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EDSA RUN


The EDSA Run is one of the activities of the Ninoy & Cory Aquino Foundation, together with the iamninoy-iamcory runners group in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the People Power Revolution. The proceeds of the run will help the Department of Education raise funds to build classrooms nationwide. On this day, as you take part of the run, the lives of many school children will be changed simply because you signed up and decided to be heroes; because runners ca make a difference.

You can now register for The EDSA Run on line and pay via your credit card. This is a fast and hassle free way to be part of the much awaited run. Please make sure you follow the directions provided. For those who do not wish to register on-line, you can now register at the following areas:

Rudy Project Store: Bonifacio High Street, Taguig and Trinoma.
Planet Sports: Alabang Town Center, Rockwell, Glorietta and Virra Mall
Jose Cojuangco Bldg: 4/F De La Rosa cor Castro Streets, Legaspi Village, Makati

Race packet redemption: R.O.X, Bonifacio High Street, Feb. 23-26, 2011.

RACE DETAILS:

Date: February 27, 2011, Sunday
Venue: People Power Monument (corner EDSA and White Plains)
Distance: 5k and 10k
Fees: P 400 for 5k, P 550 for 10k (inclusive of timing chip, souvenir shirt & donation)
Time: 5:30 am
No. of runners: 5,000

Deadline of registration: Feb. 20 in Rudy Project and Planet Sports (outlets mentioned above);
Feb. 21 for on-line registration

BECAUSE WE ARE GETTING A LOT OF REQUESTS, WE ARE HAVING AN ON-SITE REGISTRATION FROM 4-5 AM. PLEASE BE THERE AT THIS TIME.

the souvenir shirt

5k and 10k Routes
ANNOUNCEMENT: The run to build classrooms is now nationwide! Simultaneous runs will happen in the following areas. For details, prospective run participants may get in touch with:

1. Vigan, Ilocos Sur – Councilor Franz Ranches, City Government of Vigan
(09069316263 / franz_ranches@yahoo.com)
2. Clark, Pampanga – Mr. Manny So (0458882201 / 0458872694 / 0456259725 /
09164969801 / pawbang@comclark.com) or any Orchids Bookstore branch in
3. Angeles City and San Fernando City in Pampanga;
Zambales – Norma Amata (09993998671 / 09066475240 /
normaamata@yahoo.com)
4. Albay, Bicol – Dr. Ofel Samar-Sy and Mr. Jason Offemaria (09209600076 /
ofelsy125@yahoo.com);
5. Cebu City – Yellow Movement of Cebu & Yellow Army Movement Youth
Volunteers in partnership with Run for Sight Foundation (09237188171 /
0322562020 – Lalyn)
6. Davao City – Mr. Blogie Robillo, Davao Sunday Runners Club in partnership
with the Office of the Mayor of Davao City (09997563615 / robillo@gmail.com)
7. Dipolog City – Mr. and Mrs. Lester and Haidee Ong, People Power Volunteer
Center, Dipolog, in partnership with the City Government (0652129595 /
09177241614 / haidee_go@yahoo.com)
8. Sultan Kudarat – Mary Vi Castillo, Sultan Kudarat Active – Peoples Network,
Inc. (09086650047 / maryvi.castillo@yahoo.com)
9. Zamboanga City – Mr. Anton Lim, Fuerza Amarillo in partnership with the City
Government (0629910226 / 09177102920 / amhl1122@yahoo.com);
10.Zamboanga Sibugay – Jun Policarpio, Consortium for the
Development of Western Mindanao Communities, Inc. (09178659720 /
epu_sibugay@yahoo.com).

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Time to effect change. Be heroes on Feb. 27.

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The EDSA Run

‘There’s a hero in all of us”-Senator Ninoy Aquino. Join us on Feb. 27, 2011.  Details to follow.

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