SM2SM RUN YEAR 8

SM2SM Run is running on its eighth year as it unfolds four new race categories: 4K, 8K, 12K and 21K to be held on February 18, 2018 (Sunday) at SM City Cebu. The proceeds of the annual fun run go to the Cebu News Workers’ projects and new programs and the Street Children of Cebu Foundation headed by Councilor Margot Osmeña.

Ms. Marissa N. Fernan, VP SM Prime Holdings, Inc. takes pride and joy in the charitable fun run as she shared to the media and bloggers of how SM City Cebu’s big event have helped nurture young & older runners and the running community in Cebu, as well. “For the second year, we will be inviting those who are training under Mary Joy Tabal to join and we will be giving them free registration — that is our partnership with them as well as the running programs of Mayor Cristina Frasco in Liloan,” added Ms. Fernan.

From left: Ms. Marissa N. Fernan, VP SM Prime Holdings, Inc., Mr. Joel Baring, Race Director SM2SM Run 8 and Ms. Hester Jane C. Amigo, AVP for Marketing Visayas 1 showing this year’s singlet and 12K and 21K Finishers’ medals

SM2SM RUN PRESSCON

REGISTRATION

  • Registration is on-going until February 15, 2018 at the 2nd level, NorthWing Atrium in front of iStore.
  • PWDs will only pay Php100 in all run categories.
  • Students should present their student ID to avail the Php100 discount.

 

MECHANICS

  • For 21K and 12K age categories, please present 1 photocopy of any government-issued ID’s.
  • You may claim your race kit upon registration.
  • RACE KIT includes singlet, race bib and timing chip for (12K and 21K only).
  • Each runner will be provided with breakfast meal (courtesy of Jollibee), lootbag and a chance to win the raffle draw.

IMPORTANT GUIDELINES

  • Medals and timing chips are for 12K and 21K runners only.
  • A no return – no exchange policy shall be enforced.
  • No replacement for any lost singlet, race bib and timing chip.
  • Strictly no upgrading and no downgrading of race categories.
  • Race bibs and timing chips are non-transferable.
  • Falsified documents is subject for disqualification for 21K and 12K runners.
  • For runners below 18 years old, underage runners are required to fill up the parental consent form with attached valid ID for parent/guardian and NSO Birth Certificate for minor.

NEW ROUTE

SM2SM Run is expecting seven thousand runners this year. And they will be taking a new route this time as they go through some nice spots of Cebu then going back to SM City Cebu. “There will be water, fruit, chocolate, and energy drink stations. And there’s no time limit for this run, just a friendly run,” said Mr. Joel Baring, Race Director of SM2SM Run 8.

 

BIG PRIZES IN STORE FOR THE RUNNERS

SPECIAL AWARD

BIGGEST GROUP5,000 Cash Prize

MAJOR RAFFLE PRIZES

  • Eight (8) Cathay Pacific Roundtrip Tickets from Cebu-HongKong
  • Eight (8) Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Eight (8) Samsung LED TV’s

OTHER RAFFLE PRIZES

  • One (1) Fuji X Series Camera
  • One (1) Instax
  • Hotel Gift Certificates

 

Ms. Fernan clearly pointed out that SM2SM is not really a competitive run, it’s meant to be fun. Even if it’s the biggest run in Cebu City now in terms of prizes, she hopes that everybody will have fun.

“That’s the whole idea of having this run. It’s not to have podium finishes but we want a run where people can develop the love for running,” said Ms. Fernan.

 

 

GIVEAWAY ALERT

Win one 8K SM2SM Run race kit!
Two winners will be drawn by Monday.

Click the link on how to join the giveaway contest 

WIN SM2SMRUN RACE KIT!

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