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Maxicare Run, 9 July 2017

A celebration of fitness for 30 strong years in the Healthcare Industry

This year marks a milestone for the entire Maxicare Healthcare Corporation (Maxicare) family as it is celebrating its 30th anniversary! What started out as a brainchild of a group of premier doctors and esteemed businessmen with the aim to provide quality health care to the Filipinos, Maxicare has become the consistent leading Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) in the country in its 30 years of providing healthcare at its finest.

Sustaining trust, ensuring reliability, providing convenience, and unceasing innovation are the main thrusts Maxicare upholds in its conquest to deliver its commitment to its members.  “I am proud of our past, of our history, of our accomplishments, and most definitely, I have confidence in what the future will unfold and that Maxicare Healthcare Corporation will remain the Number One HMO in the Philippines,” said Maxicare president and CEO Christian Argos.

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Maxicare has lined up activities which will culminate with a fun run, the Maxicare Run 2017 in July featuring a five-category running event: 200-meter dash for four to eight-year old children (P350), easy 3K (P550), amicable 5K (P650), and competitive 10K (P750) and 16K (P850) at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig (9th Street corner 34th Avenue).

Registration Centers

Online: Takbo.ph

On Site: Chris Sports Branches (Glorietta, SM North EDSA, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, SM City BF, Market!Market!

Maxicare Office

Registration Period

22 May 2017 to 2 July 2017

Race Kit Inclusions

200m dash – race bib, timing chip, medal, loot bag

3K to 10K – race bib, timing chip, medal, loot bag, singlet

16K – race bib, timing chip, medal, loot bag, singlet, finisher’s shirt

The running event is in partnership with race organizer LeadPack and Bahay Aruga as its beneficiary. Bahay Aruga is a free halfway house for pediatric cancer patients.

Race Route Maps

The run is expected to engage both newbie and seasoned runners.  Race route is attainable enough even for those who have no experience in running, and still challenging enough for the experienced ones.  All finishers will receive a finisher’s medal.  Maxicare will also provide a Wellness Village where participants and their friends and family can dine, relax, and enjoy activities that Maxicare’s partner brands have prepared.  With this benefit run, Maxicare wants to offer the complete experience of advocacy, athleticism, and celebration.

Finisher’s Medal

Singlet and Singlet Size Chart

About Maxicare

Maxicare Healthcare Corporation is one among the pioneers in the HMO industry. Established in 1987 by an esteemed group of doctors and businessmen with the vision to deliver a better healthcare system, Maxicare has progressed into becoming the No. 1 HMO (Source: Business World’s Top 1000 Corporations) in the country after 30 years of continuously providing comprehensive healthcare programs via its wide network of medical providers and strengthened customer support.

Maxicare continuously exerts effort to offer superior services and products tailored to the individual member’s needs.  Moreover, Maxicare has been an innovation trailblazer ably meeting the evolving needs of over 1.1M customers. It has transformed the business to a fully digital and IT-enabled enterprise.  The introduction of the 24/7 services TeleConsult and TeleMedicine and faster ways to secure a Letter of Authorization to avail of needed medical assistance via its web based Member Gateway portal, member account company site, self–service kiosks placed in some major hospital facilities, and mobile App DocHUGO has allowed members to access healthcare services anytime, anywhere.

Maxicare is truly a leader not just because of sheer number but because of the lives it has touched. In 2016, Maxicare handled 4M availments, 150,000 pediatric cases, 47,000 dengue cases, 133,000 inpatient confinements, 341 angioplasties and related procedures, and has helped augment lives via 147 organ transplants.

Having close to 1.2M members, more than 56,000 affiliated doctors, more than 1,000 affiliated hospitals and clinics, 3,800 dental providers, eight primary care centers and 13 helpdesks, nine satellite offices, two exclusive wings, one Maxicare Tower, this is Maxicare; going 30 and beyond.

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Gatorade Run (1st : 2015 : Pasay City)

The world’s number one sports drink is making its debut in the country’s running circuit with the launch of the first Gatorade Run on 22 Nov. 2015 at the Seaside Boulevard at the SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.

