Sponsors

Rizal Mountain Run 2018

Rizal Mountain Run is excited to establish and maintain relationships with companies involved in mountain culture and those who celebrate the sport of mountain running. Rizal Mountain Run would not be in existence without the support of our sponsors. In return, we ask that you support these brands and organizations who have invested in you and the sport you love.

Accredited Bodies


ITRA · Website

Born in July 2013, the ITRA (International Trail Running Association) aims to give a voice to parties involved in trail running in order to promote its strong values, its diversity, the safety of races and the health of runners, as well as to further the development of trail running and ensure a constructive dialogue between the national and international bodies with an interest in the sport.


UTMB · Website

Dubbed as the world cup of trailrunning. It takes place once a year on either the last weekend in August or the first weekend of September in the Alps, and follows the route of the Tour du Mont Blanc through FranceItaly anSwitzerland. It has a distance of approximately 166 kilometres (103 mi), and a total elevation gain of around 9,600 m. It is widely regarded as one of the most difficult foot races in the world, and one of the largest with more than 2,000 starters. It is one race during a week-long festival based around Chamonix in France. The combined participation in all of the events over the week is approaching 10,000 runners. The races have strict entry requirements which include accumulating enough race points through qualifier races in the previous two years. RMR is a qualifying race for UTMB and awarded 3 ITRA points.


asia-trail-masterAsia Trail Master · Website

Asia Trail Master (ATMs) is an annual series of trail running races, which are open for participation to the general public and take place on the Asian continent. The Asia Trail Master series has been designed and is managed by Kuai Sports Promotions Ltd in Hong Kong, which also owns the brand name.


 

Co-Presenters


suuntoSuunto · Website

Suunto is at the forefront of design and innovation for sports watches, dive computers and instruments used by adventure seekers all over the globe. From the highest mountains to the deepest oceans, Suunto physically and mentally equips outdoor adventurers to conquer new territory. Their Ambit watch is an impressive training tool for any athlete wishing to track their progress.


salomonSalomon · Website

Born in the French Alps in 1947, Salomon continues to be a force to be reckoned with in the world of trail running by developing cutting edge products and supporting the sport on an international level. With a passion for mountain sports progression, product development, quality and craftsmanship, Salomon gear enables freedom and helps you challenge yourself in the mountains. Few brands are as invested in the trail running community as Salomon.


basekampBaseKamp · Website

Tramper Retailers, Inc. (TRI) formerly Sandugo Outdoor Shop (SOS) is a retailer of quality camping and hiking products not only confined with sandals and bags. It is the sister company of Sandugo Adventure, famous for its bags and sandals. Sandugo, founded in 1994, is one of the leading outdoor brands in the Philippines.


 

Sponsors


ahonAhon · Website

Ahon is a proud Pinoy company. They take pride in hands-on product development and testing. Their products are well adapted for the Philippine trails, which are tough, wild, raw. All their products are at par, if not better than the world standards. Their testers are well respected in the trail community. They produce their products locally, sharing their blessings to fellow Filipinos.


Heroes Hotel · Website

Opened in August 2017, Heroes Hotel offers a unique and rewarding experience for every guest—whether you’re a backpacker visiting the city for a few days, a family on vacation, or seasoned travelers on a business trip.
Conveniently situated at the border of Manila and Makati, Heroes Hotel puts you right in the middle of the urban action. If you want a break from the hustle and bustle of the city, don’t worry: Heroes Hotel can arrange out-of-town adventure trips for you.

Heroes Hotel is also home to the Honesty Café, an honor-system café and the only one of its kind in Metro Manila. We also have a great steakhouse and restaurant, an awesome rooftop bar, and a lovely mini-spa that offers authentic Filipino massage.

We are committed to the values that make every person an everyday hero: service, industriousness, compassion, and integrity. These are the values that guide the excellent staff, who will make sure that your stay is as clean, secure and comfortable as possible. With Heroes Hotel, there’s always a hero’s welcome for you.


