by romeo braceros
Everything is all set for the 1st Mt. Megatong Trail Run Challenge on January 22 in Sto. Tomas, Davao del Norte.
The organizer of the event which aims to benefit the Ata Manuvu tribe who live at the base of Mt. Me-gatong is set to be partici-pated in by 400 runners in region 11.
Jonathan Pido, race director and a member of Team Titans Davao (TTD) said after the event they will also conduct a feeding program for the kids and provide them with school supplies courtesy of NCCC Cares Incorporated,”
The event has three ca-tegories, the 32-kilometer (32k), 12K and 3.5K cate-gories.
The 32K race will start at the Municipal Hall of Sto. Tomas going to the peak of Mt. Megatong and vice versa. The 12k event will also begin in the same area going to Sitio Sta. Cruz passing through Brgy. San Jose and back. The 3.5K will start at the Municipal Hall going to Sitio Sta. Cruz and back to origin.
Those who are inte-rested to join will have to pay a registration fee of P1,900 (32K) inclusive of a race bib, finisher’s medal, finisher’s trophy,
finisher’s certificate, post meal, jersey and singlet as well as limited edition Bagani Igacos 50 hydration pack; P650 (12K) inclusive of a race bib, finisher’s medal, finisher’s certifi-cate, post meal and jersey; and 3.5K (P300) with race bib, finisher’s medal, light meal and singlet. Cash prizes await the winners.