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FIRST SUNSET MARATHON TO HAPPEN ON DECEMBER 9

RUNRIO partners with Tourism Board of the Philippines and Clark Development Corporation for a running event that aims to promote night running in the Philippines.

Manila, Philippines – November 16, 2017- RUNRIO and the Clark Development Corporation announces the upcoming Clark Sunset Marathon happening on December 9, 2017, at the Parade Grounds of Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga at 4pm. It is the first of its kind ever conceptualized in the Philippines.

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Clark Sunset Marathon features running categories in 5KM, 10KM, 21KM and 42KM with the full marathon’s gun start happening at 4pm. The 21KM, 10KM and 5KM follow shortly at 4:15pm, 4:30pm and 4:45pm respectively.

The race event is expected to attract a total of 5,000 running enthusiasts coming from all parts of the country, as well as runners from other parts of the world. “The Clark Sunset Marathon comes at an opportune time when we are being very aggressive in promoting Clark Pampanga as one of the country’s premiere tourist hub.

This landmark running activity is inspired by other world-famous famous running events such as the Boston Marathon, New York Marathon, Singapore Marathon, and the Tokyo Marathon, and is expected to put the country on the global map as a destination for running enthusiasts.

In partnership with Tourism Board of the Philippines and Clark Development Corporation the Clark Sunset Marathon aims to establish Clark, Pampanga as a venue of world-class running events in the Philippines. The activity also aims to put the country on the global map by securing route standard accreditation from AIMS/IAAF, the international governing body for distance races in the world.

new opportunities for both tourist and business groups in Clark Pampanga” said Noemi Julian, manager, Clark Development Corporation Tourism Promotions.

Running coach Rio dela Cruz of RUNRIO Events, Inc. is proud of this ambitious running event that will not only promote the sport of running, but more importantly, promote the country as well and boost tourism.

“When we started conceptualizing the Clark Sunset Marathon, we wanted to have a first class running experience that targets not only local runners but also foreign running enthusiasts. We thought of a running event that can be compared to world-renowned marathons such as Boston Marathon, Singapore Marathon, New York Marathon among many others. And our goal is not just a one-time event. But to “The development of Clark International Airport, including the construction of a P12-billion passenger terminal will not only provide running enthusiasts easy access to attend this event, but will also open have an annual running event that will make our country one of the top running destinations” said dela Cruz. 

Aside from the 4 running categories, Clark Sunset Marathon will also feature a music festival showcasing DJs that will perform during and after the running event. “We at RUNRIO want to give a one-of-a-kind experience to all the participants. We staged this running event on a Saturdayt evening so that the participants will have a relax and “chill-type” of an experience.  It will be a night of running and partying. DJ Ashley Rivera and DJ Tom Taus will be on hand to provide the party atmosphere. This will make sure that participants, their families and friends will have a good time,” said Andrew Neri, managing partner, RUNRIO Events, Inc.

Clark Sunset Marathon is made possible by Gatorade, the official sports drink, ActiveHealth, the official sports system solution, Garmin, the official timing partner and Solar Sports as thr official media partner. The first running event of its kind in Clark, Pampanga is also made possible by Nizoral and Nyxsys.

 

For more information, visit www.runrio.com or like the official Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/runrioeventsinc/.

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Aside from the 4 running categories, Clark Sunset Marathon will also feature a music festival showcasing DJs that will perform during and after the running event. “We at RUNRIO want to give a one-of-a-kind experience to all the participants. We staged this running event on a Saturdayt evening so that the participants will have a relax and “chill-type” of an experience.  It will be a night of running and partying. DJ Ashley Rivera and DJ Tom Taus will be on hand to provide the party atmosphere. This will make sure

 

ABOUT RUNRIO EVENTS, INC.

RUNRIO INC. was founded by its President Rio de la Cruz, a UP Diliman alumnus, elite and celebrity runner, international marathoner and a sought after running coach, Rio started the business in 20017, under the Entertainer Events and Sports Management, to support his vision to grow and sustain running.

