Events and challenges for runners are flourishing in Cebu. Described as a rite of passage, the Cebu Century Challenge organized by FrontRunner magazine happens at the stroke of midnight on November 19, 2011, in Bogo.
Ultramarathon rules will strictly apply in this 100 kilometer race, which is scheduled to take 18 hours. The organizer has not yet posted the route map online. All runners are required to have a support crew and at least one support vehicle, though they are allowed to share a support crew or vehicle.
Limited slots are available for the race, and the registration venue for runners is at Runnr in Ayala Center Cebu; they could also send [email protected] an e-mail message about the race. The registration fee is PhP2,500 inclusive of finisher’s T-shirt and token, which will be given during the final briefing.
Interested parties can contact Jonel Mendoza (0922 822 9342 or 02 843 2487) or Raffy Uytiepo (0906 290 5052) of FrontRunner magazine to get more information on this race.