Incoming: Colorfest Electric Run Recharged

Colorfest Electric Run Recharged

Get your glow on and your running shoes ready for the most electrifying event of the year! Colorfest Electric Night Run is back and RECHARGED, happening on August 24, 2024, at the iconic SM MOA Complex. Running in the night is fun but when you add in the glow sticks, color powders and the color powder ceremony, it becomes an unforgettable type of fun that gonna light up your night.

Runners and even non-runners will enjoy the fun that the color fun brings whether you go for 10K, 5K, 3K, and 1K distances. Each course is designed to offer a unique experience filled with vibrant colors and electric vibes. As you make your way through the run, immerse yourself in a world of glowing fun and high energy beats.

But the fun doesn’t stop at the finish line! After your run, join us for an epic after-party featuring a live DJ set that will keep you dancing all night long. Capture your best fun run moments, enjoy the electrifying atmosphere, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Don’t miss out on the ultimate night run experience of the year. Gather your friends, family, and fellow runners to be a part of this colorful celebration. Register now and get ready to be RECHARGED!

For more information and registration, visit https://colorfest.asia/.

About Colorfest Electric Night Run:
Colorfest Electric Night Run is an annual night run event that combines fitness, fun, and festivity. Participants of all ages and fitness levels are invited to join and experience a night of glowing excitement and high-energy music.

Join us and get ready to light up the night!

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Incoming: Race for Life 2024

Run For Life 2024

Race for LIFE is a fun run established to raise funds for scholarships awarded by the Real LIFE Foundation. It’s more than just a “Fun Run” and it has attracted participants of all ages and directly contributed to granting over 3,000 scholarships since the foundation’s start in 2003. Race for LIFE has become a symbol of hope, fostering positive change and empowering educational dreams. Run to make a difference in someone’s life through a scholarship of the Real Life Foundation. Run easy with mini race distances or challenge yourself with a 10K distance either way, you warm your heart with the purpose or you get a fitness boost of running.

About REAL LIFE

Real LIFE Foundation is a Philippine Christian nongovernmental organization that seeks to break the cycle of poverty in Filipino homes by providing targeted educational assistance to underserved youth and empowering them through character formation and leadership development.

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Incoming: Garmin Run Philippines

Garmin Run Philippines

I started my running journey with Garmin. I chased and conquered my first running and multi sports milestones with Garmin. It’s definitely a zero to hero story as I was never meant to be the athletic sporty-type. Garmin equips you to track your progress on your goals. I am a numbers person so metrics motivates me and that’s how Garmin helped me to progress from a non-runner to a marathoner. Chasing a sub 1 10K for the first time, I had to track my pace to ensure I’m not slowing down. When I was doing my first marathon, I was watching my heart rate just to know I still have enough left in the tank. You never know what’s your limitation until you push yourself and that’s where Garmin helps.

I am sure that there are a lot of Garmin stories out there and there are more upcoming with Garmin Run Asia having its own flagship runs in the Philippines. This could be the start of a journey for non-runners are a culmination to seasoned runners chasing new PRs. Garmin Run Philippines is happening on November 17, 2024 at Filinvest Alabang with 5K, 10K and 21K distances to choose from.

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Incoming: 32nd Yakult 10 Miler

Yakult 10 Miler

It’s one of the longest running foot race in the country powered by Yakult, which is the original probiotic drink with 8 billion live Lacticaseibacillus Paracacei strain Shirota. Yakult has been advocating good health with its product and fitness through its longest running event, Yakult 10-Miler. The event has carried the running lifestyle and fitness across decades, which is now on its 32nd year.

This year is the 32nd 10-Miler Run, and it will be held on October 13, 2024, at SM MOA Complex, Pasay! Powered by Hyvesports, this event offers 3K, 5K, 10K, and 16K (10-miler) distances, catering to runners of all levels. It’s a celebration of resilience, community spirit, and personal achievements. Lace up those shoes, push the limits, and be part of this remarkable journey. It’s also among the fast-selling events with last year staging being sold out weeks before the event day. Don’t miss out on the starting line! Register NOW!

Race Details

  • Event Name: 32nd Yakult 10-miler Run
  • Event Date: OCTOBER 13, 2024
  • Event Venue: SM MOA COMPLEX
  • Race Categories: 3K, 5K, 10K and 16K (10-miler)
  • Registration via Yakult10Miler
  • Race Fees and Inclusions:
    • 16K Event Singlet, Race bib with timing chip, Hydration, Yakult Bottle, Finisher’s Shirt, Finisher’s Medal (16K) and additional merch
    • 3K, 5K, 10K Event Singlet, Race bib with timing chip, Hydration, Yakult Bottle, Finisher’s Medal
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Incoming: Ribbons of Love – Cancer Run

Ribbons of Love

The “RIBBONS OF LOVE: Cancer Run” is envisioned to be attended by cancer survivors, their family and friends, healthcare providers, cancer advocates, industry partners and supporters, health enthusiasts and those who just want to have a good time with family and friends. Included in the event are a cancer screening examination for 100 participants for breast, thyroid, cervical and prostate cancer and distribution of educational materials for the screening, diagnosis and management of the different types of cancers. 

