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- Part 4: London Marathon – The Race
RACE REPORT: Virgin London Marathon 2013 Date: Sunday, 21 April 2013 Gun start: 10:00 AM RUN FOR BOSTON “This is it.” I thought. After months of training under the excruciating heat in Manila, here I was with a laundry bag on top of my running clothes to keep me warm from the chilly start. I [...]
- TBR Dream Team Run: “The Happiest Run Ever!”
WOW. This is so much fun! That’s what I thought as I watched the runners come in during our first TBR Dream Team Run last Saturday, November 17, 2012 at NUVALI. And, as I welcomed the teams of runners coming in, that’s all I heard too! “It was the ‘funnest’ run!” “Ang saya!” “It was [...]
- Aw Shucks! Thanks Runner’s World Philippines!
You know how it feels when someone you admire acknowledges you and your work, like a well-esteemed professor giving you an A+ or your boss tapping your back for a job well done? That’s how I felt when Marie Calica, Editor-in-Chief of Runner’s World Philippines, invited me to be on the cover of Runner’s World [...]
- Race Report: Tri United 2 – From Holy Shiv to Holy Cramps!
Event: Tri united 2 Date: 1 July 2012 Venue: Laiya, Batangas Organizer: Bike King Tri United 2 was to be my first long distance triathlon: swim 2k, bike 60k, and run 15k. To say, I was nervous would be an understatement. The only thing that could console me was that I knew I had run [...]
- Race Report: California International Marathon 2011
The Califonia International Marathon is a point to point, net downhill race. It starts at Folsom Dam, a 20-minute ride from Sacramento and ends at the finish line at California State Capitol in Sacramento. The course offers gentle rolling hills which allows for fast times and, subsequently, a high number of Boston qualifiers. No wonder [...]