200 signed up for Xterra triathlon-A A +A
Thursday, December 19, 2013
MORE than 200 triathletes have already registered for the Vaseline Men Xterra Off-road Triathlon series set on March 15 in Liloan.
This year, the race drew 400 participants and the organizers are expecting about 800 for this March’s edition.
The contract between Liloan and organizers Sunrise Events Inc. ended this year but both parties decided to extend it to one more year.
Project director Princess Galura said they already have the route map but will not yet release it pending the approval of Mayor Duke Frasco.
The race will feature a standard distance of 1.5K swim, 36K bike, 9.4K run. It will have individual competitions in the men’s and women’s Filipino elite, pro division, age group and in the relay team.
The registration is still open until Feb. 15, 2014 with registration site at www.xterraphil.com.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on December 19, 2013.