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Tagged With: Marathon

Cordillera Mountain Marathon

Distance: 11 Kilometers Date: March 22, 2015 Venue: Mount Pulag, Kabayan, Benguet Life is a climb.  You have to take in the struggles to appreciate the finer moments.  Cordillera Mountain Marathon gave a really lung-busting, muscle-aching, heartbeat-raising and mentally challenging climb to the top of Mount Pulag.  The Cordillera Mountain Run had us chasing sunrise … Continue reading »

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The Newton Experiment

The journey towards my second marathon also had me searching for the shoes that would fit me perfectly.  It doesn’t stop there as I had to build in the mileage and bond with my shoes until it felt like a part of me.  I ended up trying up #Newton Distance III and I found out … Continue reading »

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Condura Skyway Marathon 2015 #CSM2015

Date: February 1, 2015 Distance: 42.195 Kilometers Venue: Filinvest, Alabang #CSM2015 was Marathon Number 2 for me.  Each race is a different story. Each marathon is always special since it takes months-worth of preparation.  It’s a test of mental fortitude to overcome those tough moments.  It builds character that makes all the effort worth it … Continue reading »

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Incoming: Cordillera Mountain Marathon

“Being on top of a mountain gives you an appreciation of nature’s raw beauty.  The Cordillera Mountain Marathon gives you more than that with about 60% of the 42 kilometer route and the full 11 kilometer route 2000 meters above sea level.  That’s a scenic delight that will give you a view of pristine areas … Continue reading »

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Run United Philippine Marathon

  Distance: 21K Location: SM Mall of Asia Date: October 5, 2014 “Run United is a journey for most with the Citues (Faster), Altius (Longer) and Fortius (Stronger) theme that encouraged runners to take the next step in their running journey.  SM Mall of Asia became a host to another series of feel good stories … Continue reading »

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Incoming: Corregidor Marathon and Corregidor International Half Marathon 2015

“If you’ve joined the annual Corregidor International Half Marathon or the Corregidor Marathon, you’ll know how epic the experience is but if you haven’t, it’s an experience like no other.  You get to try different surfaces to run on from cemented roads, trails, stony beach, grassy airfields and even stairs.  You get challenged by the … Continue reading »

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Grab your Runners World Philippines Now

“I got to tick off two bucket list item this year. One is to finish a marathon and the other is to write for Runner’s World Philippines.  Check out the latest issue of Runner’s World and read about my journey towards finishing forty freakin’ two kilometers.” Read about: The Bull Runner Dream Marathon 2014 Runner’s … Continue reading »

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Nat Geo Run 2014 #natgeorun2014

“It’s not everyday that you get to race in BGC, Makati and McKinley Area.  NatGeo gave us a fresh route from the usual races we have.  Much more than a race, #natgeorun2014 was a run for the environment with more than 12,000 runners supporting the cause.” Read about: Incoming: NatGeo Run 2014 Nat Geo Run … Continue reading »

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Investing is a Marathon

“Investing is a Marathon!!!”  That’s the first thing CFA Society of the Philippines, April Tan, CFA told me on the similarities of running and investing as CFA Philippines made its presence felt in the running scene with the highly successful Financial Fitness Run last February 23, 2014.  Financial Fitness Run not only gave the runners … Continue reading »

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TBR Dream Marathon #TBRDM2014 #TBRUlahDream

Distance: 42.1 Kilometers (Full Marathon) Date: February 16, 2014 Venue: Nuvali “There’s just less than 1% of the world who has finished a Marathon.  A Marathon feels like running forever. Your muscles gets weaker and your energy base gets depleted but it’s your heart and will that will keep you afloat.  Finishing TBR Dream Marathon … Continue reading »

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