41st Milo Marathon: Who’s Joining?

Saturday, 22 July 2017  |  Race Announcements

I’ve signed up for Milo Marathon 21k this coming July 30 in Manila.  Who else is in?!!

For some reason, I guess since this is one of the more popular races in the city that almost everyone gets excited about, I always thought I had joined quite a number of Milo races in my running career.  I browsed through my archives and realized that – gasp! – my last Milo Marathon 21k was way back in 2010.  That’s 7 years ago!  I was much younger then and hitting a 2:03 for 21k was effortless at that time (so different from how it feels nowadays lol).

I got really sentimental browsing through these photos. The running community was tight knit and quite a happy bunch.  This is a photo of Jun, Jay, and I, my closest running friends during that time and, of course, we’re still in touch

Hamming it up for Photovendo of Ben Chan!

For this coming July 30 at Milo, it will be my test race before my Ironman 70.3 relay with the Sun Life tri team the week after. I haven’t been racing much lately so, at this point, my body cooperates running at such an early time again.  Apologies for the Tita speak lol. (more…)

TBR Sun Life Dream Marathon 2018: Online Application Opens 5 Aug

Friday, 23 June 2017  |  Race Announcements

Online application for the 9th TBR Sun Life Dream Marathon opens on August 5, 2017, Saturday at 12:01PM at www.tbrdream.register.com.

There will only be 900 slots.  Application will be on a first-come, first-served basis.  All accepted runners will be notified via email on or before August 12, 2017 and will be given 2 days to register online or onsite after which the slot will be released to waitlisted runners until 900 slots are fully booked.  For more details, read more on How to Get Into TBR Sun Life Dream Marathon.

Good luck and we look forward to meeting Batch 2018 of TBR Sun Life Dream Marathon!

Save the Date: TBR GoWell Dream Marathon 2018

Sunday, 28 May 2017  |  Race Announcements

Dreaming of a marathon? Save the date for the 9th TBR GoWell Dream Marathon, the first and only marathon in the world for first-time marathoners.

Online registration will open on this site, www.thebullrunner.com, in August 2017. Expect more updates by July.

For more information on the race, visit www.tbrdream.com

Run for the Mountains on 21 May

Friday, 19 May 2017  |  Race Announcements

Who’s joining Run for the Mountains?  If you haven’t signed up yet, don’t fret.  They’ve extended registration!  TBR Jr. and I are signing up today.  Hope to see you there!

EXTENDED REGISTRATION: Registration, except for online registration, has been extended to MAY 20.  There will also be onsite registration on May 21, 2017, 4:00AM.

Here’s more info if you’re interested…


Million Volunteer Run on July 23, 2017

Friday, 5 May 2017  |  Race Announcements

Now on its fourth year, the Million Volunteer Run is this year’s biggest humanitarian run organized by the Philippine Red Cross. It aims to further grow the PRC’s already extensive network of volunteers nationwide. Happening on 23 July 2017, Sunday, 4AMat the Quirino Grandstand in Manila., the advocacy run likewise seeks to once again draw participation from government, corporate, religious, academic, and athletic institutions to rally together behind the impartial protection of life and dignity, especially of indigent Filipinos in vulnerable situations. (more…)