With the growth of the running community, runners were clamoring for more than just a well-planned route. This led the team to invest in innovations that will eventually raise the bar in organized sporting events in the country. Since then, RUNRIO has organized majority of the premier races in the Philippines such as RUNRIO TRILOGY, MILO MARATHON, RUN UNITED, CONDURA MARATHON and many more.

As a result, the advertising value and brand building capability of the company were recognized locally and abroad. Our website, www.runrio.com enjoys an average of 100,000 + hits per month and our Facebook page has reached over 65,000 fans and counting.

With new partners coming in, 2017 is the year that marks the company’s robust plan for expansion, thus changing its name to RUNRIO EVENTS, INC. The company is now gearing up to produce concept runs and organize races abroad that will help put the Philippines in the global running map.

 

OUR MISSION

To bring inspiration and innovation to every runner.

OUR VISION

To be distinguished as the leading race solutions provider that builds and sustains running, redefining the sport to fit everyone’s lifestyle, providing the finest experience to every runner.

 

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Despite the Weather, Trikini a Success!

MANILA, Philippines – The unpredictable weather did not stop Trikini from kicking off last Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at McKinley West Park, BGC, Taguig. With a number of activities and performances from the country’s hottest musical acts, the event went off with an incredible start!
A fitness party right in the heart of the city, Trikini combined three basic elements– run, bike, and party ̶ in a safe and exclusive venue that allowed attendees to experience and enjoy the great outdoors.
Presented by Megaworld Lifestyle Malls, the event was divided into zones that provided different activities for the festival goers. The Active Zone hosted a 5K fun run and 15K bike race. Top finishers received prizes and tokens from ON Shoes and Colnago while cash prizes were donated to S.O.S Children’s Villages Philippines, the beneficiary of the said event.

The winners for the friendly 5K run and 15K bike race were:
MEN’S 5K RUN TOP THREE:
1.         Samuel Montero
2.         Ralph Becker
3.         Ralph Angeles

WOMEN’S 5K RUN TOP THREE:
1.         Phoebe Quimio
2.         Michelle Ann Rosimo
3.         Rosalyn Molinas

15K BIKE RIDE TOP THREE:
1.         Custer Sadornas
2.         Alex Paguirigan
3.         Age Escarte

At the Fest Zone, festival goers got their party fix from a number of exciting activities, including fire dancing, poi spinning, and hoop workshops, which paved the way for the highly anticipated performance from Extrapolation. SinoSiKat and Sanya Smith were scheduled to perform, but due to uncontrollable weather conditions, organizers ended the event early with the safety of the participants in mind.
Despite the unexpected downpour, Trikini came out successful with attendees in their active/sports wear and beach wear ran, biked, and partied for a worthy cause.

The event is the first of its kind to raise donations for the benefit of S.O.S Children’s Villages Philippines.  For fifty years, the organization has been providing healthcare, housing, and education to underprivileged children and families in the Philippines. The S.O.S. Youth performed a special dance number in Trikini as a token of appreciation to attendees.

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GEO Events Management creates conceptual events and strategic initiatives focused on active lifestyle, arts, and culture. With local and international credentials, the GEO Events Team has a proven track record in generating memorable attendee experiences and creating progressive impacts on partner objectives.

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Bloggers got the chance to participate on the 5K Run of Trikini in McKinley West, Taguig

We also participated at the 15K Bike – with our Colnago Bike Sponsor

My Running buddy my son JC with Celebrity guest Karille.

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Trikini Rescheduled to August 19, 2017

MANILA, Philippines – MegaWorld Lifestyle Malls, in partnership with GEO Events Management, shall be presenting a unique active lifestyle event in McKinley West Park. Originally slated for July 29th, 2017, the event has been rescheduled to August 19th, 2017 to better accommodate guests at a more favorable weather condition.

Trikini is an urban fitness party that will feature three basic elements – run, bike, and party- in a safe and exclusive venue where attendees can enjoy the outdoors right in the heart of the city. With a dress code of sports, active or beach wear, guests can participate in their activities of choice comfortably.

