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PhilHealth Nationwide Run – Full Details

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THE FIRST SIMULTANEOUS NATIONWIDE RUN

On February 17, 2013, roads in 18 sites across the nation will be taken over as the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation, better known as PhilHealth, stages the first simultaneous nationwide running event dubbed as PhilHealth Run 2013.

Drawing inspiration from the two highly successful running events organized by its regional centers in Mindanao, the PhilHealth Run 2013: Nationwide Run for Mother and Child Protection promises to be a memorable sporting event as it aims to engage near 100,000 professional and amateur runners from different parts of the country – all running simultaneously with one aim in mind: Universal Health Care in the Philippines.

Runners will converge in 18 major cities that include: Manila, Baguio, Dagupan, Tuguegarao, Clark, Malolos, Sta. Rosa, Batangas, Legazpi, Iloilo, Cebu, Tacloban, Zamboanga, Iligan, Davao, Koronadal, Butuan, and Marawi.

Through this momentous event, PhilHealth aims to rally the entire nation as it helps stage a push towards bringing universal health care a reality. With universal coverage, every Filipino, regardless of status, is given the financial access and support to quality health care and services.

18 SITES, 18 YEARS, 1 NATION

The nationwide run on February 17, 2013 marks PhilHealth’s 18 years of service to the Filipino people, having been established in 1995 with the enactment of Republic Act 7875.

The event’s simultaneous staging across 18 sites in the country emphasizes the point of unity and oneness in aim and spirit. As PhilHealth’s 18th year anniversary celebration for February, dubbed National Health Insurance Month through Presidential Proclamation No. 1400 in 2007, it will surely stand different from the rest as one of historic and great proportions.

In support of the country’s efforts towards achieving the Millenium Development Goals of reducing child mortality and improving maternal health, proceeds from the event will be used to support national and regional institutions promoting the protection of mothers and children in the country. The national beneficiary of the PhilHealth Run 2013 is the Philippine Children’s Medical Center, and local beneficiaries vary per region. More than just a running event, it endeavors to uphold the importance of our mother’sand children’s health in the challenge of nation-building.

PhilHealth Run MANILA Venue: Quirino Grandstand

The Quirino Grandstand will be the site of the Manila leg of the country’s first simultaneous nationwide run – the PhilHealth Run 2013. On February 17, 2013, a whopping 18,000 runners from the country’s capitol will come together to celebrate and run for our nation’s mothers and children, and for universal health coverage in the country.

Proceeds of the run will go to the benefit of the PhilHealth Run’s National Sponsor, the Philippine Children Medical Center, and the regional beneficiary, Cottolengo Filipino, a private non-stock, non-profit, religious, and non-government organization licensed and accredited by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) that cares for abandoned, disabled persons, especially children.

Route Scope per Category

3K: Quirino Grandstand – Roxas Blvd. – U-Turn between Pedro Gil & Pres. Quirino Ave. – back to Quirino Grandstand

5K: Quirino Grandstand – Roxas Blvd. – U-Turn at Pres. Quirino Ave – back to Quirino Grandstand

10K: Quirino Grandstand – Roxas Blvd. – U-Turn at EDSA- back to Quirino Grandstand

18K: Quirino Grandstand – Roxas Blvd. – U-Turn at EDSA – U-Turn at Pedro Gil – U-Turn at EDSA- back to Quirino Grandstand

Registration Fees

Race Category Registration Fee Remarks
3K P350.00 With singlet, race bib, finisher’s certificate, raffle stub
5K P550.00 With singlet, race bib, finisher’s certificate, timing chip, raffle stub
10K P650.00 With singlet, race bib, finisher’s certificate, timing chip, raffle stub
18K P750.00 With singlet, race bib, finisher’s certificate, timing chip, raffle stub

On-line Registration

Manual Registration

PhilHealth local health insurance offices (LHIO) or PhilHealth Express Outlets in the region.

Quezon City – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
880 F.R. Estuar Building, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City

Rizal – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
The Brick Road, Sta Lucia East Grand Mall, Marcos Hi-way cor. Felix Avenue, 
Cainta, Rizal
Caloocan – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
Remcor Building, Rizal Avenue Ext. Between 10th &11th Avenue, Caloocan City
Manila – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
Marc 1 Building, 1971 Taft Avenue, Manila
Mandaluyong – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
Liberty Boni Building,
94 Boni Avenue cor. P. Cruz, St.,
Brgy. San Jose, Mandaluyong City
Las Piñas City – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
Editha Building, Alabang, Zapote Road,
Las Piñas City
Makati – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
ITC Building, Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City
Pasig City – PhilHealth Local Health Insurance Office
G/F DAP Building, San Miguel Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Robinsons Novaliches
Robinsons Galleria
Robinsons Metroeast
Robinsons Otis
Robinsons Ermita
All SM Bayad Centers

In-Store Registration
Registration will open on January 30 to February 3, 2013
Toby’s (SM Manila, SM Southmall, SM Faiview)
Runnr (Trinoma, EDSA Shangri-La, BGC)
Robinson’s Galleria Sports Loop (3rd Level)

This is the one-stop-shop registration site for PhilHealth Run Manila where participants could register, pay, and claim their race kits in a zip.

All registered race participants, with their claim stub and official receipt, may claim their race packets from February 2 to 11 at the Sports Loop, 3rd level of Robinson’s Galleria. Race participants get to receive a PhilHealth Run race singlet, timing chip (except for 3K), race bib and a raffle stub. 
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NCR Race Route

NCR Race Route

View or download PhilHealth Nationwide Run MANILA press release and PhilHealth Run Manila FAQs for additional info.

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