World of DC Comics All-Star Fun Run

I cannot be more excited when I found out that a DC Comics-licensed fun run is to be held in the country, and it would be a first in Asia!  It would be on April 18, 2015 coinciding with the 80th anniversary of DC Comics.  And if it’s DC Comics, expect superheroes!  Here are the…

Running in Siargao: Siargao It Up Half Marathon

It is one of the most popular destination sites in the Philippines, included in the list of “Destinations to watch in 2013” by Condé Nast Traveller, and considered eighth in the “World’s 50 best surf spots” by CNN Travel.  It’s Siargao!  Now it’s opening up its roads for runners with the Siargao It Up Half Marathon.

My adidas King of the Road Philippines 2013 Experience

One of the most anticipated races of the year is adidas King of the Road (KOTR) and having one of the most expensive race fees in the country, expectations were really high.  Did adidas KOTR Philippines 2013 deliver?

My First 16.8K Race with adidas King of the Road 2012

The recently concluded adidas King of the Road 2012 is probably the most “international” race in the Philippines so far this year with runners coming from all over the world, one of the most colorful, and has one of the best finisher’s medals.  Here’s the story of my first 16.8K race.

Dried Mango Chronicles: Cebu City Marathon 2012

Cebu City Marathon 2011 holds my record for my fastest marathon so breaking my course record would also mean a new personal best—what a pressure!  On a lighter note, merely completing CCM will finally take me across my first 3,000 kilometers.  Will I be able to break my previous record, or will I just break…

T-Rio (Day 03): The Establishment of a New King (of the Road)

Third day: Thursday, March 03, 2011.  Finally, after three days, the “trilogy” of media launches is about to conclude.  On this third day we were brought at The Establishment in the Fort Entertainment Complex for a lunch launch of one of the biggest races of the year, the adidas King of the Road.

Run 4 Life 2010

Put on your running shoes and join Lifeline’s Fun Run for a Cause.  Proceeds of the 3K run contribute to the Satellite School Program, 5K run to the Patient of the Month beneficiaries, and the 10K run to the Medical Missions. Run 4 Life 2010 When: July 11, 2010 Where: The Serenity Place, Westgate Center,…

Ten Running Essentials 2010 Edition

My first post about the ten running essentials served as my shopping guide when I was just starting with the sport.  Back then I had no experience to rely on so I was dependent on guides like these.  Now, more than a year hence I can say I’ve gained some knowledge to finally update the…

SanMig Coffee Bay Run

SanMig Coffee Bay Run Dash for Health 2010 When: May 23, 2010 Where: SM Mall of Asia Distances (and gunstart): 15K (5:30AM), 10K (5:45AM), 5K (5:50AM), 3K (5:55AM) Registration: P550 for 15K and 10K; P450 for 5K and 3K at Chris Sports Festival Mall, Mall of Asia, Glorietta, SM North Edsa Annex, SM Megamall ROX…