Manila, Philippines – January 30, 2017 – Since its inception in 2013, the 7-Eleven Run series has attracted serious runners and recreational runners alike all over the country. On February 5, 7-Eleven Philippines’ hugely popular Run Series will once again take over Skyway and Filinvest City for a day of fitness, family, freebies and all out fun, with over 20 thousand registered runners this year!
The 7-Eleven Run Series has been gaining momentum since it started in 2013. With more than 12 thousand participants last year, Run 2017 promises to be the biggest and most exciting of the series yet!
Run 2017 will feature eight categories. The 42KM, 21KM, 16KM, 10KM, and 10KM Buddy Run categories will see participants sweeping through Filinvest City and the Skyway, while the 5KM, 3KM and 500M Kids Run will be held along Filinvest City.
Three winners in each category will be announced on the race day and will receive cash prizes and medals. In addition to this, the top three Filipino males and females in the 42KM and 21KM categories will be sponsored by 7-Eleven Philippines to compete in an international marathon in Asia, all expenses paid. Finally, the top three organizations with the highest number of registrants will receive a special trophy.
7-Eleven Run 2017 is held in partnership with Skyway and Filinvest City, as well as event partners, 7-Connect, Mogu Mogu, Crimson Hotel, Universal Robina, Milo, Pioneer, Magnolia, and exclusive sportswear partner, Asics. The event is also brought to you by Safeguard, Selecta, Pocari Sweat, Del Monte, Nature’s Spring, Dole, Powerade and Summit Water, and media partners Solar Sports, ETC, CNN Philippines, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, The Philippine Star, Summit Media, Hinge Inquirer Publishing, and ABS-CBN Publishing.