by romeo braceros
A runner from Panabo City, Davao del Norte and Cebu had a podium finish in the recent 4th Southern Philippines Unified Mara-thon (SPUM) held in Com-postela Valley province.
Jerobin Cabudlan, a mainstay of Panabo Run-ners Club (PRC) ruled the male 100K title over Val Lemuel Longino of Team Davao Runners (11:24) and Ramie Amigleo of Sugar-cane Trail Ultra Runners (12:41) who grabbed the next two places.
Cabudlan, the recent winner of the Davao Ultra-marathon Club (DUC) 59K is very pleased with his latest victory.
Meanwhile, Rhoda Oporto of Paksit Runner from Cebu won the female category after clocking 13:20.
The second place in the female category went to Stur’s Azenith Balbutin (15:43).
The third place on the same category went to Irish Bedrijo of PLDR (17:10).
The other winners in the other categories were the following: Buddy Lloyd Yparraguirre of PRC checked in at 4:44 to clinch the 50k male category, besting his teammates
Eduard Masuar and JersonBotea who timed 5:10 and 6:25, respectively. Mary Ann Javarez crowned herself female 50K cham-pion with a time of 6:07. She bested Vernaizi Mer-cado (6:16) and Jennifer Lerio (6:23).