Saturday, March 19, 2011

Mayon 360: 50 Mile Run For Climate

This is the first PAU/PAU-sanctioned Ultra Marathon Race for the year 2011. The first international ultramarathon in the Bicol region. Run around the world's most perfect coned volcano

Be a part of history, be one of the few to have run around this world famous volcano. A 50 mile run around the circumference of the world’s most perfect coned volcano, Mt Mayon Volcano. Organized by the Junior Chamber International – Legazpi Chapter in cooperation with Liga ng mga Barangay – Albay Chapter and sanctioned by the Philippine Association of Ultrarunners. Sponsored by the Provincial Government of Albay, Governor Joey S. Salceda, and the Magayon Festival 2011

Registration Areas
A Runner’s Circle (ARC) Store
Aloha Hotel, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila

Liga ng mga Barangay Albay Chapter
2nd Floor Capitol Bldg, Albay Tel. No 052-4350045

Registration Fee

Registration Form
Download it here

Registration Requirements
Medical Certificate signifying the runner is in good health to participate in this endurance sport (Validity of 2 months from race date)
Completed one full Marathon within 1 year of race date (submit proof)

Race Briefing, Race Packet Collection and Carbo Loading Party
5pm-7pm April 1, 2011
4th Floor Pacific Mall, Legazpi City
Race packets will be redeemed here
Will be serving Mang Inasal 1 pc chicken with unlimited spicy hot bicol express and unlimited rice

Start / Finish
Peñaranda Park, Albay

Singlet Design

Race Map / Route Map

Assembly Time and Gun Start
3:00AM - 4:00AM

Male and Female (Open Category)
1st Place – US $1,500.00
2nd Place- US $1,000.00
3rd Place – US $750.00

All Finisher’s within cut off time* will receive Finisher’s T-Shirt and Finisher’s Medal
*currently at 14hrs, regularly check this website for updates should it be extended

Aid Stations will be located every 5kms from start.

1ST WATER STATION – Daraga, Albay
-Daraga is home to the top Albay tourist destination- the Cagsawa Ruins, where one can see the picturesque view of Mayon Volcano with the belfry of Cagsawa Church, what was left during the eruption on February 1, 1814, at the forefront

2nd WATER STATION – Camalig, Albay
-The town that boasts as the home to the popular Albayano dish – “the pinangat”

3RD WATER STATION – Camalig, Albay
-Camalig is good site for heritage tour for it has the most number of Spanish houses in Albay

4TH WATER and AID STATION – Guinobatan, Albay
-Guinobatan is the home to a local hero – Gen. Simeon Ola, the last Albayano general to surrender to the American troops

5TH and 6TH and 7TH WATER and AID STATION – Ligao, City
-The prime destination is Ligao City is Mt. Kawa-Kawa, an elevation of 236 meters, where pilgrims during the Holy Week can pray and meditate for it has Stations of the Cross with life-sized statues

8TH WATER and AID STATION – Buang, Tabaco City
- 9km. from the Buang junction is the Mayon Skyline Park nestling at 2,500 feet at the slope of Mayon Volcano, a prime tourist destination where one can enjoy the view of the City of Tabaco and Lagonoy Gulf and feel the cold temperature amidst the fog and clouds

9TH WATER and AID STATION – Quinastillohan, Tabaco City
-Just 3km. from this Barangay is Vera Falls, a clear cascading water in the middle of the verdant forest of Mt. Malinao

10TH and 11TH WATER and AID STATION – Tabaco City
- Tabaco is home to one of the two churches in Albay that are registered in the National Historical Institute as a National Heritage Site – the St. John the Baptist Church

12TH WATER and AID STATION – San Jose, Malilipot, Albay
- Malilipot is known for being home to abaca twine “lubid” makers

13th WATER and AID STATION – San Francisco, Sto. Domingo, Albay
- Sto. Domingo is the home of the popular Bicolano composer, Potenciano Gregorio, who composed the world-known Bicolano love song Sarung Banggi

