Condura Run Is On!: Why You Should Join

The Condura Run, on its third year and considered a premier running event in the Philippines, will again take center stage on February 7, 2010 with the full and half marathon participants running the Skyway once more.

Ten Reasons Why You Should Join

(Info taken from Condura Run web site)

1. The 1st Condura Skyway Marathon
The Condura Run has gone further in the past three years from 10km, to 21km and now 42km! Come February 2010, witness the launching of the first full marathon dubbed as Condura Skyway Marathon and be one of its runners.
2. Run on the Skyway. New 3km and 5km Route
Condura is the first and the only run that goes through the Skyway for the half and full marathon. No traffic, no pollution, excellent roads; truly a runners’ wish come true. We also created a signature Condura race route for the 3km with kids and families safety in mind. No running through any major thoroughfares. No crossing major intersections. It will be a runner and spectator friendly course. After all, a big part of what makes a run special is the route.
3. 1 start and 2 finish lines. Exclusive route for 3km/5km and 10km, 21km and 42km
5km runners have their own exclusive running route and finish line. And the 10km, 21km, and 42km also have their own exclusive running route and finish line.

4. Do It Yourself (DIY) Race Bib
Your race kit comes with 2 race bibs. The first bib contains your race number and is needed for you to run and the second is a blank race bib with a cool Dolphin design where you can your name so that spectators can cheer you on as you run. Note: Late registrants will NOT receive a DYI race bib
5. Finisher’s Medal for All Race Categories
Finishers of all race categories will receive finisher’s medal. Yes it’s true. Note: Late registrants will NOT receive a medal

6. Dolphin Souvenir Shirts.
All regular registrants will get a cool collectible Dolphin souvenir shirt.
Note: Late registrants will NOT receive a souvenir shirt
7. Marching Bands and Cheering Zones
There’ll be at least 5 bands along the race route and several cheering zones to give runners the adrenaline boost to achieve a personal best and the energy to sprint to the finish line.
8. Runners Support
• Elite check-in for fast runners
• Pace runners for full marathon runners
• At least 15 Summit mineral water and 100 Plus hydration stations
• Inspirational signs, distance and directional signs from INSPIRE Inc.
• Ambulance from Lifeline Arrows
• At least 30 portalets along the course and race route
• Php 100,000 runners insurance coverage from Pioneer Insurance
• Over 500 volunteers supporting the runners
• Runners photos and videos
• Split timing for full marathon runners
• Free Selecta ice cream after the race to reward yourself
9. Asics Expo at the Condura Village
Asics, as one of the presenting sponsors for 2010, will showcase its latest running shoes and sports apparel while enjoying special discounts only available to Condura runners.
10. Run for the Dolphins
Run not only for a healthier lifestyle in 2010 but also run to make a difference! Php 50 from the race fee shall go to help save the Dolphins of Bohol.

More details at Condura Run web site.