The event will have two zones: Active and Fest. The Active Zone allows festival goers to get their fitness fix with a friendly 5K run and 15K bike race.  For attendees looking for a more relaxed experience, the Fest Zone offers dance workshops, oversized inflatables, and a main stage that will feature performances by high-profile acts such as SinoSiKat, Extrapolation, DJ Khai Lim, and Sanya Smith!

  • WHAT: Trikini 2017
  • WHY: To enjoy the fun of the outdoors right in the heart of the city.
  • WHEN: August 19th – 20th 2017
  • WHERE: McKinley West Park

TICKET PRICE: PHP 5,000.00. Can be purchased online at trikini.pouchnation.com, bank deposit and credit card payments accepted. Promo codes are available through MegaWorld Lifestyle Malls (Eastwood, Uptown, Bonifacio, and Venice Grand Canal), Colnago Manila, Secondwind, and Atheleema Makati.
PARTNERS’ TREAT: Follow @geoeventsasia in Facebook and Instagram for announcements on discounted ticket deals!

 

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GEO Events Management creates conceptual events and strategic initiatives focused on active lifestyle, arts, and culture. With local and international credentials, the GEO Events Team has a proven track record in generating memorable attendee experiences and creating progressive impacts on partner objectives.

 


For more information, kindly contact:
Trikini Secretariat | GEO Events Management

trikini@geoevents.asia | T: +63 2 224 2130
Kelly Oliveros | Monsters Centaur Production Inc.
pr@monstersproduction.com | M: +63 917 651 5984

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Million Volunteer Run 4 Announcement

The Philippine Red Cross’ Million Volunteer Run 4, initially scheduled on Sunday, 23 July 2017, has been moved to Saturday, October 21, 2017.

With the current situation in the Philippines, most particularly the crisis in Marawi City, it largely affected our efforts. Though it is an isolated case, the magnitude of the crisis concerns the rest of the nation.

Being the premier humanitarian organization in the country, our current focus is on our rapid response and assistance to those affected by the crisis by tapping all our volunteers and logistics nationwide.

The PRC would like to inform all sponsors, partners, registered participants and the general public, who were looking forward to this fourth time event that we take all our events seriously.

We would like to assure you that this postponement will in no way compromise the quality of the nationwide simultaneous run.

All packages purchased for the July 23rd date will be honored. PRC looks forward to welcoming all currently registered participants and newcomers to this display of support, health and national pride.

The team sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience which this change of date may have cause and should further information be required, everybody are asked to contact the hotline: (02) 790-2410. 

 

 

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COLOR MANILA CELEBRATES END OF SUMMER WITH AT LEAST 10,000 PARTICIPANTS AT THE CM BLACKLIGHT RUN IN MANILA

RUNNERS CAN LOOK FORWARD TO NEXT EVENTS HAPPENING IN BACOLOD, LAGUNA AND DAVAO

29 May 2017 – Manila: The heavy downpour did not stop the more than 10,000 runners of Color Manila’s CM Blacklight Run Manila leg, held at Filinvest City, Alabang, last May 27, 2017, from enjoying the evening

.Celebrities such as Aubrey Miles, Host Sam YG, Ms. Global beauty queens, Ico Ejercito and Davao Aguilas FC players were among the thousands of participants who joined the much-anticipated non-timed race.

Participants got to experience the various color stations, as they wore their CM Blacklight headlamps that enhanced their blacklight experience.  For those who joined the Rockstar and Challenge categories, they also had face paint applied on their faces. 

Thousands of runners also partied until early hours of the morning during the Colour Festival, which capped their journey; wherein everyone threw colored powder up in the air, while everyone danced to the music.

“We are glad that we were able to gather at least 10,000 runners this evening and that the participants still got to enjoy tonight’s race, despite the weather.  We hope to see everyone again in our next events in Bacolod, Laguna and Davao”, says Color Manila VP Justine Cordero.

