Gotad Ad Ifugao Trekathon 2017

The First Ever Trekathon in the Gotad Ad Ifugao Festival for 2017

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Source: Gotan Ad Ifugao Facebook Page

The grand prize for the first trekathon for Gotad Ad Ifugao Festival held last 17 June 2017 was successfully collected by Ifugao runner Randy Dulnuan who against 300 other runners in the 21-kilometre category of the trekathon. He was triumphant in finishing at a first place with a time of 08:07:30 or eight (8) hours, seven (7) minutes, and thirty (30) seconds while Drexel Dino had a time of 8:11:00 taking up the second place and Archie Dave Gawe became the third placer with a time of 8:11:30.

The event coincided with the 51st founding anniversary of the province of Ifugao. The trekathon started at Kiangan Yamashita Shrine with a route that consisted of fascinating sectors including  Bilong, Imbuliklik Rock, Bayninan Open Air Museum, Wingiyon, Bae Rice Terraes, Ambuwaya Lake, Habian, Tandi Mungayang, Cudog, Dullagan and the Lagawe Central School open gym which was the ending point of the trekathon.

It was worthy to mention James Tellias who was a “King of the Mountain” veteran finishing in the fourth place garnering a time of 8:14:20 and Arnel Recopderto who completed the top five (5) elite runners with at time of 8:22:30 finishing 5th place. There was also a special award given to Vermose Ayluna Jr. for finishing the category in 8:34:40.

For the distaff side or the ladies who won in the 21-kilometre category, it was Arlene Uyammi who won the first place with a time of 8:46:22, while the second place was captured by Elmimie Damuggo with a time of 8:51:50 and Maribel Bogbog completed the race with a time of 9:05:50 and became the third place runner of the trekathon.

For the 10-kilometre category, Benzon Binwag was the top finisher with a time of 7:01:13 and Arnel Lucain came a few minutes after with a time of  7:06:13 and Noel Tangid completing the top three (3) finishers with a time of 7:09:10. The distaff side or the ladies winning the top three (3) places for the 10-kilometre category was dominated by Mildred Atluna with a time of 7:25:13 while Mitchie Dacawe was closed enough with a time of 7:26:30 becoming the second finisher and Alyssa Beth Luglug finishing third place with a time of 7:27:59.

The 10-kilometre route consisted of Kiangan Yamashita Shrine,  Ambabag, Bae Tice terraces, Ambuwaya Lake, Habian Bridge, Bahawit, ifsu Lagawe, pdwh, Dullagan and the Lagawe Central School.

185 participants in the 21-kilometre category and 114 participants in the 10-kilometre category was the recorded number of participants consisting of elite and amateur runners for the first ever Trekathon of Gotad Ad Ifugao festival.

“Gotad” is an Ifugao term for celebration, or large gathering for thanksgiving, generally, it is a celebration for “people, culture and progress”.

Sources:

Bugan Ad Ifugao 2017
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Ifugao runner outwits foes
Gotad ad Ifugao 2017 opens
Gotad Ad Ifugao

UC Jaguar Run 2017 New Sked

Join the first ever University of the Cordilleras USC Green Run.

UC Green Run 2017 has been moved to 9 July 2017.

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Source: UC University Student Council S.Y. 2016-2017

UCIANS and NON-UCIANS can join the first ever University of the Cordilleras USC Green Run: Takbo para sa Kinabukasan! This year’s run is hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) and College of Accountancy (COA)

Registration can be done on the respective college offices through your CSC officers or by visiting the USC office at G301.

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Source: https://www.facebook.com/UCUSC1617/

Registration fees are as follows:

  • 3K – Php 150.00
  • 5K – Php 300.00
  • 10K – Php 500.00

Contact information for the UC Green Run 2017 are the following:

This run is sponsored by Globe and will benefit Camp 7 Elementary School.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/UCUSC1617/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/105033327097/

ABS-CBN Baguio Event Moved

This is a charity run for Leukemia patients.

The Kapamilya Run 2017 of ABS-CBN in Baguio City was moved to 1 July 2017.

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Source: ABS-CBN Baguio Office

Lingkod Kapamilya Run will push thru on July 1, 2017 (Saturday). Assembly Time will be at 4AM and Gun Start will be at 5AM.

Registration is still open at 1st Road, Quezon Hill Proper.

Registration fees are as follows:

  • 3K – Php 250.00
  • 5K – Php 350.00
  • 10K – Php 500.00

Sources:

 https://www.facebook.com/ABSCBNTV3Baguio/posts/691927670990367