Metafit, running to highlight Fitness Festival-A A +A
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
THE AboitizLand, Inc. will host an event dubbed Fitness Festival on May 31 at Pueblo Verde in Lapu-Lapu City.
As part of their yearlong 20th anniversary celebration, AboitizLand ventures into the sporting scene and the 2014 Fitness Festival will have simultaneous sporting activities made to promote healthy lifestyle and introduce new and fun exciting physical fitness activities as well.
The event will have the Metafit fearless showdown at 1 p.m, the Family/Group fun run at 5:30 p.m, and concludes with a dance party marathon.
Metafit is a group of five activity which have three stages of body weight challenges in five different stations. Body weight challenges include push-up, pull-ups, burpees exercise and slamball. The teams are given eight minutes to execute these challenges, and the fastest to do it moves on to the next round. Participants would not be informed which body weight challenges shall be used and the difficulty level will also increase in every stage.
Coach Alan Choachuy, certified Fit Fil coach has been tapped to organize the Metafit.
Metafit will have the members and open category; a group should have a minimum of two women and three men. Registration fee is at P750 per group. Top three will receive P3,000, P2,000 and P1,000 with gift certificates and medals.
The family group fun run, on the other hand, will have the open 3K, 5K and 10K categories. The 3K has individual and doubles division with a registration fee of P350 each. The 10K offers individual and doubles as well at P450 each. These categories are inclusive with singlets.
Aboitizland has tapped veteran run organizer Joel Baring of Sports and Fitness Enthusiasts (Safe) to organize the technicalities of the run. (RSC)
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on May 07, 2014.