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.   

1911: Rizal Park Hotel

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