Run Invite: King of the Road (KOTR)


Adination and fellow runners, are you ready? Those of you who are running for their half-marathon, make sure you’ll come prepared for the race. Don’t forget to carbo-load and get ample time to rest, too! By now, you should be on your last stretch of tapering.

Wearing a special King of the Road black singlets, this year, Adidas searches for the King Of The Road on October 24 at the Fort Bonifacio Global City. Assembly area will be at the 28th Street.

Assembly time and gun start

-21k: assembly:5:00am      gun start:   530am

-10k: assembly: 5:15am      gun start:   5:45am

-5k: assembly: 5:30am        gun start:   6:15am

Assembly area

28th Street, please refer to venue map

Hydration stations

Powerade and Viva! Hydration stations are located at the following points along the race course as well as at the finish line on the 9th avenue and the event grounds:

-Manila Water, University Parkway Ave

– 36th St. between Manila Japanese School and British School Manila)

-Kalayaan flyover to Buendia

-Turnaround for 10k at Paseo de Roxas

-Malugay Street, Buendia

-Turnaround for 21k, Caltex Malugay Street

-Essensa, 5th Avenue

-Turnaround for 21k, before Apo Vai Village

Baggage counter

Near 28th street; open from 4:00am-10:00am only; Organizers assume no responsibility for checked-in items, no valuables and big items will be accepted

Breakfast

Bread and coffee available from 4:30am, while supplies last

-Packed breakfast for each participant available from 5:30am; present food stub found on race bib to claim

-Breakfast available at the dining areas A (near the stage) and B (near the Info Booth)

Photo certificate

Participants may download their photo certificates beginning week 1 November; visit adidas Philippines on facebook to view and download

Race results

Unofficial race results to be released on race day; official race results to be released at least after a week; visit adidas Philippines on facebook to view

Sponsors

Powerade Sports Drink and Viva! Mineralized Water, the Official Hydrators of KOTR 2010

– adidas Eyewear, exclusively distributed by Executive Optical

– Gold’s Gym

– Gourmet’s

– Greenwich Pasta Supreme D’ Lite

– Colgate Plax

– adidas Action 3, exclusively distributed by the Unisell Group

– Nivea Sun

– Red Mango

– Hygienix

-The Body Shop

-Media partners: Front Runner, Runnerspeak, Runners’ World, The Philippine Star, and the philstar.com

* Special thanks to Manny delos Reyes of Fitness/Speed Magazine and Adidas for the Free 21km race registration in preparation for Vicky Ras and I’s upcoming Standard Chartered Marathon in Singapore on December 5, 2010 also for the special PINK singlet!

Have fun, SEE YOU THERE!

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