Purple Hearts Club 1st Charity Run

Join the first charity run for orphans by Metrobank Purple Hearts Club.

Source: Baguio Running Wall

A charity run to benefit orphans will be held on 8 October 2017 in Baguio City. This fun run is organised by the Metrobank Purple Hearts Club Bag-iw Chapter. This will be their first fun run with a theme of “Orphans in Good Hands”.

Two categories are included for this charity run and the prices are also affordable. 5K category costs only 350 pesos and the 3K category is only 150 pesos for kids while Php 250.00 for adults.  All runners will get a race kit with singlets.

The starting venue will be at the Burnham Park Lake and will have an assembly time of five in the morning. The race will start at 5:30 AM for the 5-kilometre runners and 5:45 AM for the 3-kilometre participants. Cash prizes and medals await the top three finishers in each category.

Registration already started last 15 August 2017 and extended until 22 September 2017 and can be done at any branch of Metrobank in Baguio-Benguet area.





Brain Attack Awareness Run 2017

Celebrate Brain Attack Awareness Month this August 2017.

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

Baguio General Hospital & Medical Center-Department of Neurology is celebrating Brain Attack Awareness Month this August 2017 by organizing a run dubbed as “UTAKBO! Takbo Laban sa Atake sa Utak” against stroke on 12 August 2017.

Registration fees for the different race categories are as follows:

  • 21 kilometre – Php 750.00 inclusive of Dri fit T-shirt, race bib, finisher’s medal and certificate.
  • 10 kilometre – Php 550.00 inclusive of Dri fit T-shirt, race bib and finishers’s certificate.
  • 5 kilometre – Php 450.00 inclusive of Dri fit T-shirt, race bib and finisher’s certificate.
  • 3 kilometre – Php 350.00 inclusive of Dri fit T-shirt, race bib,finisher’s certificate

Medals will be given to top three finishers. The youngest and oldest runner will also received medals.

Event Organizer:

    Contact Information: 09175476404
    (074) 442-4216 local (689)

For registration:

  • Neuroscience Staff
    BGHMC Flavier Building
    Medicine 3rd floor, Neuroscience or
    (074) 442-4216 local (689)
  • Department of Health-CAR
    Ms. Victoria Malicdan
    Ms. Moida-Jade Binwag
  • Ms. Cheryl Alipit
    Great Faith Diagnostic Center
    Km.4 La Trinidad, Benguet or
    Benguet Laboratories across Sunshine Park

Registration form can also be availed at the Security Desk at Laperal Building, Session Road, Baguio City.



Splash Run 2017

This rainy season, be healthy and help save lives. 

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

Support Splash Run 2017 from the Philippine Red Cross – Baguio Chapter on 23 July 2017.

Registration is now open at the Baguio City Chapter with registration fees for only Php 250.00 for 3K category, Php 350.00 for 5K category, and Php 500.00 for 10K category. You get a race Singlet, race Bib, and a certificate after finishing the race.

Contact numbers for the registration:

0908 885 2707
(074) 442 4036
Philippine Red Cross in Baguio is located at 39 Harrison Road, Baguio City.




Try This Foamy Fun Run at Baguio City

This run’s original schedule was on March 4, 2017 but re-scheduled on April 23, 2017.

This is foamy and this is something new.

Source: Foamy Fun Run Facebook Page

Registration dates will be from February 15 to April 15, 2017 at Toby’s Sports located in SM Baguio City.

Three categories will be held with the following registration fees:

  • 10K – Php 650.00
  • 5K – Php 550.00
  • 3K – Php 450.00

This fun run is organized by Coco Running and Media Vessel.

You can also register online by depositing your registration fee to:

    Account Number : 4549-2577-42

After depositing, send a scanned copy of the deposit/transaction slip and email to:


The subject of the email should be: FoamyFunRun – Baguio – (Distance Category).

Photo must be noted with your complete name, contact number, age and shirt size.

You also need to fill up this form: Foamy Fun Run Baguio Registration Form.

For additional information, please contact Ms. Marites Miranda or Ms. Jovy Barangay at the following numbers:

  • (0920) 680-6618
  • (0916) 850-8523



Ambaguio Warrior Run 2nd Edition (not in Baguio)

This is the second edition of Ambaguio Warrior Run, which will happen in the mountains of Ambaguio, Nueva Vizcaya where the 1st Ambaguio Ultra Marathon took place last December 2014.

Ambaguio, dubbed as the “little Baguio in the Northern Alps”, will be the location of the second edition of Ambaguio Warrior Run happening on March 25, 2017.

Source: Ambaguio Warrior Run Facebook Page

Starting venue of the race will be at Dumlao Hall of Justice, Regional Trial Court, Provincial Capitol, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya.

