PAF 67th Anniversary Fun Run: June 1, 2014

If you found yourself locked-out already from registering in the Run United 2 Race this coming June 1, here’s an alternative run that’s not too over crowded, the “Takbo ng Hukbong Himpapawid para sa Karunungan at Kinabukasan ng Kabataan 2014″ or better known as the Philippine Air Force (PAF) 67th Anniversary Run.

This run is going to start and end at the CCP Complex grounds that will support the educational needs of these orphans of Philippine Airforce soldiers killed in action.

The PAF family deeply recognizes the heroism in each Air Force soldier. It is one of the morale and welfare support system of the Armed Forces of the Philippines that grant educational benefits both to the AFP personnel and their dependents with the aim of helping them secure a brighter future.

Here are the details of the race:

Philippine Air Force 67th Anniversary Fun Run
June 01, 2014
3k/5K/10k/15k
Liwasang Ulalim, CCP Complex,  Pasay City

Registration Fees:

16K – PHP 600
10K – PHP 500
5K – PHP 400
3k – PHP 350

REGISTRATION PERIOD:
May 7 to 31, 2014

REGISTRATION VENUES:

  • ASICS
    • Greenbelt 3
    • Bonifacio High Street
    • Solenad 2
  • Olympic Village 
    • Trinoma
  • Second Wind Running Stores
    • Quezon City
    • Greenhills
    • Ortigas

With Race Director Coach Joar during the launching of the race at the Villamor Air Base

PRESS RELEASE:

For the past two years, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) organized the PAF Anniversary Fun Run which attracted some 2,000 running enthusiasts. The event successfully raised funds for the dependents of Philippine Air Force Personnel who were either Killed-in-Action (KIA) or was totally incapacitated while in line of duty. This event has been an annual project of the Philippine Air Force in order to uplift the morale and welfare of its personnel and their families/dependents.

In line with that noble advocacy and as part of the 67th PAF Pre-Anniversary activities, the PAF will again conduct the “Takbo ng HukbongHimpapawid para saKarunungan at  Kinabukasan ng Kabataan 2014” on 01 June 2014 at  LiwasangUlalim CCP Complex Pasay City. The activity will include a 3km, 5km, 10km and 21km runs which will be open to all ages. Proceeds of the event will go to the scholarship program for the dependents of Philippine Air Force Personnel who were either Killed-in-Action or totally incapacitated while in line of duty.

Our soldiers, civilian employees, military dependents and civilians, both young and old will be participating in the said activity. This running event will surely foster camaraderie and solidarity among the members of your Air Force and civilian populace, as it is an avenue to promote good health and wellness.

 

Finishers’ Medal

Race Singlet

With the PAF officers and the media at the race’s launching