List-up ongoing for Merco fun run-A A +A
Friday, October 4, 2013
REGISTRATION is still going on for the Merco 67th Anniversary Fun Run that will hit the road on October 20 in an out-and-back course from the Rizal Park.
Interested runner may get entry forms at Merco Bolton, Quirino, and Cabaguio branches, or may contact Eduard or Maricel at telephone numbers (082) 305-4009 or 221-7313 for inquiry.
Fee is P200 inclusive of singlet. Forms are available at Merco Bolton, Quirino and Cabaguio branches.
Organizers target some 3,000 participants this year, in a bid to surpass the turnout of over 2000 in 2012.
Finishers will be treated to hot and cold snacks while 3-kilometer (3K), 5K and 10K winners will receive cash prizes and trophies.
The 10K male and female champions will pocket P3,500 each, while the runners-up will claim P2,500 apiece. The next five placers will claim P2,000, P1,500, P1,000, P800, and P500.
In 5K, the first five runners will go home with P2,000, P1,500, P1,300, P1,000 and P800, while the sixth to 10th placers will settle for P500 each.
The top five 3K finishers will earn P1,500, P1,000, P700, P500, and P300.
Gift certificates and trophies, meanwhile, will be awarded to the top three finishers of the 3K walk-jog with your pet.
The annual event, now on its eighth edition, is organized by Merco and sponsored by Selecta and Orient Glass.
Proceeds will benefit the Maharlika Charity Foundation Inc. that received P100,000 from the Merco run last year. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on October 05, 2013.