Monday, May 28, 2012

Zensah now at Riovana

Get Zensah Compression Apparel and you'll understand why everyone is talking about it. They are the makers of the Zensah Compression Leg Sleeves, the #1 Selling Dual Action Calf/Shin Sleeve in America.

Whether you're a triathlete or a runner, play soccer or basketball, Zensah compression apparel is what you need to take your performance to the next level.

Oxygen flow is vital to any runner. The Zensah Compression Leg Sleeves for Males improves the oxygen flow to ensure better performance and recovery. Made of Zensah’s revolutionary fabric which keeps little sweat in and bacteria out allowing you to experience a higher level of comfort and protection.

As the saying goes, less is always more. Same with the Zensah Sports Bra. Its special fabric is equipped with a moisture wicking function which keeps irritation and chaffing away and sweats at bay to ensure peak performance while training or during competition.

About Zensah

Based on the Italian word "SENZA" meaning to be "without" so too should athletes be "without limits." This mantra inspires us each and every day to create the most cutting edge sports apparel. All of our products are developed using seamless technology, simply meaning they are made without seams.

Zensah was created to help athletes at all levels improve their performance by utilizing innovative sportswear made with cutting edge technology.

Zensah's revolutionary seamless design consists of an ultra-breathable, moisture wicking fabric that draws sweat away from the body, allowing the garment and athlete to stay cool, dry and light. Zensah, the pioneer of graduated compression apparel, has created revolutionary seamless sportswear designed as a true second-skin fit, giving the athlete greater performance, comfort and mobility.


Friday, May 25, 2012

ValuCare Run 2012

June 16, 2012 - Saturday
Bonifacio Global City

Gunstart Times

10K - 5:45AM
5K - 5:50AM
3K - 5:55AM

Race Distance and Registration Fees

3K - 500php
5K - 500php
10K  - 650php

Race Inclusions

Race Singlet
Bag Tag

Race Bib

Timing Chip

Race Map


On The Day Giveaways:
  • ValuCare Shoe Bag 
  • ValuCare-Nature’s Spring bottled water 
  • Bread (from Creatives Baker) 
  • Snacks (from Stateline Foods) 
  • Products from Pascual Lab

Male and Female Winners per Race Distance


Race Information

  • Gates open at 3:30AM
  • Participants may come as early as they want so they can enjoy activities of sponsors in their booths.
  • First 250 Finishers per Race Distance will get a Bottle Holder Lanyard from Nature’s Spring.
  • All registered participants will get a Certificate of Participation.
  • Other freebies will be given away by sponsors in their booths.
  • Hosted by: The Running Host – Mr. Boy Ramos.

Other Special Awards

  • Male and Female Face of the Day (by Blush and Brush)
  • Male and Female Power Runner (by Tai Chi)
  • Male and Female Fit Runner (by Nestle Fruit Selection Yogurt)

Event Beneficiaries

  • Bantay Bata 163 - The donations will be awarded (part of the profit of this event) on June 16, 2012.
  • Eat Bulaga’s Plastic Ni Juan Project - Target to give more or less 20,000 used/empty plastic bottles

Friday, May 18, 2012

Run United 2 2012

The second leg of one of the most sought after race in the country, Run United 2 2012!

June 17, 2012
SM Mall of Asia

On-line Registration: 
April 16 to May 27, 2012 
Online registrants will receive their complete race kit including the singlet during the Race Expo. 

In-Store Registration: 
Exclusive Early Registration for RU1 21k Registrants - April 16 to April 29, 2012

Regular Registration:
April 30 to June 3, 2012

Registration Centers: 
*Riovana Store BGC
28th St. cor. 9th Ave., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Mon-Thurs : 11am to 9pm Fri-Sun : 10am to 10pm

*Riovana Store Katipunan
3rd floor Regis Bldg. Katipunan, Quezon City. Across Ateneo and Beside KFC
Mon-Sun : 10am to 8pm

*Tobys SM Mall of Asia,
G/F Entertainment Hall, Roxas Blvd., Manila
Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm Tobys

*SM North The Block
Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm




21K Singlet

10K, 5K and 3K Singlet

500m Dash for Kids


*All Race Registrants will get a Unilab Active Health Belt Bag at the Race Expo.

 *21K Race Registrants will get a Runrio Timing Card that can also be claimed at the Race Expo


*This race will give you the 2nd piece of the 3-piece collectible Medal for this trilogy!


*Active Health Sling Bag to be received at the Finisher's Kit tent.



  • Race Kits may run out before June 3, 2012, therefore registration may end earlier than announced deadline.
  • A Valid ID must be presented upon registration. For group registration, a photocopy of any valid ID & picture must be  presented by the representative.
  • Singlet size availability will be on a first come first serve basis.
  • A timing device will be used by all participants during the race.
  • For in-store registrants, keep your registration receipts. You need to present it to claim your Race Kits at the Expo.  For online registrants, kindly print and present your confirmation e-mail to claim your Race Kits at the Expo.
  • Race results will be available within three (3) days after the race in the following websites: and

    Contact Details:
    • Globe - 0916 5709220
    • Smart - 0929 7178164
    • Landline - (632) 703-1736

    Timing and Race Results:
    Other concerns and Feedback:

June 13-16, 2012
Bonifacio Global City Open Grounds (Near Riovana)

Race Expo Objectives:
  • Venue for runners to check out the latest and coolest sports apparel
  • Fitness and athletic brands can present their latest products and services
  • Hang out with fellow runners/sports enthusiasts, friends and family
  • Race kit claiming made more interesting & interactive

The expo will be handled by TBB (Team Bike Botique). The only and best event merchandise company in Asia Pacific. Same company that also does all Ironman Stores across Asia & Australia ans sponsors the Alaska Aces, IM 70.3 Philippines and 5i50.

