- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, Trail Runs Brooks Run Happy 3: Cross Country Challenge by Cheryl Villareal on Apr 14th, 2014
Brooks Run Happy is back! This time however, they are giving runners a new and exciting route to look forward to. On May 11, 2014 Brooks will give you a race that you will surely enjoy. The challenge that runners constantly look for will definitely be served in the form of obstacle courses and uphill grinds incorporated in our nature inspired route. With a mix of on & off road terrain and the scenic view of Tanay Rizal, this race will be one ... Read More » Tags Share Comments (0 )
- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Trail Runs Guerilla Race Leg 2: Finish the Race or Die Trying by Cheryl Villareal on Apr 3rd, 2014
The Guerilla Race Series is the first obstacle-driven race series of its kind in the Philippines. Developed by a Philippine Army scout ranger, the Guerilla Race Series is meant to test the participants’ limits in terms of endurance of body, presence of mind and resilience of spirit. It offers a progressive race course, with four venues of varying distances and difficulty levels. Each leg of the series is devised with terrain-inspired or venue s... Read More » Tags Share Comments (0 )
- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Results and Experiences, Trail Runs Teva Trail Challenge: Surviving a 5k Run, Hike and Swim with my TevaSphere Shoes by Cheryl Villareal on Aug 9th, 2013
I’ve been getting invites to join trail runs for the longest time but I never really joined any mainly for 2 reasons: One, I didn’t have any trail shoes and two, I didn’t have any transportation. The only trail run I joined was a short trail run in Filinvest Alabang. Blog on that HERE.
Last July 28, while most runners prepared for the historical Milo run, I was preparing for my first trail run in San Mateo Rizal. Everything was set... Read More » Tags Share Comments (0 )
- Filed under: Beach Run, Featured, Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, Multisport, obstacle run, Run for a Cause, Trail Runs, Triathlon Karera Lakas Pilipinas: Tibay ng Marino, Lakas ng Pilipino happening this Aug. 25 by Cheryl Villareal on Jul 21st, 2013
Fun runs and trail runs take place almost weekly in the Philippines. I still love joining them regardless of how simple they may be, especially if it’s for a cause! Still, I always look forward for fun runs with a twist. If you’re like me, then read on!
What: Karera Lakas Pilipinas
When: August 25, 2013 (Sunday)
Where: Ternate, Cavite (military base)
Beneficiaries: MARFIT (Strength and conditioning programs for marines) ... Read More » Tags Share Comments (10 )
- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Trail Runs Teva Trail Challenge at Eartheaven, San Mateo Rizal by Cheryl Villareal on Jul 7th, 2013
Anyone up for a trail run before the month ends at San Mateo Rizal? What about a trail run with an extra trail challenge? If you’re up for an extra fun trail run then sign up for the Teva Trail Challenge before slots run out!
What: Teva Trail Challenge (with a muddy obstacle course)
When: July 28, 2013 (Sunday)
Where: Eartheaven, San Mateo Rizal
Gun Start: 5:30am
Race Categories: 5k and 10k
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- Filed under: Featured, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Running News and Highlights, Running Tips, Trail Runs Discover the Trails in Filinvest: The City Doesn’t Get Greener than this! by Cheryl Villareal on Apr 19th, 2013
Last April 13, a group of running bloggers including myself were invited for a trail run at Filinvest City near Alabang. I’ve never tried trail running but vave always been curious to so I thought this would be a great chance to start. Question was, where were the trails in Filinvest? I’ve never seriously explored Filinvest but I’ve always thought of it as a business district or residential area. I never knew there were trails!
So Ph... Read More » Tags Share Comments (1 )
- Filed under: Beach Run, Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Trail Runs Skyathon Boracay Beach Run 2013: Run and SAVE the Island! by Cheryl Villareal on Feb 23rd, 2013
Summer’s here!!! I’m sure most of you are getting ready for your various beach escapades and summer adventures! So to all the runners out there, how does a fun run on the beach sound?
WHAT: Skyathon Boracay Beach Run 2013
WHEN: April 13, 2013 (Saturday, 5am assembly time)
WHERE: Epic Beachfront, Station 2, Boracay
RACE CATEGORIES: 5KM / 10KM / Couple's 10KM Relay
Race Categories and Registration Fees:
5k - 50... Read More » Tags Share Comments (0 )
- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, obstacle run, Trail Runs Merrell Adventure Run: Run on the Rugged Side by Cheryl Villareal on Feb 23rd, 2013
It’s time once again for the Merrell Adventure Run! It’s fun to run on the usual routes at the Fort or MOA, but wouldn’t it be thrilling to run on the rugged side for a change?
What: Merrell Adventure Run
When: April 27, 2013 (Saturday)
Where: Mt. Sinai, Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo Rizal
Race and Registration Details:
Race Categories: 5km, 10km and 21km
Registration Fees: P650, P800 and P950 respectively
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- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, Trail Runs Waldorf Trail Run at Timberland Heights by Cheryl Villareal on Nov 29th, 2012
Start the year with a trail run and share a little of your blessings with this fund-raising event from Manila Waldorf School.
What: Walforf Trail Run
When: January 26, 2013 (Saturday)
Where: Timberland Heights, San Mateo Rizal
Race Categories and prices
3K. PhP 400
5K. PhP 500
10K. PhP 600
*inclusive of: Detailed Race Info Sheet, Waldorf Trail Run t-shirt, and Race-Bib (with safety pins, raffle tic... Read More » Tags Share Comments (1 )
- Filed under: Fun Runs and Marathons, Health and Fitness, Night Run, Running News and Highlights, Sunset run, Trail Runs Splendido Sunset Run 2012 by Cheryl Villareal on Oct 7th, 2012
Running in Manila is GREAT but running somewhere else in the Philippines is even more awesome. So what do you guys think of a run where you get to watch the sunset over Taal volcano? Sweet!
From its humble beginnings in June of 2011, the Splendido Fun Run had grown in term of size and scope. The run that started as a family event is now being participated by the country’s elite runners. Sponsors have been lining up to join the ev... Read More » Tags Share Comments (0 )