Cancer is a personal battle. but it takes a village to have enough love and support to contribute financially and emotionally towards each battle. Ribbons of Love: Cancer Run is your chance to join the cause as this is a run envisioned for cancer patients to appreciate the gift of life, awareness for cancer and raise funds for cancer research, cancer patient needs and the national cancer summit. The run is spearheaded by Philippine College of Surgeons Cancer Commission (PCS CanCom), whose in the forefront of cancer research and welfare.

There will be 5 categories: 200M (up to 10 years old), 3KM, 5KM, 10KM and 16KM fun run categories. Pets can accompany the runners for an additional cos

Race Details

  • Date: February 11, 2024
  • Venue: Liwasang Ulalim, CCP Complex. Pasay City
  • Distances: 200m, 3k, 5K, 10K, 16K
  • Event Duration: 4:00-9:00 am
  • Registration: My Run Time
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Incoming: Sundown Rundown

Rundown Sundown

Read about: 10 Tips for a Safer Night Run

Running at night is more of my comfort zone as I’m not really an early bird. It still gives you the endorphin high but at a much later time. Sundown Rundown just brings that healthy type of fun with a night run on January 27, 2024 at Ayala Vermosa Sports Hub. Get the newbie-friendly 5K and 10K distance to jumpstart your year in running or take the long-hard 21K and 32K routes made especially for endurance athletes and just perfect for those who are in their last leg in preparation for their full marathon some time in the first quarter.

It’s an inaugural race so expect more Sundown Rundown to come. First things first, though there are still a few slots remaining or you can have yourself waitlisted at some distances by emailing superseriesph@gmail.com or follow Sundown Rundown for update at https://www.facebook.com/sundownrundown.

Gunstart is as follows while cutoff is at 10 pm

  • 32K – 4 pm
  • 21K – 5 pm
  • 10K – 5:30 pm
  • 5K – 6:00 pm

Kit claiming schedule will be announced soon and inclusions are as follows:

  • Race Bib with RFID, collectible medal, event shirt*, trophy for overall distance category winners (male and female) and exclusive discounts and freebies from brand partners.
  • We have two event shirt designs, Sundown Orange for 5km and 10km, and Dapit Hapon for 21km and 32km.

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Incoming: KCC GenSan Marathon 2024

KCC Gen San Marathon

Joining a run and traveling is among the best way to warm the heart and enrich the soul. What if you can do both? KCC Gensan Marathon is a race-cation event for you to enjoy the beauty of the Tuna Capital of the Philippines and pack those mileage in for a healthier new year.

RSRJ Events Management is inviting all runners, health and wellness enthusiasts to join the KCC GenSan Marathon 2024 on February 18, 2024. The event is a perfect venue to keep on training to achieve your goals, promote and maintain your physical and mental well – being.

The KCC GenSan Marathon 2024 will also showcase the strength and stamina of the elite runners coming from all over the country to compete in the 42K, 21K, 10K and 5K race categories. While recreational runners and health and wellness enthusiasts can test their endurance and prove their training is all worth it as they race from the start line through the finish line in their chosen race distance.

Experience the fun and the thrill of running in the Tuna Capital of the Philippines at the KCC GenSan Marathon at Veranza Mall Alfresco, General Santos City. Proceeds of this event will benefit the KCC Foundation, Inc., which provides scholarship grants to deserving and high potential students from the marginalized sector to provide them with the opportunity for better education so that they can excel in their chosen fields and become exemplary members and leaders of our society.

Register online at https://kccgensanmarathon2024.myruntime.com/register.

You may also register at KCC Mall of Gensan and KCC Mall of Marbel Payment Centers. 

Podium Prizes:

All finishers will receive a specially designed finisher medal. Finishers in the 42K, 21K and 10K race categories will also receive a fully sublimated finisher shirt. Plus, exciting freebies from our sponsors!

Register now, and be part of the community that helps communities.

Race Details

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Year of The Franc Dise Otso

Outside of my Comfort Zone

Growth was the prevailing theme of 2023 from being nominated Controller of the Year to CFO Summits and eventually being a speaker in such events. Speaking is not new to me but to speak to over hundreds of CFOs and Head of Finance is another thing. It was only when I realized that when it comes to Finance and Accounting, that we are all telling the same story but at different levels of experience and industry perspective. 24 years in the business and I’ve been through so much in this field already to have a good narrative of the story.

