Run for Amity 2018 – Near Baguio

A charity run happening in La Trinidad, Benguet.



This is another charity run organized by JPCOM Cares and STAC 5 in Baguio City. This will benefit children and young adult with disabilities at STAC 5.

Registration can be done at the following venues:

  • JPCOM CARES & STAC 5-BAGUIO – 32 M. Roxas Street, Lower Brookside, Baguio City 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Generika Pharmacy – Calderon Street, Baguio City (near Session Road, Baguio City) Kindly look for Mr. Louie Ganayan
  • Twilight Cafe – Lower Magsaysay Road (near Flyover), Dizon/Camdas 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Office of the Mayor in La Trinidad, Benguet – Look for Mr. George Babsa-ay Jr.

Race categories consist of four different levels. Registration fees are as follows:

  • 3K – Php 300.00
  • 5K – Php 400.00
  • 11K – Php 550.00
  • 21K – Php 700.00

This event will be happening on 11 March 2018. Please join and help the community of children and young adults with disabilities.



2018 Baguio Trail Fest

Explore Camp John Hay in Baguio City via a Trail Run.


Team Malaya will be having another trail run at Camp John Hay in Baguio City on 3 March 2018.

The categories are as follows:

  • TRAIL KIDS 3KM TrailKids – Php 450.00
  • TRAIL LOVE 16KM 60min Trail Challenge – Php 850.00
  • WILD HORSE 21KM – Php 950.00

Registration can be done online. For more details, click this Team Malaya link

You can also send a private message to regarding the race registration.


BCEMS Season 4 for year 2018


Source: BCEMS Facebook Page


BCEMS is in its fourth season already and it will be happening on 6 January 2018 with a gun start of 4:30 in the morning at Burnham Park, Baguio City.

This run includes a dog run which is good for pet lovers.

Registration fees for each category are the following:

  • 3K runners – Php 350.00
  • 5K runners – Php 450.00
  • 10K runners – Php 550.00
  • 21K runners – Php 700.00
  • Dog Run (3K) – Php 350.00


Star Trail Challenge (not in Baguio)

Challenge yourself at Tanay Adventure Camp.

Source: Pinoy Trails

Baguio runners are invited to join the STAR Trail Challenge happening on 10 December 2017 at Tanay Adventure Camp in Tanay, Rizal.

The First Hoka One One Downhill Challenge will be featured in this trail race. Nope, it’s not an error in the grammar but it’s really “One One”.

The First Hoka One One Downhill Challenge is an internal race included in the STAR Trail Challenge and will be participated automatically by runners wearing Hoka One One which is a powerful downhill running shoes made from exceptional and remarkable cushion traction, and support. All Hoka One One users will also receive a special and exclusive item after finishing the race.

Race categories and registration fees are as follows:

  • 8K – Php 800.00
  • 12K – Php 900.00
  • 21K – Php 1,100.00
  • Kids Race – Php 500.00

Registration fees are inclusive of an event shirt, race bib, loot bag, finisher’s medal, environmental fee, and entrance to Tanay Adventure Camp.

Go to MANILA BOX OFFICE for registration.


Be Merry, Join Merry-Go-Run

Join and be merry while running.


Enjoy the yuletide season at Baguio City by joining in the Merry-Go-Run on 3 December 2017. This is organized by the Supreme Student Council of STI College in Baguio City and the Live, Laugh, Love Events Planning and Coordination services.

There are four categories for this race, namely 5-kilometer, 10-kilometer, 15-kilometer, and 21-kilometer.

Registration fees are as follows:

  • 5K – Php 450.00 for non-students and Php 350.00 for students
  • 10K – Php 550.00 for non-students and Php 500.00 for students
  • 15K – Php 650.00 for non-students and Php 600.00 for students
  • 21 K – Php 750.00 for non-students and Php 700.00 for students

Registration is inclusive of singlet, race bib, baller, refreshment stubs, certificates, and finisher’s medal for 21-kilometer participants. Be prepared for a HoliPowder shower.

All first placeholders for the four categories will receive a first-place finisher’s medal.

All students who are interested to join must present their valid school ID during registration and avail of student discount for the registration fees.

Registration can be done at STI College Baguio located at #1 Private Road, New Lucban, Baguio City (2nd floor, Student Affairs Office).

Another registration site is at Foodjective in Bakakeng Sur, Purok II, Quinio Compound.

You can register at the Sessions Hub Cafe at F. Calderon street, which is conveniently located beside Prime Hotel at the corner of Session Road.

The iFM 103.9 Baguio Radio is the official media partner of Merry-Go-Run.


Support AFP in Marawi by Joining the 6th Heroes Run 2017

Support AFP troops by joining in the Heroes Run for 2017.

Source: Baguio Running Wall

Heroes Run, now in its sixth year has been helping different communities and different sectors. For this time of joining the Baguio Leg of Heroes Run 2017, you will be helping the dependents of the casualties during the war in Marawi City.

