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Tagged With: Trail Running

#TaleOfTheTrail Wawa Inigan Casile (San Mateo, Rizal)

The San Mateo area is rich with trails. Taking the trail via Wawa Dam gives you a feel-good trail that is relatively flat and has a lot of river crossings. It gives you a scenic view of the mountains of the Sierra Madre region and really a fun time exploring the rivers. Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Camp Sinai, Pintong Bukawe, Casile, Inigan (San Mateo, Rizal)

Camp Sinai has a giant tablet of the 10 commandments. Aside from that you get a majestic view of the Siera Mountain Range with the clouds and the mountains painting a beautiful picture. The fun part of this trails is that it’s run-able but do expect a really long and challenging climb on the way back. Continue reading »

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Incoming: Mount Sembrano Mountain Run 2016

Mount Sembrano Mountain Run would definitely give you that breathtaking scenic view that will make those breathless moments worth each difficult stride. Be it a 15K distance or the longer 30K, you’re in for a visual delight and a physical challenge. Register now and see you on May 29, 2016 at Malaya, Pililia, Rizal. Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Ambuklao Dam (Ambuklao, Bokod, Benguet)

We were Trail-struck at Ambuklao Trail as it gave us a view of the Ambuklao Lake and the different mountain range as we went around the perimeter of the Lake. The trail is a bit raw and a bit dangerous in some portions because of the brittle soil but once you brave the tough part, you’re gonna be impressed by the beauty of Ambuklao Lake. Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Mount Kalugong and Mount Yangbo (La Trinidad, Benguet)

Nature gives us a humbling experience. It’s the time we realize that the world in its simplest form is naturally beautiful. Mount Kalugong gives you a several rock formation overlooking the La Trinidad Valley while Mount Yangbo offers a higher and majestic view of the area. #TaleOfTheTrail Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Sierra Madre Trails (Tanay, Rizal)

With the Sierra Mountain Range as their backdrop, Tanay, Rizal has a lot of scenic trails. These trails rewards you with an overlooking view of the mountain ranges, crystal clear river crossing and really scenic waterfalls. It’s gonna give you an adrenaline rush as you breeze through its descents, test your wills on the climbs and bring out the kid in you on the rivers and waterfalls. Continue reading »

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Incoming Salomon X-Trail Pilipinas 2016

It’s the difficult races that tends to be the more memorable ones.  Salomon X-Trail Runs is the tough challenge that people would love to conquer again and again.  Salomon X-Trail Pilipinas 2016 shifts to a more accessible venue at Subic, which would give you a fresher, greener and more historic view of Subic come April … Continue reading »

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Testing Out Brooks Pure Grit 4

Brooks Pure Grit 1 was my very first trail running shoes. I had a lot of trail mileage and finished a lot of races with Pure Grit 1. It was such a pleasure to test out Brooks Pure Grit 4, which now has a more compact design and improved traction with its 3D Hex lugs. Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Casile / Bajo River / PG / Pintong Bukawe Trails (San Mateo, Rizal)

The trails in San Mateo is a roller coaster ride. It has lung-busting ascents and has long adrenaline-pumping descents. The beauty of the trail is that at its peak, you get a view of the mountains and at times, even a sea of clouds. At the bottom of the trail, you get the rivers to admire. It would have your eyes feasted, your heart-rate beating faster and your legs getting stronger. Continue reading »

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Incoming: Rizal Mountain Run

Rizal Mountain Run offers the scenic backdrop of the mountain ranges in San Mateo Rizal. It gives you different surfaces that ranges from gravel or dirt roads, fire trails, river crossings and single track trails. You’ll also get to hurdle long stretches of climbs and descents as you conquer your distance. Rizal Mountain Run is a total trail experience offering a newbie friendly 15 kilometer distance, a mid-range distance of 30 kilometers and an Ultra distance of 50 kilometers all happening on February 28, 2016 at Basekamp, Brgy Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo Rizal. It won’t come easy but once you cross the finish line, it will be worth it. Continue reading »

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