Run for a Cause, Run for U.P. High!

Run for a good cause. The first Support for Run U.P high is set at he University of the Philippines Visayas-Cebu College grounds in Brgy. Lahug, Cebu city this 1 May 2011.

Proceeds from the run will benefit for the scholarship program of the U.P. Cebu High School Alumni Association, Inc. as well as for the professional development of deserving faculty members.

The route involves an uphill climb around Marco Polo Hotel in Nivel Hills, thus, adding up challenge for the participants.

The event features the 3K, 6K and 12K categories. The 3K will have an individual and a barkada run, in which a group of four runners will be tied together while running the race similar to London’s caterpillar run. (see photo here)

Registration fee is pegged at PhP200 for the 3K, PhP250 for the 6K and PhP300 for the 12K. Entry forms are available at the UP High School Cebu and at Runnr in Ayala Center Cebu.

Onsite registration will be accepted but the singlets are available only for the first 1,000 registrants.

The run is present by Smart Communications, M. Lhuillier, Timex, Waterfront Hotels, Simple Likes, Julie’s Bakeshop, iStore, Kinvara, and esteemed U.P alumni, like Rep. Pablo John Garcia of the 3rd District of Cebu Province is one of the major sponsors and are recruiting participants to the event.

A Sporty Summer at Cebu’s SRP

A multi-sporting event backed up by the Cebu City government, the 2011 Cebu Fest will feature close to 30 sport events this May 14 to 21, 2011 at the South Road Properties (SRP).

Among the 30 sports events to be featured are motocross, dance sport, baseball, softball, flag football, beach volleyball, ultimate frisbee, boxing, mixed martial arts, kitesurfing, windsurfing, off-road challenge, touch rugby, running, kayaking, chess, sky diving, duathlon, wakeboarding, jetski, RC racing, taekwondo, sports climbing, and airsoft.

Free clinics will be held to allow those who want to learn the new sports.

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