Race kit distribution will be on March 20, 2017 (8:00a.m -5:00p.m.) at the Provincial Capitol, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya.

Race briefing will be on March 24, 2017 (3p.m.-5:p.m.) at the Provincial Capitol, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya.

Registration Period: December 26, 2016-March 15, 2017

For runners opting to do online registration, please contact Raymund A. Zamora at (0916) 882-3654 before depositing your registration fees at the account details listed below.

  • BPI Solano, Nueva Vizcaya
  • Raymund A. Zamora
  • Account Number 8579244683

Runners choosing register in Nueva Vizcaya may do so at the following locations:

  • IBP Office, Dumlao Hall of Justice, Capitol Cmpd,
    Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
  • Extreme Art Sign, Infront of Provincial Capitol,
    Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya

Registration fees for the different categories are as follows:

  • 5OK category – AMBAGUIO ULTRA MARATHON – Php 1,000.00
  • 25K category – AMBAGUIO HALF MARATHON – Php 750.00
  • 10K category – Php 350.00
  • 5K category – Php100.00

Cut-off times for each race will be the following:

  • 5OK category  – 10HRS at the finish line
  • 25K category – 4HRS at the finish line
  • 10K category – No cut-off time
  • 5K category – No cut-off time

The organizers of the 2017 Ambaguio Warrior Run II will be introducing newly discovered trail “THE ILLEG TRAIL” which will be the route in going up to Ambaguio.

Race Consultants:

  • Genaro B. Basilio, Jr.
  • Leonardo A. Garlitos

Event Race Organizers:

  • Raymund A. Zamora – (0916) 882-3654
  • Dominick V. Rivera – (0927) 580-0480

Race Safety Officer:

  • Irineo L. Ragot (ERT)

Race endorsers:

  • Ms. Uniqua Bugawan( Ms. Quirino 2012, BS Political Science SMU)
  • Ms. Laiza Marie Valdez ( BS Financial Management SMU)
  • Ms. Tricia Manalo (BS Tourism SMU)

Race Legal Consultants:

  • Prosecutor Wendell M. Bautista
  • Atty. Andrew M. Palma

Ambaguio is a fifth class municipality in the province of Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines with a population of 13,452 people based on the 2010 census.





Charity Run for Kidney Transplant 2017

Show your support for the Kidney Disease Awareness by joining in this charity fun run in celebration of the World Kidney Day.

Cordillera Youth Leaders for the benefit of Daniel B. Falag-ey needing a kidney transplant organize this event happening on March 12, 2017.


Registration fees for the different categories of this charity run are as follows:

  • 3K category – Php 350.00
  • 5K category – Php 500.00
  • 10K category – Php 600.00
  • 21K category – Php 750.00

Registration started already last February 09, 2017 at the following registration sites:

  • Bookends Baguio – Easter Weaving Room, Easter Road, Guisad, Baguio City
    Baguio City (0998) 853-0186
  • Sessions Coffee, Breads & Pastries – 2nd Floor, Gamaphel Building, F. Calderon Street  corner T. Claudio Street, Middle Session Road, Baguio City

The charity run will have an assembly time of 4:00 AM at the Baguio Athletic Bowl.

For additional information regarding registration details, you may contact the following:

  • KENNETH DAVE AMBATCAN – (0906) 362-3006 or (0907) 779-6111
  • DANIEL B. FALAG-EY – (0910) 647-5711 or (0936) 997-5139



Triumphant In Finishing My Four Personal Goal Runs

Setting up goals for running and then finishing them are a wonderful fulfillment in life.

New year, new goals but before setting up new running goals again for this year, I needed to mention that I was able to finished my four personal running goals last year, 2016.

Source: Selected Photos From My Lenovo A5000.

Below are the following runs I finished, all of which are road runs.

  • October 15, 2016 – Western Link Circumferential, a run that I finished even though it was already raining in the area. This is the road, which is actually very near our place, and this is my first time to run in this area located at the rear area within our place and an alternative route for those going to Marcos Highway.
  • November 1, 2016 – World War II Memorial, a run that I did during the observance of the All Souls’ Day and All Saints’ Day. This was a very long run that I did along Naguilian Road but it was definitely worth the experience. This was the first longest run I did along the Naguilian Road, which is going to La Union.
  • December 13, 2016- Beckel, a run I finished which was extra challenging because of the uphill road although it was just a short one, it will definitely make you ran out of air especially if you are not used to the high altitudes. This is my first run here in Beckel Road which is the road going to Nueva Vizcaya.
  • December 30, 2016 – Badiwan Viaduct Marcos Highway, a run I finished two days before the year ended and it was a long run too on a busy major highway, which is also worth the run. This was so far the longest route I made in Palispis Highway or the Marcos Highway which is the road going to Manila.