Warm Hugs Run 2017

Have yourself a warm season run while running in the cold city of Baguio.

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Source: Baguio Christmas Run 2017

The Baguio Warm Hugs Fun Run will be held at the Mines View Park area, different from the usual run that starts at Burnham Lake Drive.

Registration fees are as follows:

  • 10K – Php 850.00 Bib, Singlet, Medal, Santa Hat, Freebies, Travel Fleece Blanket
  • 5K – Php 650.00 Bib, Singlet, Santa Hat, Freebies
  • 3K – Php 550.00 Bib, Singlet, Freebies

Registration sites include the following establishments:

  • Lagalag Store beside Casa Vallejo and Igorot Stairs which are near SM Baguio.
  • Country Mart Session
  • Generika Prime Hotel
  • Cinco Antonios Mines View

Registration is until 3 December 2017.

Watch out for Santa at the finish line!

Sources:

http://www.baguiochristmasrun.com/
https://raceyaya.com/events/baguio-christmas-run-2017
https://www.facebook.com/events/1471030879648777/
https://www.facebook.com/warm.hugs.71?fref=gs&dti=105033327097&hc_location=group
https://www.facebook.com/pg/baguiochristmasrun/about/?ref=page_internal

Marawi Unity Road Run in Baguio City

Let us support our Marawi heroes.

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A ten-kilometer fun run will be held on 25 November 2017.

This race is organized by the Council of Criminal Justice Educators-Cordillera (CCJE-CAR) and in partnership with Professional Criminologists Association of the Philippines Inc. – Cordillera (PCAP-CAR) and Commission on Higher Education-Cordillera (CHED-CAR).

Registration can be done to the Deans of participating Criminology Schools:

  • University of the Cordilleras (Legarda)
  • University of Baguio (Gen. Luna)
  • Easter College (Central Guisad)
  • Baguio Central University (Magsaysay)
  • King’s College of the Philippines (Pico)
  • Cordillera Career Development College (Buyagan)

Registration fees are very affordable with only Php 100.00 for students and Php 200.00 for professionals or regular non-student participants.

Gun start is at four in the morning at Burnham Lake Drive and will have a race endpoint at the AU Gym of the University of Baguio.

Tshirts are priced at Php 150.00 and are separate with the registration fees.

This fun run is for the benefit of the families of the Marawi War Heroes.

Run For A Smoke Free Baguio 2017

Support the smoke-free activity for Baguio City.

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Visit Baguio City and join the activity that promotes non-smoking activities and makes Baguio City smoke-free starting this year 2017.

Smoke-Free Baguio fun run will be held on 19 November 2017 at Burnham Lake Drive, Baguio City.

Registration fees for the different categories are the following:

  • 3K – Php 250.00
  • 5K – Php 300.00
  • 10K – Php 450.00

All runners will have a singlet and a bib upon payment of registration fees. Registration already started last 25 October 2017 and is ongoing until 17 November 2017.

You can register at the City Sports, Health Service Office, Athletic Bowl. You may call them at the City Sports contact number of (074) 300-6500 local 2411 or the RF Sports at (0936) 911-3845.

Join and help protect the environment. Help make Baguio City smoke-free.

 

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

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

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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.

4th Year of Million Volunteer Run

Spend your day in Baguio by joining the Million Volunteer Run on its 4th year.

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Source: Million Volunteer Run Baguio Red Cross

The fourth Million Volunteer Run of Red Cross in the Philippines is happening again in Baguio City on 21 October 2017.

Registration fees for the different categories are:

  • 3K – Php 350.00
  • 5K – Php 350.00
  • 10K – Php 500.00
  • 16K – Php 650.00

All participants will receive a race bib and singlets upon registration. Finisher’s medals will be awarded to all 10K and 16K runners who successfully and legitimately finish the race.

For the Tshirt sizes, please refer to the photo below.

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You can register at Red Cross Baguio located in Harrison Road, Baguio City.
Assembly time will be at four in the morning on 21 October 2017 at Burnham Lake, Baguio City.
Sources:

STAC 5th Running Activity

Join STAC on its 5th anniversary and help Children and Young Adults with Disabilities (CWYD).

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Source: JPCOM CARES & STAC 5 Baguio

STAC is celebrating its 5th anniversary with a charity fun run on 27 October 2017.

Two categories are included in this charity run, namely, 5K with a registration fee of Php 250.00 and 10K with a registration fee of Php 300.00 which is really affordable and would be very helpful in assisting the non-profit institution.

All interested runners who would love to participate can register at the following:

  • JpcomCares Stac-Baguio, Lower Brookside Street, Baguio City
  • ASIL store, Lower Brookside Street, Baguio City
  • TwilightCafe Baguio, Lower Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City
  • The “wagwagan” area (look for Zeny) in Basic & Beyond Commercial Building,  Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City
  • AMA Fitness Gym, Al’s Building, Halsema Highway, KM6 La Trinidad, Benguet
  • Cafe Yagam near Hotel Elizabeth, Gibraltar Road, Baguio City (look for Midori)
  • Guard’s Post at the Laperal Building in Session Road, Baguio City

Starting line will be at 5:30 in the morning of 27 October 2017 at the Barangay Hall of Barangay Happy Hallow.

For inquiries, you may contact the following:

  • 0908-150-1300 – Belle
  • 0927-564-9175 – LV
  • 0956-540-5608 – JM
  • 074-422-2491 – Stimulation and Therapeutic Activity Center of Baguio, Inc. (STAC)

STAC is the Stimulation and Therapeutic Activity Center of Baguio, Inc. (STAC 5) which is a non-profit institute providing free rehabilitation and socially-related services to CWYD people or Children and Young Adults with Disabilities (CWYD).  It acts as an informal training hub for socialization by providing physical and occupational therapy treatment, SPED or Special Education classes, socialization activities, supplemental feeding, and other medical and social services referrals. It guides parents in preparing the future integration of their children to any regular or SPED school.

Sources:

JPCOM CARES & STAC 5 Baguio
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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.

 

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Source: Mount Polis II Trail Run

 

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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.

Sources:

Igorot Trail Runner Facebook Page
Mount Polis Trail Run II