Some of the expos they hosted:

ING Marathon

Chicago Marathon

2012 Run United 2 is for the benefit of Gawad Kalinga and Children’s Hour.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Merrell Adventure Run 2012

Date: June 2, 2012 (Saturday)
Venue: Timberland Heights, San Mateo, Rizal
Race Distances: 5K, 10K, 21K

Assembly Time for all categories: TBA
Gunstart: TBA

Race Kit Inclusions

•Timing Chip, Race Bib No., Singlet, safety pins
•Rules and regulations
•Directions to venue
•Shuttle option (optional for participants, with extra charge)

Registration Details

Submit filled-out registration form with your fee from March 12 to May 16, 2012 at the MERRELL CONCEPT SHOPS listed below.

MARKET MARKET                                          
G/F Space 23-24 Phase 8                           
Gaisano Market Market                                
Taguig City                                       
Tel. no. (02) 836-1560

Space 2128 M2
Quezon City 
Tel. No. (02) 915-0197

FESTIVAL MALL                      
2/F Festival Mall                         
Alabang, Muntinlupa City            
Tel. No. (02) 659-3284

Nepo Ave. Angeles City, Pampanga
Tel. no (045) 304-0654

Water and First Aid Stations

Hydration stations will be provided at the finish line and along the race route. Medical aid will be available at certain points along the way and at the finish line.

Parking Area

All participants and spectators are required to park their vehicles at the designated parking area.

Baggage Area

All participants are entitled to avail of the baggage deposit area from 4AM to 9AM.

Electronic Timing Chip

Official time will be based on the disposable timing chip provided in the race kit. The chip must be secured by all participants to their shoes prior to the race. No chip, no time. Without the timing chip, participants are not entitled to win any of the top prizes.

Race Map

Inclement Weather

1 In the event of heavy rain, lightning, haze, fog and other inclement weather or adverse weather condition, the event may be delayed or cancelled.

2 Should bad weather persist beyond 7:00AM or the condition deemed unsuitable, the event will be cancelled.

3 If rain occurs after the race has started, you may continue unless otherwise advised by the designated race official or marshal.

*All Top 3 finishers for each race category for both Male and Female categories each get the cash prize along with a gift bag from our sponsors

If you finish the Merrell Adventure Run 2011, you will receive a special edition Merrell After-sport bag that serves as the Merrell Finishers' Kit.

- FINISHER’S MEDALS will be given after the race to the Top 50 finishers of 5km & Top 50 finishers of 10km who finish the course before the cut-off time. All runners of 21km will receive a medal upon finishing the race. 

- CERTIFICATES will be sent through email within two weeks after the race date to those who finish the course in their specific categories

Suggested Equipment

Trail running shoes, Hydration pack/Bottle belt, Cap, Gloves, Running gaiters and Energy bar or gel, especially for the 21K runners

Rules and Regulations

1 All participants below 18 years old must have their registration forms signed by either a parent or a guardian

2 Race bib numbers and electronic timing chips must be worn at all times during the race.  Bib numbers should be pinned to your singlet (one with detachable tabs in front, the other one at the back), while timing chips must be attached to your shoes.

3 All protests related to the results must be made in writing and submitted to the Race Director within 30 minutes after the official announcement of winners.

4 The organizer's decision is final.

Timberland Heights (How to get there)

From Quezon Memorial Circle, go northeast via Commonwealth Avenue, past Ever Commonwealth Center.  Turn right before Sandigan Bayan to Batasan Road, then turn right again to Batasan - San Mateo Road.  Cross the bridge over Marikina River, then turn left to Gen Luna Avenue.  After passing Tropical Hut and Mercury Drug, turn right to De Los Santos Street.  When the road begins to slope, turn left to the highway going to Timberland Heights.

Good Vibes everyone and Sweet Running! ^_^

Monday, May 14, 2012

Anson's Fun In The Sun Run 2012

MAY 27, 2012 - 5:00AM
Venice Piazza, McKinley Hill


  • Pasong Tamo, 
  • The Link Makati, 
  • The Landmark Trinoma, 
  • Cash N’ Carry
2. ROX
3. A Runner’s Circle

Bib Design

Timing Device

Singlet Design


  1. To be eligible for the contest, individuals must be registered to join the Anson's Fun in the Sun Run 2012 for 3K, 5K, 10K or 16K races.
  2. They should have already claimed their official race number from any of the registration outlets.
  3. They should "LIKE" the "Anson's Fun in the Sun Run" Facebook page.
  4. Individuals should take their most creative shot embodying the theme, "FUN IN THE SUN" while wearing their registered Race Number
  5. Individuals should post their photos on the Anson's Fun in the Sun Run FB page.
  6. There will be 3 WINNERS for the theme contest and shall be considered the Top 3 People‘s Choice Awardees
  7. To win in the People's Choice Category, individuals with the most number of "LIKES" by 11:59 PM, Saturday, May 26 will be the chosen as the People's Choice Awardees.
  8. They should be wearing their theme costume on the event day to be able to claim their prize.
  9. Individuals must be present to claim the prize.
  10. All photos submitted shall be the exclusive property of Anson's Emporium and its race organizer. Individuals agree to its posting online, in print or other media for purposes of marketing, promotions and other related events
  11. Top 3 Winners will receive a PHILIPS GO GEAR SA3RGA04KS (4GB).


EXTREME RUN - is a 3.84KM run inside the McKinley Hill parking building. It is incorporated in the 10KM and 16KM route.


All race category participants will get a medal!
Medal Design

Participants will get the chance to win the following:

Event Sponsors

Good Vibes everyone and Sweet Running! ^_^