Karera Lakas Pilipinas Update

The Philippine Marine Corps, together with the Lakas Pilipinas Team, is organizing an event dubbed as Karera Lakas Pilipinas with the theme Tibay ng Marino, Lakas ng Pilipino happening on August 25 this year.  Karera Lakas Pilipinas coincides with National Heroes Day.  It will be held at the Philippine Marine Corps Camp Gen. Gregorio Lim Marine Base in Ternate, Cavite, and a first time for the Philippine Marine Corps to open their training grounds to the public. Fitness is a great equalizer—both military and civilian need to be fit to have a balanced and productive life.  This is what the race is all about.
Race Categories
Astig – 5km run + 20 obstacle courses
Bangis – 200m open water swim + 10km bike + 5km run + obstacle course
Bayani – Special category for uniformed personnel (Coast Guard, PNP, BJMP, Cadets of PMA, MAAP, PNPA, among others
Registration Details
Early bird registration was extended until 31 July 2013. For big groups, “Register 10, Get 1 Free” was offered by the organizer
For online registration, please visit Lakas Pilipinas site
R.O.X. (3rd Floor)
Residencia Boracay-Quezon City Office
Room 303, UP Bahay ng Alumni
Magsaysay Stree, University of the Philippines Campus
Diliman, Quezon City
For inquiries and other details, you may contact
Xhi Tabalan
Race Director
MP 0918.935.7370
MP 0917.701.0722
Stephen Cabanlet Lt Col PN (M)
Marine Corps Special Service Officer
Proceeds from this event will go to the Strength and Conditioning (also called MARFIT) and the Wounded Warrior’s Recovery and Reintegration Programs of the Marine Corps.  The Marines have been the subtle pillars of the country since time immemorial.  They silently perform task without reservation and regard of their own lives.  A serendipitous and unsung hero of our country is hoping for your support.