There are two distance categories—11 and 22 kilometers with gun start times at 5:00 and 4:00 AM respectively. Race fee is P1,100 for 11K participants and P1,500 for their 22K counterparts. The pre-race kit includes an Adidas race tee, a race bib and a timing chip.


Another Adidas shirt, this time a finisher’s tee, awaits all finishers.   “The Gatorade Run will cap off what has been a historic year for us,” Pepsico Philippines Marketing Manager for Hydration Tony Atayde said. “We just celebrated our 50th birthday; we recently beefed up our line-up with a new variant called White Lightning and welcomed a powerhouse cast of ambassadors; and now, we’re launching the first ever run powered by Gatorade.”   Atayde added, “As a global leader in sports performance, runners can expect that Gatorade will bring its sports science expertise to the fore. More than just a run, this milestone event is a platform for us to reinforce our message of proper hydration.”

The Gatorade Run features a hydration station where participants can get pre-race hydration drinks, a post-run hydration test area where they can instantly learn about their hydration status, and a warm-up area where free sessions will be available for those who want to warmup before the run.

Online registration is until 13 Nov. 2015, Friday.

Participants can start claiming their kits on November 16 until November 19 from 12:00 NN to 8:00 PM at their chosen store and schedule upon registration.   Log on to runrio.com/gatorade-run-1122 for more updates.

Takbo.ph Runfest 2015

On July 12, Takbo.ph will celebrate its 7th year in the blog sphere via a fun run dubbed as RunFest.  Registration is ongoing, but slots are running out fast!

By signing up, you’ll get a chance to win tickets for two from Air Asia Philippines.   Interested?  Details can be found here.  REGISTER now!


Support and help raise funds for Make A Wish Foundation

You can either add P50 to your registration fee or sign up for the Make A Wish Walk category.  The P50 and the fee for the walk (P500) goes directly to Make A Wish Philippines to help them grant more wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.  If you like to donate, Make A Wish will greatly appreciate it. No amount is too small to make some children happy!

Ultra 10-Mile Challenge : Coach Roel’s Birthday Run 3

Following the success of the first two legs of Coach Roel’s birthday run dubbed as Coach Roel’s Birthday Run (2013) and Wall 2 Shotgun 10-Mile Race (2014).   This year,  Coach Roel brings a newer challenge called the Ultra 10-Mile Challenge  having  Olympic style distance events such as the 4 x 100m relay and 4 x 400m relay featuring some of the country’s celebrity athletes like Iza Calzado among others.  The event will take place at the Philippine Sports Arena popularly known as Ultra.  



Starting 11 March 2015, interested participants can register in any of the following registration centers:

  • Juego Trinoma 3/F Trinoma Mall, EDSA corner North Avenue, Quezon City  (632) 9018985
  • Yonex Mega Mall 3rd Level, Bldg. A SM Megamall, EDSA corner Julia Vargas Avenue, Mandaluyong  (632) 9147430
  • Li Ning Mall of Asia 2/F South Entertainment Mall, Mall of Asia A Runners Circle Manila Unit H, Aloha Hotel, 2150 Roxas Blvd. corner Quirino Avenue, Malate, Manila (632) 5674768

These registration sites are located in major shopping malls and business districts within Metro Manila.

  • 100 Miles Cafe in BGC Second Floor, Fort Pointe, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City (632) 8086001
  • Philippine Sports Arena (Ultra) Track and Field Oval

Race bibs can be claimed upon registration.

ultra 10-mile singlet
Singlet Design (Modeled by Soleus Team)



16K – 5:30 AM |  5K – 05:45 AM | 3K – 6:00  AM | Relay – 7:00 AM


The Ultra 10-Mile Challenge: Coach Roel’s Birthday Run 3 is organized by RG Events and supported by Soleus Philippines. For updates, you may visit the event’s Facebook Page.

For inquiries, you may contact Nelbert Ducusin at mobile number 0906.480.8159 or Cristina Isanan at mobile number 0926.223.7977.