May 24, 2009

Run for Children's Fun

A new race will be happening on June 14, 2009 at UP Diliman, 6am. Run, Run for Children's Fun is a run for a cause for the restoration of the East Avenue Medical Center Playroom for Pediatric Cancer Patients. Presented and organized by the Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA), this race will be handled by the Group of Coach Ige Lopez (MACL Event). 5k and 10k distances are open runs, while the 3k is exclusive for PTAA members, children and member dependents. According to the organizers they will feature the famous heartbreak hill as the route for this race. This will be an anticipated run for many who wish to conquer the heartbreak hill route of UP Diliman.

The Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) is supporting this charity run by providing Livestrong wristbands to all registered runners. Up for grab are chances of winning free trips to key Asian Cities on the raffle draws.

So, lace it on and see you at the starting line.

Raffle Prizes:
1. Roundtrip ticket to Honolulu Hawaii
2. Round trip ticket to Hongkong

3. 2 Roundtrip tickets to Macau (via Clark)
4. Roundtrip ticket to Cebu
5. 2 $200 Airfare ticket discount voucher to any US destination
6. 2 Nights hotel accommodation for 2 with breakfast in Bangkok
7. Overnight room with breakfast for 2 in Pan Pacific Hotel
8. Overnight room for 2 at Manila Peninsula
9. Overnight accommodation for 2 in Boracay

10. Lunch or dinner for 2 at Spiral Restaurant in Sofitel Hotel

Registration On-going.
PTAA Office: 552-0027 to 29
Mizuno Stores: Bonifacio High Street & Trinoma Mall

ROX: Bonifacio High Street


  1. hi vener, looking forward to joining this race too. :)

  2. Hi Vener, your rununlimited is simply
    beautiful. It is very inspiring and entertaining to us who are just beginners. Thanks a heap for including our PTAA Charity Run this coming June 14. GOOD LUCK!!!

  3. Hi Dennis, it's a must for you. Given the prizes for the raffle, winner ka na rito, besides UP Diliman is a great place to run. See you all at the race.

    Hi Beginners Luck, thanks for dropping by my blog. We are anticipating this big event and looking forward to run with you here. Regards.

  4. Hey Vener. Sounds like this is a good race. Would really recommend it.

    Hey, congratulations on the Runnex 10K. I still have some work to do to get my time down towards yours.

    Anyway, Go Lakers! This has been another interesting series. Please take care.

  5. HI idol Vener, looks like a nice race! Congrats on your recent podium finish btw! As always an inspiration to us all :)

  6. Hi Wayne, thanks. I just added some speed sessions in my training instead of running long distances on sundays. Go lakers.

    Hi Luis, thanks. Congrats on your baguio finish too. See you again.

  7. see you sunday!!!! let's bring home the raffle prizes! haha

  8. See you then Dennis, sana manalo tayo. Thanks for dropping by.