CM Blacklight Bacolod leg is set to take place on June 3, 2017, while the CM Blacklight Davao leg will take place on August 12, 2017.  The CM Challenge Laguna run on the other hand, will take place on June 25, 2017.

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RUNRIO LAUNCHES…

Posted: 04/28/2017 in Advocacy, LifeStyle, NEWS, RUN, Sports

RUNRIO LAUNCHES THE MOST PREMIERE RUNNING

SERIES IN THE COUNTRY

RUNRIO Trilogy Series 2017 promises to be the most exciting ever

Manila, Philippines – April 28, 2017 – Running coach Rio dela Cruz of RUNRIO Events, Inc. announces the start of this year’s most premier running series in the country – the RUNRIO Trilogy 2017 at the Okada Manila in Paranaque City.

The series is expected to attract an average of 12,000 running enthusiasts per leg from all over the country. The first of the three legs is set for June 25 and features a half-marathon run including 10Km and 5Km race. This will be followed by the second leg on August 13, where it will showcase Rio’s very own Afroman distance which is a 32Km run, with shorter distances – 21Km, 10Km and 5Km. The 32Km is considered by runners as the ideal race for first-timers who aim to finish their very first full marathon.

The third and final leg will cap the series on October 1 with a full marathon of 42Km that also includes 21Km, 10Km, and 5Km race distances. Runners who complete the highest distance of all 3 races will be honored at the RUNRIO Trilogy Awards Night.

The very first RUNRIO Trilogy was held in 2010 with the primary purpose of providing a progressive running program for those who want to finish a full marathon. This year’s RUNRIO Trilogy, will also feature popular actor and running enthusiast, Dingdong Dantes as the event ambassador.

“We are excited to launch the RUNRIO Trilogy race series because there are many running enthusiasts out there who are looking forward to this event. This year marks the 7th year of RUNRIO Trilogy, whose main objective is to educate runners to train and race progressively,” said award-winning actor Dantes. “Aside from this, part of the proceeds of this year’s race series will go to YesPinoy Foundation to support the organization’s philanthropic works” added Dantes.

Dantes is the founding chairman of YesPinoy Foundation.

The announcement of the RUNRIO Trilogy series is part of RUNRIO Events, Inc.’s expansion program that will bring more running activities to the public in the coming months.

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Runners can also expect bigger and more exciting races from the country’s premiere running events company as it looks to add more races in its portfolio such as trail running, obstacle runs, just to name a few.

RUNRIO will also be launching its new campaign “Heart to Finish”, which is expected to become the participants’ mantra for all RUNRIO races.

“We at RUNRIO understand that people join races not just to run. It’s more because of their desire and passion to be able to finish their 21k, 32k or 42k races with different motivations. We believe that if you run with your heart, anything is possible” said Coach Rio dela Cruz, President of RUNRIO Events, Inc.

One of the highlights of the media launch was the opening of the online registration while onsite registrations will be open starting May 6, 2017, at Adidas Greenbelt 3, Adidas Trinoma, Adidas Solenad 3, Adidas BGC and Toby’s SM MOA.

“I would like to invite all those who like running to join the RUNRIO Trilogy 2017. This unique running series will definitely provide runners a chance to train and prepare properly and a chance to show how far they can go when they run with their heart,” said Coach Rio dela Cruz, RUNRIO Events, Inc. President.

RUNRIO Trilogy is made possible by Adidas, Gatorade & Okada Manila. Adidas is the official RUNRIO Trilogy apparel. The most awaited race series of the year is also supported by Active Health, Summit Water and Garmin Philippines.

For more information, visit www.runrio.com or like the official Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/runrioeventsinc/.

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OUR STORY:

RUNRIO INC. was founded by its President Rio de la Cruz, a UP Diliman alumnus, elite and celebrity runner, international marathoner and a sought after running coach, Rio started the business in 2007, under the Entertainer Events and Sports Management, to support his vision to grow and sustain running.

