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Saturday, August 4, 2012
CEBU Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia posed on the cover of MultiSport Magazine that features the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Triathlon sports event that will happen today.
With Garcia is Wilfred Uytengsu, chief executive officer of Alaska Milk and Ironman 70.3 chairman.
The Ironman 70.3 triathlon is one of the biggest sports events to happen in Cebu.
Also featured in the magazine are Cebu’s food and beaches. MultiSport magazine is distributed for free.
The picture of the magazine cover was posted on the Facebook page of Garcia.
Lawyer Rory Jon Sepulveda, Capitol spokesperson, confirmed that the governor appeared on the cover of the July issue of the sport magazine.
Today’s triathlon will begin with a 1.9-km. swim in the waters off Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa.
It will be followed by a 90-km. bike race to Talisay City passing by the Marcelo Fernan Bridge, Cebu International Convention Center, Plaza Independencia and South Road Properties.
It will end with a 21-km. run in Punta Engaño.
The Ironman 70.3 triathlon will have 1,700 local and foreign athletes.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 05, 2012.