Marathon enthusiasts will have reason to rejoice again this weekend as there will be another running event this coming May 14, 2011, Saturday at the South Road Properties (SRP), Cebu City. It will begin at 5 in the afternoon thus dubbed as a "Sundown Run". This was in celebration of the Cebu Sports Festival beginning May 14 until May 22, 2011.
There are three categories of the race both for male and female namely the 3k, 5k and 15k competitive road races. There are two special categories you might want to enlist at - the 5k Mini Skirt for Women and the 15k Knock your socks! for both men and women.
Registration fees for the 3k and 5k is at Php300 and 15k is at Php400 only. Registration fee is inclusive of the singlet, Race bib and Refreshments at the finish line. You may register at RUNNR at Ayala from May 2, 2011 until May 13, 2011.
Cash Prizes and medals will be given for the Top 3 Placers in each category and Trophies for the Champions. Medals and Gift packs will also be given for the Special category Top 3 winners. Finisher's shirt will also be given to all 15k runners. All runners will be given food and hydration.
The Cebu Parachuter Club will do a sky dive at 5,000 feet to start the Cebu SRP Sundown race. Canon will signal the Gun Start and there will be a Grand fireworks display after the Running event sponsored by Pyroworks. There will be a Concert party after the race by Manila Live bands. There will also be night bazaar and a carnival.
There wIll be a free shuttle ride from Fuente Osmeña, Cebu City to SRP on May 14 from 7 in the morning until 9 in the evening. Also, there will be 3 Kaoshiung Buses at Cebu City Hall; 2 Kaoshiung Buses at Mambaling Junction to the SRP from 8AM TO 10PM
This is not just an avenue for serious runners but also a great and fun way to bond with friends and family and to meet new acquaintances.
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