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My Runs

Running was an unexpected passion but it did caught up real fast that started with those 3K and 5K runs then to 10K, 15K and 16K road races and a consistent training regimen that started late 2010 and the passion has endured and taking a shot at longer and faster runs.

Personal Records

3K: 17 minutes

5K: 27 minutes

6K: 34 Minutes

10K: 59 minutes

12K: 1 hour 19 minutes

15K: 1 hour 35 minutes

16K: 1 hour 42 minutes

21K: 2 hours 18minutes

32K 3 hours 57 minutes

42K 5 hours 42 minutes

We Run We Care We Share

We Run We Share We Care is an intimate run for a cause spearheaded by Reyes Tacandong & Co Foundation Inc. For me, it was a chance to meet up and run with former mentors and colleagues in the audit profession. Continue reading »

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Color Manila Glitter Run

Growing up and getting old is a reality but feeling old is optional. Color Manila Glitter Run helped us reach out to the inner children within us. Color Powder, Glitters and Bubbles plus a festive run gave us a really fun time with close friends. Continue reading »

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Lantau 2 Peaks

Sometimes we succeed and sometimes we learn. Lantau 2 Peaks was a game plan gone wrong for me. I ended up having cramps, getting lost and ending up with a totally different adventure. It was not my day but lessons were learned and truly grateful to have a race partner who’d hang in there with me during those tough times. Continue reading »

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Run 2 Me

Run 2 Me was an intimate run in celebration for Master Lao Ogerio’s Birthday. It also came with a long uphill climb to Mount Parawagan to Wawa Area. A good climb is always a welcome challenge for weekend trail warriors like me. Continue reading »

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Rough N Tough Mountain Run – Leg 2

Rough N’ Tough was well… Rough and Tough… and it was Wet and Wild too. The climbs had the added challenge of the soft muddy surface and the descents required a lot of courage and “bahala na si Batman” kind of attitude. It was a character-defining race that has started to become he flavor of the trails this rainy season. Continue reading »

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Double Terrain Challenge

It was a wet and wild Double Terrain Challenge with Unli-Putik and Unli-Ilog.  True to its name, it was a challenge indeed and a really great way to enjoy the trails of Tanay in a bit wilder condition. Read About: #TaleOfTheTrail Tung-Tong Falls (Tanay, Rizal) #TaleOfTheTrail Mount Paliparan (Tanay, Rizal) Double Terrain Challenge I’m starting … Continue reading »

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CM Challenge 2017

It’s a colorful kind of dirty for me at Color Manila Challenge 2017. This time it wasn’t just about color powders but a bunch of obstacles as well. CM Challenge also came with a challenging rolling route using the McKinley West and Bayani Road Area. Of course, the run is just an appetizer for the wonderful color display at the Color Manila Festival. #ColorManila #CMChallengeAccepted #ILoveColorManila Continue reading »

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Salomon Xtrail Run Pilipinas 2017

The Path of Most Resistance is “Putik.” Salomon Xtrail Run Pilipinas 2017 had a muddy twist this year with a wet and slippery course along Subic’s vast forest reserve. It’s gonna make you question your will, your sanity and your physical capabilities but once you’ve surpassed the difficulties, you know you had one hell of a memorable race. Continue reading »

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Soleus Cross Country Challenge 2017

It was nice to be racing again. 3 Months away from the competitive environment of a trail race and it felt that I’m starting over again. It really helps that I’m in a familiar course and a really festive environment at Soleus Cross Country Challenge 2017 to help me endure the rigors and pains of a race. Continue reading »

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DBB Mountain Rockstar 2017

Running DBB Rockstar event is never an easy task at whatever distance. The trails were both technical and slippery and the ascents were really steep and endless. The scorching summer sun also came to play at the latter part of the race. At the end of the day, that’s what Rockstars are made of. Rockstar takes all the adversity and just shine. Continue reading »

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