May 11, 2012

Balega Socks Now Available In Riovanna

One of the premiere socks brand from South Africa has recently landed in the stores of Riovana: Balega. Taking its name from a Zulu word which means "to move with speed", Balega socks are popular mong runners and enthusiasts alike who want nothing short of the best when it comes to running socks. Technically superior and designed for high performance, Balega socks draw its inspiration from the rich culture of South Africa. Balega's soft thread performance socks offer runners that most comfortable experience by reducing the impact while increasing the cushioning effect at the same time. With dynamic air conditioning fabric system that offers low moisture absorbency and excellent fabric resistance that allows the socks to maintain its peak performance through the years make Balega socks a must-have for any runner or enthusiast alike who wants to grow in harmony with the sport.

Get that heightened running experience with the right pair of socks that offers speed, stability and utmost comfort. Only from Balega.
Visit Riovana at the Ground Floor of Active Fun Building 9th avenue corner 28th street at the Bonifacio Global City, near Honda BGC and at the 3rd Floor of  Regis Center Building, Loyola Heights, Quezon City in front of Ateneo De Manila University.
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May 4, 2012

May 3, 2012

Run United 2 2012

On-line registration: April 16 to May 27, 2012
Online registrants will receive their complete race kit including the singlet during the Race Expo.

In-Store registration:
Exclusive Early Registration for RU1 21k Registrants - April 16 to April 29, 2012
Regular Registration – April 30, June 3, 2012

Registration centers:
Riovana Store BGC, 28th St. cor. 9th Ave., Bonifacio Global City
Mon-Thurs : 11am to 9pm
Fri-Sun : 10am to 10pm

Riovana Store Katipunan
3rd floor Regis Bldg. Katipunan, Quezon City
Mon-Sun : 10am to 8pm

SM Mall of Asia, G/F Entertainment Hall, Roxas Blvd., Manila
Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm

SM North The Block
Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm

21km Singlet

3km/5km/10km Singlet

500m Dash Singlet

Active Health Belt Bag 
(to be received at the Race Expo)

Runrio Timing Card 
(to be received at the Race Expo for 21km runners only)

•Race kits may run out before June 3, 2012, therefore registration may end earlier than announced deadline.
•A valid ID must be presented upon registration. For group registration, a photocopy of any valid ID & picture must be presented by the representative.
•Singlet size availability will be on a first come first serve basis.
• A timing device will be used by all participants during the race.
•For in-store registrants, keep your registration receipts. You need to present it to claim your Race Kits at the Expo.

For online registrants, kindly print and present your confirmation e-mail to claim your Race Kits at the Expo.

Race results will be available within three (3) days after the race in the following websites. and

In-Store Registration:
•Globe - 0916 5709220
•Smart - 0929 7178164
•Landline - (632) 703-1736

Timing and Race Results:
Other concerns and Feedback:

Race Expo Details:

Why are we holding a race expo?
•Venue for runners to check out the latest and coolest sports apparel
•Fitness and athletic brands can present their latest products and services
•Hang out with fellow runners/sports enthusiasts, friends and family
•Race kit claiming made more interesting & interactive

Who is Team Bike Boutique?
•The only and best event merchandise company in Asia Pacific
•Same company that also does all Ironman Stores across Asia & Australia
•Sponsors the Alaska Aces, IM 70.3 Philippines and 5i50.

Major marathons around the world host race expos days before their event.
New York ING Marathon

Chicago Marathon

Color-Coded Race Bib Number

2nd Piece of 21km Finisher's Medal