Travel Unlimited

I was sort of stuck on revenge travel mode as I ended up with so many trips this year, twice in Cambodia, twice in Hong Kong, twice in Singapore, once in Taiwan, once in Davao, once in Pagadian and several land trips around Luzon. Some were work, some were for fun and some were to tick off some milestones.

Asian Trilogy Complete

Having completed the first two legs in 2015 (Kinabalu) and 2016 (Fuji), it took me until 2023 to finish the third leg (Jade Mountain). Jade was the elusive one missing the lottery in 2017 and 2019 and the pandemic denying my 2020 slot. I did do Snow Mountain in 2019, which I considered my somewhat Asian Trilogy because of how difficult Jade Mountain slots are. But I did it this year and what made it special was the struggle of building my way up again after sickly phase of the year.

Sickly 2023

I couldn’t really gather enough momentum in my training towards the second quarter of the year as every time, I get some head way, I get sick or injured. Blame it on a busy schedule or old age. Anyway, I was able to be a lot healthier in the last quarter to gain enough build for the Jade Mountain climb and be healthy for the year end.

Still On A Trail Mission

When it comes to events, one day I’m retired and one day I miss mounting them and start a new one. On A Trail Mission 3 Timberland was planned February, finalized in April and mounted in May with 200+ participants. OATM4 was planned in June but had a long time for the permits and mounted in September with over 200 plants and we were also able to plant 200 trees at Camp John Hay.

Bye 2023, Let’s Go 2024

2023 was an eventful year, though on a social scale, I was less visible. I am more calculated on how I spend my time and energy. I am more at peace on my one and in what I do that I don’t need to be on top of the world all the time. I may be scaling down my activities even more in 2024 but expect me to be more focus on my goals and passions. Silent steps towards bigger goals.

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Incoming: All Women’s Run Asia

Women Power

21K Medal

Celebrate Woman’s Month this March 2024 with a run designed exclusively for Women on March 3, 2024 at the SM Mall of Asia Complex. Women Power takes the extra distance with a run event for women of all ages and fitness level with a beginner-friendly short distance road runs of 3K, 5K and 10K and a half marathon event for those who prefer to go for the longer distance. All Women’s Run more than just a race, it’s a celebration of empowerment, strength and unity. This unique gathering is crafted to create a community where women from all walks of life come together to celebrate their achievements, embrace their individuality, and uplift one another.

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Women’s Fitness Asia will be hosting a series of running IN events exclusively for women of all ages and fitness levels. Whether you are a seasoned athlete or a beginner looking to take your first steps, this is your opportunity to participate in a supportive and inclusive community that celebrates the accomplishments and resilience of women. Mark your calendars, spread the word, and join us in this extraordinary celebration of women’s empowerment through running. Together, we will cross the finish line and inspire each other to reach new heights!

The run is also here to celebrate our Supermoms as they have a special category where they can run for FREE.

More details here: All Women’s Run

Registration Details

  • Date: May 3, 2024
  • Venue: SM Mall of Asia Grounds
  • Distances: 500m, 3K, 5K and 10K and 21K
  • Registration: Hyvesports
  • Race Updates: Women’s Fitness Asia
  • Registration Rates
  • Inclusions:
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Incoming: JCI Manila Colorfest Electric Night Run For Hope

Electric Run Goes to Alabang

After a memorable and fun-filled inaugural Colorfest Electric Night Run at Bridgetowne, Pasig comes another run that’s gonna thrill and electrify the runners with visual display of neon lights in the black of the night. The next Colorfest Electric Night Run is happening in Filinvest, Alabang on May 18, 2024 and is organized and powered by JCI Manila. The run aims to raise funds for the improvement and expansion of the Night Shelter of Hospicio De San Jose. This shelter serves as an overnight refuge for homeless individuals and families.

 JCI ColorFest Electric Run for Hope is not just a run; it’s a vibrant celebration of unity and goodwill. This incredible event, brought to you by the passionate members of Junior Chamber International (JCI), is more than just a journey of footsteps—it’s a journey of hope! The run takes to the streets of Filinvest, Alabang and be thrilled with another electrifying evening of lights, colors, and hope at the JCI ColorFest Electric Run for Hope!

Registration Details

  • Date: May 18, 2024
  • Venue: Filinvest, Alabang
  • Distances: 1K, 3K, 5K and 10K
  • Registration:
    • Premium Race Kit
    • Special Early Bird (November 16-December 15, 2024) – P 1,500
    • Early Bird (December 16-February 29, 2024) – P1,700
    • Regular Rate (March 1-April 30, 2024) – P2,000
    • Last Chance (May 1-17, 2024) – P2,200
  • Inclusion:
    • Race shirt 
    • Night Light Glasses 
    • Race bib 
    • Finisher Medal 
    • Drawstring Bag 
    • Hydration 
    • Color Packet 
  • Registration: Hyvesports
  • Race Updated: Colorfest Facebook Page
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