With TNF’s introduction of a 50K leg (as a replacement to the venerable 100K relay) many runners were encouraged to do their first trail ultramarathon, and surprisingly with my circle of friends many of which were ladies! Of course there were also a select few first timers (within my network at least) that braved the…
TNF100 2010 Chronicles: The Adventure Begins (Part 1)
The North Face 100, the Philippines’ toughest ultramarathon race is back on its third year, this time on possibly its toughest leg, Baguio City. TNF100 was always on a league on its own and with Baguio City as its stage it surely would be an adventure of a lifetime.
TNF100 Race Results
Race results for the recently concluded TNF100 Philippines 2010 is now posted via http://www.thenorthface100.ph. Congratulations everyone! The first part of my TNF100 Chronicles is already posted: The Adventure Begins
Limits Tested, Trails Endured—TNF100 Completed!
Congratulations to all TNF100 Philippines 2010 finishers particularly those in 50 and 100K! This goes out as well to those who finished outside the cutoff—be proud of what you’ve accomplished! And to those who weren’t as successful, the important thing is to never stop striving! I’m especially proud of our TNF50 ladies whom not only…
Mt. Maculot Revisited (Part 2)
The challenges were going back up the trails and retrace our route from the summit to find the right way. Luckily my teammates followed my suggestion of packing light so despite the crumbling ground, with teamwork they were able to pull through with relative difficulty. I however didn’t with my weight training. Mt. Maculot was…
Mt. Maculot Revisited (Part 1)
Stubborn as I am my injury wasn’t enough to keep me in one place—once again I’m out and about on an adventure, this time to revisit an “old friend” Mt. Maculot. And what perfect date to set it but on another long weekend courtesy of Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor), the 9th of April….