Inengs Special BBQ · Facebook

The Best Tasting BBQ in Town!!!


Growers Nutribar · Facebook

GROWERS NUTRIBAR is your handy, hearty snack buddy that perfectly fits your active lifestyle. This cereal bar blends the taste you crave for in a nutritiously delicious mixture of protein, fiber and a gentle dash from nature’s flavor farm. Available in Apple Cinnamon, Choco Chips and Peanut Butter flavors – and made with all-natural ingredients, GROWERS NUTRIBAR is a Good Source of Fiber, has Zero Trans-Fat and is Cholesterol-free! Perfect for your guilt-free, wholesome snacking enjoyment!

Deliciously filling and nutritiously satisfying! It’s a healthy and light, chewy-licious delight! GROWERS NUTRIBAR, is your Healthier Snack Bar! See more of Growers Nutribar at their Facebook page!


Tailwind Nutrition

ALL YOU NEED, ALL DAY. REALLY.
Tailwind’s creator made it for the purpose of racing the Leadville 100. It’s designed to overcome the nutrition problems faced by endurance athletes in events like 50’s, 100’s, 24-hour, and multi-day epics. Tailwind combines complete fuel, hydration, and electrolytes in a tasty drink that won’t turn your stomach into a brick.


time-depotTime Depot · Website

Since timing-in in 2001, TIME DEPOT has made “your time” its priority by not wasting a single second in delivering the most technological and savviest watches to every Juan, Pedro and Maria. Undoubtedly the preferred timepiece hub in the Philippines today, TIME DEPOT is headlined by Baby-G, G-Shock, Sheen and Edifice timepieces by Casio and an elite line-up of sportsmen (and women)-preferred brands like Protrek, Nautica, K-Swiss, Marc Ecko and Suunto.


 

Other Sponsors


chamois-buttrChamois Butt’r · Website

Chamois Butt’r Original is a non-greasy skin lubricant developed by cyclists for use with all chamois. It immediately improves riding comfort & soothes already chafed or irritated skin. As it turned out Chamois Butt’r isn’t just for cyclists! It lubricates, soothes and softens the skin of all athletes who experience chafing. Apply liberally to skin and/or chamois before each workout. May be applied to any skin areas that rub together or against clothing. Apply to skin to soothe and soften. Chamois Butt’r chamois cream is available in 8 oz. tubes and handy sachets.


Lagalag

Lagalag is a Filipino outdoor company manufacturing products for outdoor-adventure and travel since 1998.


mapawa

Mapawa Nature Park · Website

The 2,400 hectare property 350 meters above sea level was acquired by former Vice President Emmanuel Pelaez and wife Edith in the 1960s under a Lease Pasture Agreement. In the 1990s, the Pelaez’s son Ernie spearheaded a move away from ranching to industrial forest management. The family committed to planting a total of 1,900 hectares of indigenous trees over a number of years. On the strength of that strategy, government renewed the Pelaez’s lease as a means to sustainability manage the area while providing for the timber requirements of the community.


sandugoSandugo · Website

Sandugo’s passion towards sandals production and development gave way to a great assortment of mountain-tough, trail-tested slippers, sandals and shoes. In addition to their reliable footwear, came more outdoor products. They now make their own bags, apparel and other accessories in order to provide complementary outdoor items to our customers.


Municipality of San Mateo, Rizal · Website

San Mateo is a first class municipality in Rizal, Philippines. It is bordered by Quezon City to the west, the cities of Marikina and Antipolo to the south, and to the north by the municipality of Rodriguez. San Mateo is approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) east of Manila and 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) north of Pasig, the former provincial capital of Rizal. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 252,527 people. Conurbated to the urban agglomeration of the Greater Manila Area, San Mateo is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Rizal Province, according to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Provincial Government of Rizal.


 

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are excited to create lasting relationships with organizations. Want to learn more about what sponsorship opportunities exist? Contact Atty. Aldean Philip Lim at contact@rizalmountainrun.com