14TH WATER and AID STATION – Lidong, Sto. Domingo
- Sto. Domingo is frequently visited for its black sand beaches resorts located at Brgy. Kalayukaii

15th WATER and AID STATION – Rawis, Legazpi City
-Legazpi City, the home of the regional offices of government agencies

-Legazpi City is Albay’s trade, business and education center

Where To Stay / Accomodations

Alicia Hotel*
Capt. F. Aquende Drive, Legazpi City, Philippines
Telephone: 481-0801 / 481-4808 / 820-4412
Fax: (052) 481-4444
Mobile: +639186253696

Arimbay Shell Inn
Arimbay,Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 820 6283, +63 (52) 820 0558
Carlo’s Hometel Bed and Breakfast
Rawis, Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 482 0738

Casablanca Hotel
185 Peñaranda St., Legazpi City, Philippines, 4500
Tel No: +6352 480-8334 to 35; 820-1428; 821-6684
Fax No: +6352 480-8338

Dreams Inn and Café
F. Imperial St., Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 820 0885

Hotel St Ellis
Bicol Office:
Rizal Street, Legaspi City, Albay Philippines 4500
Tel: (+63 52) 480 8088
Fax:(+63 52) 480 1800

Manila Sales Office:
Unit 1109 Tektite West Tower
PSE Center, Ortigas, Pasig City
Tel: (+63 2) 470 4403

Hotel Venezia*
Telephone: (63 52) 481-0877, 481-0888 and 820-0888
Telefax: (63 52) 820-4790 and 820-5824

Hotel Villa Angelina*
32 Rosario St., Old Albay District, Legazpi City
Telephone: (052)480-6345

Jennifer’s Kababayan Hotel
J. Estevez St., Albay Dist., Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 245 5172, +63 (52) 480 1086, +63 (52) 245 5172
Fax: +63 (52) 820 4467

Legazpi Tourist Inn
3rd Floor, V&O Bdg, Quezon Ave cor. Lapu-lapu Street Legazpi City, Philippines 4500
Telephone: (+6352) 820-4880
Telefax: (+6352) 480-6147

Lita’s Lodging House*
Albay District, Legazpi City

Magayon Hotel
Peñaranda St., Legazpi City
Tel : +63 (52) 214 3121/ +63 (52) 214 3919

Neuhaus Tourist Inn
Magayon Dr., Daraga, Albay
Tel; +63 (52) 820 0453

Manor De Legazpi (HQ of organizers – very few rooms only)
Tel: Oriel 0932-6965673

Pepperland Hotel
Airport Road, Legazpi City
Telephone: (52) 481-8000 Fax: 481-8004

Rawis Pension House
Rawis, Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 820 1702

Sampaguita Tourist Inn
Rizal St., Legazpi City
Tel : +63 (52) 480 6258

Tanchuling Hotel
Imperial Subdivision, Legazpi City
+63 (52) 480 6003, +63 (52) 227-88

Vista Al Mayon Pensionne*
Washington Drive, Legazpi City, Philippines 4500
Telephone: (+6352) 820-5814,
Mobile: (+6352) 481-0308

Xandra Lodging House
Peñaranda St., Legazpi City
Tel: +63 (52) 820 4808

*hotels very near the starting line.

Mayon 360 Facts
Famous for its “Perfect Cone”, the Mayon Volcano is the Philippines’ most active volcano and the most popular tourist destination in the Bicol Region. With a height of 2,463 meters, it is the centerpiece of the Albay province

This run will cross 7 Municipalities, 3 cities, and 77 Barangays. A Total distance of 50Miles (80kms). All paved roads, with close to 60 percent asphalt and 40 percent concrete. The First Run around the circumference of Mt Mayon Volcano


Anonymous said...

dunno where to comment pero idol ko tong si dave. hehe.

Btw, thanks for the info dude!

Daves said...

ffs, ikaw ang tunay na idol!

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