With the growth of the running community, runners were clamoring for more than just a well-planned route. This led the team to invest in innovations that will eventually raise the bar in organized sporting events in the country. Since then, RUNRIO has organized majority of the premier races in the Philippines such as RUNRIO TRILOGY, MILO MARATHON, RUN UNITED, CONDURA MARATHON and many more.

As a result, the advertising value and brand building capability of the company were recognized locally and abroad. Our website, www.runrio.com enjoys an average of 100,000 + hits per month and our Facebook page has reached over 65,000 fans and counting.

With new partners coming in, 2017 is the year that marks the company’s robust plan for expansion, thus changing its name to RUNRIO EVENTS, INC. The company is now gearing up to produce concept runs and organize races abroad that will help put the Philippines in the global running map.

OUR MISSION

To bring inspiration and innovation to every runner.

OUR VISION

To be distinguished as the leading race solutions provider that builds and sustains running, redefining the sport to fit everyone’s lifestyle, providing the finest experience to every runner.

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COLOR MANILA ALL SET FOR ITS NEXT CLARK EVENT –

CM CHALLENGE RUN ON MARCH 19

 

COLOR MANILA AIMS TO HELP CLARK IN GROWING THEIR

SPORTS TOURISM AGENDA

REGISTRATION STILL ONGOING AT WWW.COLORMANILARUN.COM

25 February 2017 – MANILA, PHILIPPINES: COLOR MANILA, currently the most aggressive ‘concept fun-run’ organizer in the country today, is setting its sights on its next  big event at Clark, Pampanga on March 19, 2017.  The last event of COLOR MANILA at Clark, Pampanga saw a sold-out event with 6,000 participants.  The upcoming CM Challenge Run, which will be held at the Clark Parade Grounds, will have the runners this time go through obstacles, color stations and mazes.

Justine Cordero, VP for COLOR MANILA says, “We would like to invite runners and non-runners alike to join this exciting event, the CM Challenge Run.  We have customised a unique race route just for this run, with obstacles and challenges to make it more exciting, apart from being very colorful.  Of course, participants can also look forward to the after-party; we have invited DJ Franco Zarate to spin for us.”

Cordero continues, “We are targeting thousands of participants again for this fun-run.  We are also developing Clark as one of our bigger event sites outside of Manila.  Our recent event in Manila, which celebrated our 5th anniversary, saw 12,000 participants and we would like to eventually have a fun-run as big as this at Clark, Pampanga.”

“The last time we were at Clark, we saw participants from nearby provinces such as La Union, Baguio, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija and Tarlac.  We  also had some foreigners from other Asian countries and the United States who flew in just for that run.  We would like to consistently do this, along with our local partners, such as Clark Development Corporation, so we can help in our own way, in terms of growing the sports tourism agenda of Clark, Pampanga”, says Cordero.  

Participants can choose between the Deluxe Kit and the Trooper Kit.  The Deluxe, which is at Php 650 includes the singlet, sunglasses and color packet.  While the Trooper Kit, which is priced at Php 1,050, comes with an added drawstring bag and headwear.  Runners can also choose between the 3K, 5K or 10K routes.

Sponsors for the CM Challenge Run include Clark Freeport Philippines, Toby’s Sports, Runner, Anytime Fitness Angeles, Pascual, 100 Plus, Starbucks Coffee, SM Tickets and Runnr.  Registration is still ongoing at www.colormanilarun.com

 

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ABOUT COLOR MANILA:

COLOR MANILA encourages everyone to run, and to illustrate to non-runners how enjoyable the sport is, we bring out the real fun in the ‘fun’ run, through a color festival.  We are the paintbrushes, and You are the Paint. We carry the palette but You make your own Strokes. You become the human canvas, as we literally bring out your most energetic and happiest hue.

You are the Color, the human Canvas. You are the bits and pieces of this kaleidoscope. Because life is not a competition. Rather, it is a race where you run at your own pace, where you throw high-fives to people, where you carry all the colors of your experiences. We make this as the most exciting fun run ever, that you’d want to do it over and over again. We want to give you that unique kaleidoscope experience every time!

