One of the most scenic trail routes ever is back this year with the staging of the Love A Tree/International Trail Run in DARAITAN, Tanay, Rizal this coming February 23, 2014.
The race course follows a new trail route foregoing the usual Daraitan Road and will instead pass through mostly wooded areas en route directly to Tinipak and Daraitan.
First timers will be mesmerized by the stunning Tinipak boulders, Tinipak river and mountain landscapes which you can glimpse on the pictures below. So register now!
Here’s the details:EVENT SUMMARY: Date: February 23, 2014 Venue: Sampaloc Inn, Tanay, Rizal Route: Daraitan, Tinipak Race Events: 15k and 32k Distance All events open to foreign runners Event Fee: 15k P 850.00 32k P1,050.00 PRIZES & AWARDS: 15k Category All Finishers will receive: Finishers Shirt Finishers Medals Loot Bag Male and Female Division Winners Champion P3,500.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal 2nd Place P2,500.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal 3rd Place P1,500.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal 32k Category All Finishers will receive: Finishers Shirt Finishers Medals Loot Bag Filipino & Foreign Winners (Male / Female Division) Champion P5,00.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal 2nd Place P3,00.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal 3rd Place P2,000.00 + Gifts sponsors + Medal Special Awards, Gifts and Prizes for raffle will be announced. Race Route: https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?Daraitan Trail Route
Requirements for Runners:
Participants should bring the following during the race day event. Failure to show the required gears and equipment may mean disqualification from the race.
- 2 x 20 oz bottle for rehydration or backpack water bag. You will be responsible in refilling water at the designated aid stations along the route. The organizer will not offer cups or bottles. Rehydration bottle or cup is a must.
- Headlight with at least 2 hours battery reserve. Runners without headlight will not be allowed to take off from the start line till sunrise.
For more views of the actual route, please refer to this link: https://jazzrunner.wordpress.com/2013/05/20/test-run-natures-trail-discovery-daraitan-trail-route/