Thursday, July 24, 2014

Zensah Compression Gear: A Runner’s Best Friend

Manila, Philippines / July 16, 2014 – As the demand for quality sports wear increases, runners and athletes of all ages are now on the look-out for new and effective ways to improve their performance, whether it’s by using specialized running shoes or by donning ultra-aerodynamic garments. But now, with the introduction of seamless compression gear from Zensah, one of the world’s leading compression sportswear brands, runners from all over the Philippines can now enjoy the full benefits that quality compression gear has to offer.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014


Sofitel Philippine Plaza is giving a special room rates for all registered runners at the Manila Half Marathon 2014. Sofitel Manila Half Marathon 2014 is happening on Augst 17, 2014. 

Registration Sites:

Runnr, BGC

Toby’s SM Mall of Asia

Toby’s The Block

Sunday, July 13, 2014


Date: August 17, 2014
Time: 4:00 AM
Venue: SM Mall Of Asia
Start time: 4:00am
Race distance: 5km, 10km and 21km
Online Registration
Start of registration: June 27, 2014
End of registration: August 1, 2014

In-Store Registration
Start of registration: July 14, 2014
End of registration: August 4, 2014

Registration sites:

·         Move, 30th Street, BGC
·         Toby’s SM Mall of Asia
·         Toby’s The Block

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Carbtrim TBR All Women Race


DATE         :  JULY 20, 2014

VENUE       : Spectrum Midway near Filinvest Tent
                   Filinvest CorporateCity
DISTANCE   : 5km/10km/21km

Monday, June 2, 2014

White Flower Run 2014: Kaya Natin ‘To Pilipinas! Takbo ng Kaunlaran

White Flower, a trusted brand and a household name to Filipino families, invites all of us to join their first ever running event: Kaya Natin ‘To Pilipinas: Takbo ng Kaunlaran!  The race will feature a special 21k category which will feature a “race within a race”. The race is set on August 17, 2014 at Bonifacio Global City. More details below:

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Yurbuds Venture Duro

No one knows Adventure like yurbuds. In a staunch advocacy dedicated towards the athlete and the outdoor community, yurbuds®, maker of the number one sport earphone in the United States guaranteed never to hurt or fall out, comes out with its newest offering: the new Adventure series geared towards the outdoor community. yurbuds continues to design sport equipment for the needs of every type of athlete.

As an avid hiker, yurbuds designer Aaron Gorga is in tune with the outdoor community. By listening closely to the needs of his network, he created an innovative earphone that looks and feels like “gear” a hiker, climber or adventurer would use.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The Alaska Tri-Aspire

The Alaska Tri-Aspire team is a professional triathlon team composed of 2 of the world’s best professional triathlon athletes and 5 Filipino elite development athletes. The Alaska Tri-Aspire team aims to produce legitimate professional athletes who can compete in the 5i50, 70.3 IronMan, XTERRA events and athletes who can represent the Philippines in the Asian Beach Games, Asian Games and Olympic games.

The Power of TRi

Alaska holds “The Power of Tri: 3 Weekends, 3 great sports events”

The best things in life truly come in threes as Alaska unveiled in "The Power of Tri: 3 Weekends, 3 Great Sports Events” Press Conference last May 16 at the Seda Hotel, Bonifacio Global City.  The three sport events will compose of swim, bike, and run events – Alaska IronKids Philippines Aquathlon, Alaska Cycle Philippines, and Alaska World Milk Day Family Run.

World Vision Run 2014 on June 22, 2014

Event Date : Sunday, 22 June 2014
Time : 3:00am to 9:30am  
Race Organizer : RunRio Inc. 
Race Owner : World Vision Phils. 
Start & End Point : 34th St. BGC 
Beneficiary : World Vision

On-line Registration : April 28 - June 8, 2014
On-site Registration: May 15 - June 15, 2014

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Alaska's #JrNBA and #JrWNBA All-Star Winners

On April 27, 2014, the final leg of Alaska #JrNBA and #JrWNBA was held at SM Mall of Asia's Concert Hall.  On this day, top campers were chosen to be next #JrNBA and #JrWNBA All-Star Team. 

From top 50 boy campers and 24 girl campers, only top 10 for the boys and top 5 for the girls will be selected to become the Jr All-Stars.

Here are the lucky selected young basketball #JrNBA and #JrWNBA

Jr. NBA Coach of the Year: Cliff Andy Tesocan (Tacloban, Leyte)
Jr. WNBA Coach of the Year: Ma. Pia Dysangco (Tondo, Manila)

Alaska Sports Youth Ambassador, Jr. NBA: Rhayyan Amsali (Studies in Manila but from Zamboanga)
Alaska Sports Youth Ambassador, Jr. WNBA: Christiana Dimaunahan (Manila)

Jr. WNBA Top 5:
1)      Mary Jean Pascual
2)      Karl Ann Pingol
3)      Arielle Lanot
4)      Roxanne Salvador
5)      Kreecie Bettina Binaohan

Jr. NBA All-Star Team:
1)      Vince Leo Dolendo (Iloilo RSC but from Antique)
2)      Andrew Velasco (Cebu)
3)      Luigi Velasco (Manila)
4)      David Leandro Umadhay (Iloilo RSC but from Antique)
5)      Jethro Rocamora (Cebu)- smallest in the team J
6)      Paul Matthew Manalang (Manila)
7)      John Richard Gan (Iloilo)
8)      Sam Josef Belangel (Bacolod)
9)      Jan Cyril Narvasa (Manila)
10)   Rhayyan Amsali (Manila)

Friday, May 9, 2014

Alaska #JrNBA #JrWNBA National Training Camp

Press Release - 

Alaska shines spotlight on country's best young basketball players.

From the Regional Selection Camps and Alaska Basketball Power Camps all over the country, - participated in by more than 80,000 boys, girls, and coaches - the top 50 boys and top 24 girls will undergo final selection on April 25 and 26 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) Forum. The national coaches will be selected and also the top ten boys and top five girls will be named Jr. NBA and Jr. WNBA All-Stars on April 27 at the SM Mall of Asia Concert Hall.   

Monday, March 17, 2014


On, April 27, 2014, National Geographic Channel (NGC) renews its commitment to the environment by celebrating this year's Earth Day ( which falls on April 22 globally) with another round of its wildly succesful Earth Day Run.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Run United 1 FAQs



How can I register for this race?
You can register online for 2014 RUN UNITED 1 from January 31 to March 9, 2014. Log on to and click on the Run United logo to be redirected to the registration page.

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