Visit www.colormanilarun.com for more information.

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TWELVE THOUSAND RUNNERS JOIN COLOR MANILA’S

SOLD OUT COLOR MANILA RUN YEAR 5

CELEBRITIES SPOTTED AT COLOR MANILA RUN YEAR 5

EXPECT MORE EVENTS FROM COLOR MANILA THIS 2017

08 January 2017 – MANILA: COLOR MANILA, the country’s biggest ‘concept fun-run’ organizer, just kicked off its fifth year with a sold out event at Mall of Asia (MOA) Grounds last January 8, 2017. 

The COLOR MANILA RUN YEAR 5, which had a ‘tribal concept’ had 12,000 participants who witnessed fire dancers, break dancers and of course, the infamous ‘Color Manila Festival’.

The New Year’s theme was also carried over in the program, with hosts which included Sam YG, who yelled to the huge crowd “Are you ready for a fresh start, a new life for 2017?”

 

TV Host Karylle, who has been consistently joining COLOR MANILA RUN says, “I join the run every year because of its great vibe, it has the New Year’s vibe, such great energy.  You can come with friends and have a colorful, messy, but happy start for the year; at the same time, make positive changes in your life.”

Volcanoes’ Chris Everingham, COLOR MANILA ambassador says, “It is an amazing run, it is just a great event to be in.  If you want to kick off your year, it is the best way to do it.  There’s party, there’s color, there’s people; it is just all rolled into one.”

Celebrities who were also spotted during the event include Gerald Anderson, Jake Cuenca, Kuya Kim, Sheena Halili, Ms. Earth winner Angelia Ong, Valerie Concepcion, Ico Ejercito, Dyan Castillejo and Melissa Gohing.

Justine Cordero, VP of COLOR MANILA says, “Expect more events from COLOR MANILA this 2017 and of course, onwards.  We already have events planned out for Cebu, La Union, Ilocos Sur, Tanay, Clark, etc.  We are also planning our first overseas event, which will be in Dubai.”

Watch it here;

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For more information about COLOR MANILA, please visit www.colormanilarun.com.

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ABOUT COLOR MANILA:

COLOR MANILA encourages everyone to run, and to illustrate to non-runners how enjoyable the sport is, we bring out the real fun in the ‘fun’ run, through a color festival.  We are the paintbrushes, and You are the Paint. We carry the palette but You make your own Strokes. You become the human canvas, as we literally bring out your most energetic and happiest hue.

You are the Color, the human Canvas. You are the bits and pieces of this kaleidoscope. Because life is not a competition. Rather, it is a race where you run at your own pace, where you throw high-fives to people, where you carry all the colors of your experiences. We make this as the most exciting fun run ever, that you’d want to do it over and over again. We want to give you that unique kaleidoscope experience every time!

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Vitaly Bigdash dismisses challenger’s fight experience ahead of title tiff…

A tough test awaits Vitaly Bigdash as he defends his ONE Middleweight World Championship title for the first time against Burmese mixed martial arts (MMA) superstar Aung La N Sang.

The five-round championship clash is scheduled to headline ONE: QUEST FOR POWER, which takes place at the Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta, Indonesia on 14 January.

Bigdash was originally penciled to make his first title defense against Marcin Prachnio, but the highly-touted Polish prospect was forced to withdraw from the bout due to an injury.

Stepping up to the plate is Aung La, who is riding high on a remarkable four-fight winning streak in ONE Championship and has won three of his cage assignments in 2016.

Bigdash, who captured the intricately-crafted ONE Middleweight World Championship belt with a scintillating knockout victory over Igor Svirid in October 2015, is facing the most experienced foe in his nearly five-year prizefighting career.

Aung La has fought in 29 professional matches and has squared off with some of the top middleweight fighters across the globe.

The 31-year-old Burmese standout holds stellar victories over Aleksei Butorin and Michal Pasternak. Meanwhile, he shared an MMA cage with international MMA household names such as Costas Philippou and Uriah Hall.

