Best Nine of 2017

I can’t believe that we are now on the last few days of 2017!  As much as I’d like to say that this year flew by quickly, I also realized that a lot of things also happened that seemed like so long ago.  And there are nine experiences that made this year very memorable for me.

Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017 Pacer Recap

I’m back once again for another pacer duty, this time with the 21K leg of Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017.  Here’s my recap of one of the most festive running events of the year.

Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017 Race Results and Photos

The official race results of the recently concluded Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017 is now available online.  You may view the results here and you may view the links to the event photos here. To all the finishers, Congratulations! 😀 You may read my recap of this event here.

A Perfect 10 (Miles)

It’s the New Year and what better way to jumpstart the year than with a run?  And what’s great is that I got to start it with Takbo.ph’s event, running the 10-mile leg.  Here’s my story of this delightful race.

Takbo.ph Runfest: Happiness

Takbo.ph Runfest is one of the races that I always look forward to each year for sentimental reasons.  I always think of it as Takbo.ph “pioneer” group’s annual reunion, back from the days when race registration cost ₱250 and a big race does not exceed thousand runners.

A Night to Remember: Takbo.ph Nightfest

It was one of those oh so rare Saturday night events that I dare not miss—I can have my long sleep after a Friday nightlife, be reunited once again with friends I missed for so long, and be able to run on a new place.  Nothing beats the charm of running in a new place,…

Thank You! Acknowledgments 2010

Happy Holidays everyone!  Time sure does fly, and before we knew it, Christmas is over, and we’re counting down the days before the New Year is upon us!  But before the year completely passes there are some credits I would like to mention, from the best events of the year, to special thanks from my…

Ilocos Norte 2010 Revisit Preview: In Photos

I just returned from one of the best experiences of my life, in one of my favorite places in the Philippines.  I sure have a lot of stories and pictures to share, but for now here are some select few photos that I could share while I cook up my narrative:

DNS 101: Registered, Plate Unavailable

How does a running community celebrate its anniversary?  By running of course! Takbo.ph held its first Runfest to celebrate the occasion last Sunday.  It was the last race I signed up for before I got injured, one of the rare few that charged below P500 as registration fee, and definitely one of my most anticipated…

Summoned by the gods of running…

Last Wednesday, amidst the ruckus and chaos known as office work, a mysterious package arrived from the gods of running… I was nestled deep within the realms of programming when all of a sudden I was informed of such package: Guard: Sir, you have a delivery RP: Who, me?  Really?  (Dumbfounded, still processing scripts in…