Sunday, November 23, 2014

Wagdos, Miranda top Davao leg of 38th MILO Marathon

DAVAO City, Philippines (09 November 2014) – Sonny Wagdos and Judelyn Miranda claimed the top honors in the 21K event at the Davao leg of the 38th National MILO Marathon.

Over 10,000 runners joined the last qualifying leg of this year’s National MILO Marathon season.

Wagdos and Miranda each received a cash prize of P10,000 and a trophy, and will join the rest of the qualified elite runners in the National Finals set in Manila on December 7, where the MILO Marathon King and Queen titles are up for grabs.

The 2014 MILO Marathon King and Queen will also have the chance to run in the 2015 Tokyo Marathon, with all-expense paid trips to Japan sponsored by MILO.

Monday, November 17, 2014

Unabia, Ambasa triumph in Gen. Santos City MILO elims

GENERAL SANTOS City, Philippines (16 November 2014) – MILO Marathon veterans Arnold Unabia and Liza Ambasa won the 21K centrepiece events at the General Santos leg of the 38th National MILO Marathon held on Sunday.

Over 9,300 runners joined the prestigious race, establishing the record of the biggest race in General Santos City to date.

Unabia and Ambasa took home the top purse of P10,000 in cash and a trophy.

They both  booked spots to the National Finals in Manila on December 7, where they will meet the nation’s elite runners for the MILO Marathon King and Queen titles.

Winners in the National Finals will be sent by MILO to Japan on all-expense paid trips, for a chance to run in the 2015 Tokyo Marathon.

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Languido, Hallesgo top Cagayan de Oro elims of 38th MILO Marathon

CAGAYAN DE ORO City, Philippines (9 November 2014)  - Returning Cagayan De Oro champ Juniel Languido and Christine Hallesgo claimed the top spots in the 21K centerpiece events at the Cagayan De Oro leg of the 38th National MILO Marathon held on Sunday.

More than 12,000 runners graced the 15th qualifying leg of the prestigious nationwide race in the City of Golden Friendship.

Languido and Hallesgo each received a cash prize of P10,000 and a trophy, and will lead 70 other qualifiers from CDO to the National Finals in Manila on December 7, where elite runners from all over the Philippines go head-to-head in a grand finale to claim the MILO Marathon King and Queen titles.

As an added motivation, this year’s MILO Marathon King and Queen are guaranteed participation to the 2015 Tokyo Marathon.