However, Bigdash simply downplayed his opponent’s wealth of cage experience and is confident that he will keep the gold-plated strap around his waist.

“Aung La is an experienced fighter, but he has experienced losses in the past. I am undefeated. My mindset is far different than his. I am coming into this fight with one thing in my mind, which is to win. He knows the feeling of losing. He will feel it again,” he said.

Bigdash is known for being a swift finisher, owning four knockout triumphs and four submission wins.

Although Bigdash has yet to go the distance in his young MMA stint, he has no qualms going full five rounds with Aung La.

“I am ready to go the distance with him. I don’t mind if he wants to strike and grapple on the ground for five rounds. I am ready wherever the fight goes,” he stated.

Returning to the ONE Championship cage for the first time since his title-winning performance, Bigdash eyes another decisive win.

“It has been a long wait for me. I consider my first title defense as an exciting moment in my career. I feel that something special is going to happen,” he ended.

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ONE Championship is the largest sports media property in Asian history. Headquartered in Singapore, the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts organization hosts the largest sports entertainment events across Asia featuring the best Asian mixed martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. ONE Championship is broadcast to over 1 billion viewers across 118+ countries around the world with some of the largest global broadcasters, including FOX Sports, Setanta, MNC, Astro, Thairath TV, ABS-CBN, TV5, MYTV, HTV, Esporte Interativo and more.

 

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SOLD OUT COLOR MANILA RUN YEAR 5

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EXPECT MORE EVENTS FROM COLOR MANILA THIS 2017

 

08 January 2017 – MANILA: COLOR MANILA, the country’s biggest ‘concept fun-run’ organizer, just kicked off its fifth year with a sold out event at Mall of Asia (MOA) Grounds last January 8, 2017. 

The COLOR MANILA RUN YEAR 5, which had a ‘tribal concept’ had 12,000 participants who witnessed fire dancers, break dancers and of course, the infamous ‘Color Manila Festival’.

The New Year’s theme was also carried over in the program, with hosts which included Sam YG, who yelled to the huge crowd “Are you ready for a fresh start, a new life for 2017?”

TV Host Karylle, who has been consistently joining COLOR MANILA RUN says, “I join the run every year because of its great vibe, it has the New Year’s vibe, such great energy.  You can come with friends and have a colorful, messy, but happy start for the year; at the same time, make positive changes in your life.”

Volcanoes’ Chris Everingham, COLOR MANILA ambassador says, “It is an amazing run, it is just a great event to be in.  If you want to kick off your year, it is the best way to do it.  There’s party, there’s color, there’s people; it is just all rolled into one

Celebrities who were also spotted during the event include Gerald Anderson, Jake Cuenca, Kuya Kim, Sheena Halili, Ms. Earth winner Angelia Ong, Valerie Concepcion, Ico Ejercito, Dyan Castillejo and Melissa Goh

Justine Cordero, VP of COLOR MANILA says, “Expect more events from COLOR MANILA this 2017 and of course, onwards.  We already have events planned out for Cebu, La Union, Ilocos Sur, Tanay, Clark, etc.  We are also planning our first overseas event, which will be in Dubai.”

 

For more information about COLOR MANILA, please visit www.colormanilarun.com.

 

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As we all excited to witness the event, we make it appoint to be at the run event site by 4:00 Am and be with the 21k runners stretching time before the run…

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Supporting my dear son on his very first #ColorManila Run 2017 at MOA and he enjoys it a lot, as i saw runners enjoys their color powder wrap around their skin. This is #FunRun that somehow some fun run events are monetary for some participants.

As my son told me that he wants to participate on every #ColorManila Running event, coz every runners are just had fun… Congratulations #ColorManila for your success running events.

All runners received this kind of medals to motivate them to finished what they started, but wait there’s more activities after the run which is the powder party and this party is the most awaited activity of every runners…. #Kudos to #ColorManila 2017

   

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