Registration fees for the different categories are as follows:

  • 21K – Php 850.00
  • 10K – Php 600.00
  • 5K – Php 550.00
  • 3K – Php 500.00

You can register at the Philippine Military Academy in Loakan Road or at Chris Sports at SM City Baguio.

This event will be happening on 26 November 2017.

Visit Baguio and register now and enjoy and explore the grounds of Philippine Military Academy when you register. Support the efforts of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in promoting peace and order and eliminating acts of terrorism.

2nd Year of Mount Polis Trail Run (not in Baguio)

Come and join the Mount Polis Trail Run which is now on its second year.


Source: Mount Polis II Trail Run


Source: Igorot Trail Runner

The second Mount Polis Trail Run happening on 22 October 2017 will have the Lao-ingan Day Care Center as its beneficiary.

Four categories are included for this year’s trail run, namely 5K, 10K, 21K and 42K categories.

Registration fees for the different categories are as follows:

  • 42K – Php 2,200.00
  • 21K – Php 1,200.00
  • 10K – Php 750.00
  • 5K – Php 500.00

You can register at the LAGALAG Store located in at the basement of Casa Vallejo in Upper Session Road in Baguio City or you can choose to do an online registration by depositing your registration fees with the following details:

  • Philippine National Bank (PNB)
  • Account Name: Jomar P. Buclay
  • Account Number: 566366200019
  • Scan the receipt with full name, gender, shirt size
  • Contact Person:
    • Jomar P Buclay (Facebook Account)
    • Igorot Trail Runner (Facebook Page)
    • 0949-7004977
    • 0956-8540019
    • Paul Bill Mapangdol with mobile number of 0907-0659972

All registrations are inclusive of the following items:

  • Environmental Fees
  • Race BIB
  • Certificate
  • Carboloading
  • Post-Run Meal
  • Igorot Trail Runner’s Tokens for all 5K, 10K, 21K & 42K Finishers
  • Finisher’s Shirt – short sleeves  for all 5k, 10K, 21K & 42k Finishers

All 42K and 21K participants who successfully FINISH the trail run will receive a Finisher’s Medal.

Assembly time will be at four in the morning at Pak-as Elementary School in Otocan Sur. Start of the trail run will be at 5:30 AM with a cut-off time of 14 hours for 42K runners and 8 hours for 21K participants.

All participants are expected to be physically and mentally prepared for the trail run since Mount Polis has a high altitude that reaches up to 2000 metres above sea level. The trail race will include long and steep climbs, extended distance and time between aid stations plus unexpected severe weather conditions. Every trail runner is expected to be fully aware of potentially falling along ridge lines and mountainsides and crossing water terrain is also necessary to finish the race.

You need to bring an efficient headlamp or flashlight lasting for almost eight hours and rain jacket, thermal blanket or windbreakers to protect you against harsh weather conditions. Foods with at least 1,500 to 2,000 calories are necessary for 21K and 42K participants as well as water carrier with at least 1,000 ml capacity for 21K and 42K runners while 500 ml for 5K and 10K runners are already sufficient. Do not forget to bring a working mobile phone or cellphones and take note of the contact numbers of the organizer, JOMAR which is 0947-7004977 and 0956-8540019 plus bring a whistle in case emergency is needed or you get lost along the trail. You can also bring sleeping bags if you need to make a full rest.

Medical Certificates should be presented and no refund will be allowed. Race categories and race entries are non-transferrable and littering is strictly prohibited along the race route. Respect for villagers and local people along the race track should be shown and smoking is not allowed. Be helpful to your fellow runners who are in need of assistance.

How to get to Pak-as, Otucan Sur:

From Baguio City:

  • D’Rising Sun trans-Otucan bus
    • D’Rising Sun Terminal at Sto. Niño Slaughterhouse, Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City.
    • The Departure Time is at 7:30 AM.
    • The destination is Otucan Sur.
  • EmClean Van transport
    • EmClean Gas Station at Sto. Niño Slaughterhouse, Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City.
    • Time of Departure is between 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
    • The destination is up to Abatan, Bauko.
  • Abatan-Baguio Van transport
    • La Trinidad Jeepney Terminal at Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City
    • Time of Departure between 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • The destination is up to Abatan, Bauko.

From Bontoc City:

  • Bontoc-Abatan Van transport
    • Located at PNB Compound.
    • Also located beside the Commercial Center at Bontoc Circle.
    • Time of Departure is between 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
    • Kindly request the driver to be dropped at Pak-as, Otucan Sur.

From Abatan, Bauko:

  • Abatan-Bontoc Van transport
    • Vans are found at the Abatan Junction.
    • Time of Departure is between 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
    • Kindly request the driver to be dropped at Pak-as, Otucan Sur.


Igorot Trail Runner Facebook Page
Mount Polis Trail Run II