Manila, Philippines – The 24th Yakult 10 MILER will be held on March 17 at the CCP Complex in Pasay City. The race has so far attracted 1,600 early entries.
Set to start at 5:30 a.m. from the Vicente Sotto St. at the CCP complex in Pasay City, the run will use the southbound side of Roxas Blvd. from P. Burgos St. in Manila until MIA road in Paranaque City from 5 a.m. up to 9 a.m. Motorists travelling southbound on Roxas Blvd. are advised to take alternative routes during these hours.
For the safety and security of both the running participants and the crowd expected to watch the event at the CCP Complex, a preliminary coordinating conference spearheaded by the National Capital Region Police Ofﬁ ce (NCRPO) regional operations division will be held on Feb. 21 at the Aloha Hotel. Also invited are representatives of the different task agencies covered by the marathon route.
At stake is a total cash prize of P30,000.00 for the top finishers of the 10 Mile (16 kilometers) run.
Michael M. Ong, Yakult Phils., Inc. manager for sales and planning, said a P7,000 cash prize will be awarded to the overall champion and the top female finisher of the 16K centerpiece event.
The second placers will get P3,000, 3rd. P2,000, 4th P1,000 and 5th P500. Trophies will also be awarded to the top three men and women finishers of the 16K race, while medals will be awarded to the fourth and fifth placers.
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