The United Architect of the Philippines (UAP) is bringing a new and never been done fun run in the county, the 1st UAP-La Union Explore-Run 16k Challenge. The organizers of the event promises to leave no stone un-turned to give the runners unforgettable running experience!
For the first time in history, an airport runway will be use as route of the event. The event will also give the runners the chance to explore the hidden paradise of San Fernando, La Union. Through this event runners of the 16K Challenge will get a chance to roam around and marvel at the age-old Light-house which is perfectly situated in the former American Airbase or Wallace Airbase. The airbase and the lighthouse is highly restricted and secluded from the public eye, and only thru this event will the runners have the chance to wonder at the beauty of both the Airbase and the Lighthouse. Participants of the 16K Challenge will be running around the most beautiful, Mediterranean-inspired, paradise hotel and resort in the North or the Thunderbird Resort and Casino.
So for the runners who want to experience a new, exciting and beautiful running experience, then this event is for you! Let’s run to explore, travel and be amazed, Let’s join the EXPLORE-RUN!
1st UAP-LU Explore-Run
January 19, 2013 @ 4:30 AM
San Fernando Airport, La Union
2K / 4K / 6K /16K Challenge
Organizers: UAP-LU with iRunners
2K – PHP 250
4K – PHP 300
6K – PHP 400
16K – PHP 750
Inclusive of Race Singlet, Race Bib, Early 21 online registrants for 16K Challenge will receive complementary T-Shirt, All finishers of 16K Challenge will receive a finishers medal.
1. Kubo @ San Fernando City La Union infront of the City Hall
2. Baguio @ City Light Hotel
3. For Tourist runners, we will set-up an onsite registration center on Jan 18 and 19 to accommodate the traveling runners. Last hour of registration will be 3AM of January 19 @ San Fernando Airport.
4. Online registration site – to follow
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Join this one runners i assure you di nyo malilimutan ang experience dahil napakaganda ng ruta at first time para sa lahat na tumakbo sa runway, at first time din para sa lahat na makapunta o makita ang Lighthouse ng Wallace Airbase. At first time din na gagawin ng iRunners na patakbuhin ang mga runners using the Thunderbird Resort plus the runway plus the Wallace Airbase! We will post the scenery along the lighthouse, runway and Thunderbird resort in the iRunner fanpage next week and i assure you your jaw will literally drop and will surely captivate your eyes once you see the beauty and wonder of the place!
Only the 16K challenge runners will have this once in a lifetime opportunity!
For the info of everybody, the Wallace Airbase is a former American Airbase and still strictly guarded by the Philippine Airforce (PAF), and we are just so lucky to get the permission of PAF due to the intervention of the Executive of PPMC who is a former military official, who coincidentally IS the boss of the UAP President (Organizer of the event).
Bottomline, don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity not only to do the sport that we love but also to explore the hidden paradise of San Fernando La Union – indeed, or truly EXPLORE-RUN in every sense of the word!
sige try ko
here’s the url to view the jaw-dropping scenery of EXPLORE RUN: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=487356897954485&set=a.356782101011966.76094.281975911825919&type=1&theater, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=487354754621366&set=a.292249520798558.64989.281975911825919&type=1&theater
i really would like to be part of this run. I am an Architect here in Manila, and La Union Union is my home province. I hope i could find time talaga. i was thinking, kung luluwas ako from manial fiday night, madaling araw na ako makakarating, so takbo agad! no problem with that. but what i am concerned is where will i leave my valuables.. ayun lang tlga. Thank you.
sir Allan, malamang may baggage area naman siguro sila na iprovide for the participants.
Arch Allan tama po si ramoes we will set-up a baggage counter especially for tourist participants. I am inviting everyone to join this event most especially to the interested participants of LUUM. We can set -up a visit to the route of LUUM if you wish so that you’ll get familiar with the route.
Good evening friends in the sport, online registration for EXPLORE-RUN is now open, click the url to register: https://www.facebook.com/1stUapLuExploreRun2013?fref=ts
Don’t miss this unique and once in a lifetime (in the truest sense of the word) event!
Good evening friends, this is the more comprehensive information regarding the 1st UAP-La Union EXPLORE – RUN:
THE ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN just click the following url:https://www.facebook.com/1stUapLuExploreRun2013?fref=ts
or simply look for the 1st Uap-Lu Explore Run 2013 in the facebook, look for the ‘register here’ logo and fill-up the forms.
The Organizer of the event will implement a very strict
time-implementation for the start of the event:
For 16K the gunstart will be 5:00AM
For 6K the gunstart will be 5:10AM
For 4K and 2K the gunstart will be exactly 5:20AM
***late runners will no longer be allowed to run
Discounted rates of 20% is up for the group registrants – but only for the 16K Challenge participants:
The group should have 12 or more members to qualify for the discounted rate.
Event registration are located in the following sites:
BAGUIO (starting December 24, 2012) @ City Light Hotel c/o Ms. Gina, contact her first @ 09493153922
SAN FERNANDO LA UNION = KUBO in front of City Hall of San Fernando City Hall contact Randy @ 09293450660 or 09063970009
and thru On-line @ 1st Uap-Lu Explore Run 2013
Male and Female: 2K Champ = 800
2nd place = 600
3rd place = 400
4K Champ = 1000
2nd place = 800
3rd place = 600
6K Champ = 1200
2nd place = 1000
3rd place = 800
16K Champ = 5000
2nd place = 3000
3rd place = 2000
*** 4th to 10th placer will get a gold medal
***All Finisher of 16K Challenge will get a finishers medal
***The first 21 runners to register will get complementary t-shirt
RACE KIT CAN BE CLAIMED IN THE MENTIONED REGISTRATION CENTERS STARTING JANUARY 7, 2013
Registration Venues: Kubo @ San Fernando City La Union infront of the City Hall – – – wala naman pwedeng pag register’an dun.. ang hirap naman magregister sa event na ito. mukhang hindi seryoso mga organizer. puro advertisement pano sasali yun interesado nyan…
seriously, san pwede magregister??
phakman maguumpisa po sa January 7, 2013 ang registration sa kubo. for the meantime you can register thru facebook registration or on-line @ the fanpage of 1st UAP-La Union Explore-Run, heto po ang url: https://www.facebook.com/1stUapLuExploreRun2013?fref=ts
Nakalagay din po ang mga contact number ng mga organizer dito sa page na ito, pls refer to comment no.9. You can contact Randy (celfon nos.: 09063970009 or 09293450660) for your registration if you are from La Union – we will gladly assist you in your registration much like what we do to the other interested participants. Salamat po :-)