Are you watching the highly anticipated Cobra Ironman 70.3 triathlon this Sunday? Well, you better be if you want to experience the thrill of personally watching athletes from different areas of the country run, swim, and bike as fast as they can to reach the finish line! This huge event is primarily sponsored by Cobra Energy Drink and is organized and produced by Sunrise Events, Inc. It will take place in Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa Mactan, and for more info, you can visit their official FB page at https://www.facebook.com/CobraIronman703Philippines.
In connection to this big sports event, the Cebu City government released a traffic advisory for all motorists. Familiarize the different road closures on August 3 through this photo from http://www.cebu.gov.ph/:
If you are one of those who would have wanted to participate in this year's Ironman triathlon but failed to register ahead of time, there's really no reason to fret for the month of August still has 3 more athletic events for all Cebuanos! Here's a complete list:AUGUST 10
R399 – Year 2
Time: 5:00 AM
Categories and Prices: 12k-Php400, 6k-Php300, 3k-Php300
Registration Period: July 8-August 7, 2014
Where to Register: Clinica Melgar (Rm. 205, Doña Luisa Bldg., Fuente Osmeña), Runnr Ayala
Start and Finish Lines: The Terraces, Ayala Center Cebu
Talisay City Marathon 2014
Time: 1:00 AM
Categories and Prices: 42k-Php1,200; 21k-Php600; 5k-Php350
Where to Register: City of Talisay City Hall – Sports Commission Office, Gaisano Fiesta Mall, Runnr Ayalsa, Kai Stickers (Villagracia Bldg., S.B. Cabahug St., Centro Mandaue City)
Start and Finish Lines: Talisay City Hall
UR 9 – University Run 9th Edition
Time: 3:00 AM
Categories and Prices: 25k-Php800, 13k-Php700, 6k-Php350, 3k-Php300
Where to Register: Run For Sight Headquarters in Cebu Doctors' University Hospital
Start and Finish Lines: Cebu Doctors' University
There will also be 2 exciting sport events tomorrow; the Sikad nga Walay Paglubad, which will start at 6:00 AM in JY Square, and the Danao City Rumba, a night run and zumba party at 5:30 PM in Danao City.
Have a fun and fit August, Cebu!