Manila Vertical Run 2016 on 14 Aug

Tuesday, 26 July 2016  |  Race Announcements


– View of Vertical Run finishers when they reach the the top of Shangri-La at the Fort  –

On August 14, 2016, Shangri-La at the Fort, one of the tallest buildings in Manila, will be the official venue for the Manila Vertical Run 2016. This international stair climbing race by 2016 Vertical World Circuit (VWC), will take place in Manila for the first time, circuiting iconic world cities such as London, Dubai, New York, Paris, Sydney, Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong.  How exciting! (more…)

Win a Race Kit to the Discovery Channel’s Vertical Marathon

Friday, 27 January 2012  |  News + Promos

Discovery Channel is staging Vertical Run 10K (a race climbing up and down the stairs of a building) and we’re giving away complimentary race kits to 10 lucky winners. Wanna join?


Event: Discovery Channel Vertical 10K Run
Date: February 12, 2012
Venue: Stamford Executive Residences for Vertical 10K, Venice Piazza Mall, McKinley Hill, Taguig City
Categories: 3K, 5K and Vertical 10K
Registration period: Dec 21, 2011 to Feb 5, 2012
Registration sites: Runnr, ROX, selected Aquabest branches, online
Registration Fees: 3K – P500, 5K – P650, Vertical 10K – P1000
Beneficiary: Earth Hour 2012

Here’s how to win a race kit. All you have to do is answer this:


A. Run 39 floors up and down a building thrice hand-in-hand with either Derek Ramsay or Iza Calzado (fine, both if you want!) during a vertical marathon.


B. Watch the 39th Channel on Skycable (That’s Discovery Channel, by the way) with breakfast in bed in a swanky hotel.

There is no right or wrong answer. Choose a letter above (A or B) and explain why in 2 sentences in the comment section. Top 10 winners will be chosen based on your ability to make TBR and her kids laugh, think, or just brighten up our day with your wit and humor.

Contest Rules:

  1. Readers may submit more than one entry with different answers.
  2. TBR will choose 10 winners who will each win one (1) complimentary race kit.
  3. Contest ends on January 27, 2012 (today), 4:00 PM. All answers submitted after this cut off will not be counted.
  4. Winners will be announced on this blog before January 28, 2012.
  5. Winner will be notified via email and will be advised on claiming of race kit.

Let the games begin!