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The Century Tuna Superbods: The Underpants Run returns to Subic Bay for a third year this March 11, 2017. Inspired by the tradition at Kona, home of the renowned Ironman World Championship, Century Tuna continues its own local fun tradition with the Superbods Underpants Run. Started as a pre-race activity for the Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 back in 2015, it has since made headlines as it brought some of the world’s super athletes racing alongside Superbods finalists and raising money for a cause.


This year, Century Tuna invites everyone to come to Subic Bay as it opens the race to anyone who wishes to showcase their Superbod fitness. Individual runners get a chance to win Php 15,000 while groups of four can vie for the Php 20,000 prize. Century Tuna will also be giving away Php 15,000 to the individual and Php 20,000 to the group with the most inspired costume. Loot bags with tons of exciting freebies together and finisher shirts are up for grabs for the first 150 finishers.

This year’s Century Tuna Superbods: The Underpants Run will happen on March 11 at 9:30AM. The race will start at Subic Bay Yacht Club and will take runners through a scenic route along the Subic Bay Freeport Zone.

Interested to join Century Tuna Superbods: The Underpants Run? Register for free at the Century Tuna Booth at the Subic Bay Exhibition and Convention Center on March 10 and at the Subic Bay Yacht Club on March 11.

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Recent times have observed a global trend where more and more people are pursuing an active lifestyle beyond their 9-to-5 desk jobs, and the Philippines is no exception. Fitness clubs, training camps, sporting events are popping one after the other, and the rise of the active-lifestyle influencers has further inspired more Filipinos to dive in and explore the outdoors and to try out different fitness regimens.

Following the growing active-lifestyle trend is the equally increasing demand for functional and stylish workout staples – from sporting gears and supplements, to athleisure outfits, down to travel-mate brands. Luckily, the active-lifestyle community can now have access to a one-stop destination where these essentials are available – all just in a click.

Adobomall, the Philippine’s first online shopping mall, carries a wide range of premium brands and products that cater to the active lifestyle – whether indoor, outdoor, or an adventure set anywhere in the world.

Outdoor adventurers

Those who are fond of uncovering the beauty of nature and are always up for a weekend trek can enjoy quality backpacks from trusted brands, High Sierra and TYR. They offer sturdy and reliable bags that can keep up with the natural born wanderer’s pace; functionality and style covered.

High Sierra’s durable fabric makes it the perfect choice for those who like to go on adrenaline-pumped ventures. Confidently climb that mountain and go spelunking with the security of a High Sierra backpack. Meanwhile, sports fans who are into keeping their stuff organized will definitely find a partner in TYR bags, designed to cater to one’s needs with its smart compartment allocation.


Those who place running at the top of their heart and sole can definitely spot a gear or two at Adobomall. More than sporting goods, Lotto offers a range of running shoes that cater to specific kinds of runs and runners, depending on their choice of surface and protection needed.

As for those who share the belief that there is no wrong way to run, then Brooks is the brand for you. Their selection of running shoes are calibrated to fit the different kinds of running experiences.

Needless to say, pro and novice runners alike can find their running shoes needs, All in the Mall for All.

Sports and Fitness Fans

Squeezing in a well-enjoyed hobby during work weekdays calls for an online buddy like Adobomall. Running low on supplies? Browse through Wilson’s extensive array of products for your tennis, basketball, baseball, or volleyball gear needs. And this doesn’t leave out swim fans because USA manufacturer for recreational and competitive swimwear and gears, TYR, also has their wide selection available in the online shopping mall.


For the world travelers who are always out and about, take delight in the fact that you can travel the world with trusty luggage that have style and performance on-point. Well-revered brands like American Tourister and Kamiliant are perfect for the different kinds of travels, whether you are on a short or longer trip, these two brands offer items to match your personality along with your travel needs.

Health buffs

There’s a reason why Adobomall is dubbed a “mall.” It doesn’t only bring to the market active wear and gears but also supplements to match their dynamic lifestyle. The performance and recovery drink, FitAID, uses clean and quality ingredients, with no preservatives, to enhance anyone’s athletic performance and fitness program.

The complete LifeAID range of products, such as PartyAID and FocusAID, will be available soon.

Truly, it is the first and only online shopping mall that offers real online shopping. Its secure payment system and fast delivery turnaround makes it the ideal choice for those who are too busy carrying-on with their active lifestyle. And what makes it better is that there are a lot more in-store the Philippine’s first online mall, that’s not just for active lifestyle enthusiasts, but for everyone. It’s time to rediscover online shopping convenience with Adobomall.


About Adobomall is the Philippine’s first online-shopping mall designed to be the ultimate one-stop shop and revolutionize online convenience as everyone knows it. It transports the shopping mall experience to the digital landscape, offering an array of premium brands distinctly showcased through visual storefront displays, like never before. Adobomall guarantees secure payment, authentic items and one of the fastest delivery turnaround of 2-3 days.adobo-mall_tyr

As more and more people are discovering the fun and excitement of life outdoors, it appears that the most ideal gifts to give our loved ones are presents that will suit the many adventures they wish to soon embark on. From relaxed weekend getaways to an itinerary packed trips with the gang, R.O.X., the country’s biggest outdoor concept store, extends a helping hand in the quest to find the right gifts for our loved ones’ next big adventure!

Introducing the R.O.X. Gift Coach, a holiday campaign which seeks to help shoppers find the right gift/s for their loved ones’ adventures! With R.O.X.’s very own pool of outdoor experts – who have mastered the ins and outs of the outdoors – gift-givers are guaranteed to pick out presents that will make their loved ones’ next adventure a truly memorable experience. The best thing about the R.O.X. Gift Coach? One can easily get in touch with one online.

So how does one exactly enlist the help of the R.O.X. Gift Coach? Easy! One may simply send a private message to ROX Philippines on Facebook on weekdays, from 11am to 4pm. From advice about well-suited gifts for different kinds of adventures to personalized recommendations based on a person’s favorite outdoor activities, the R.O.X. Gift Coach can certainly cover a wide range of topics.

One may also ask questions regarding outdoor activities as well as the most suitable outdoor products based on different age groups. Once one has decided on a gift, he or she may have the gift reserved for up to three days and pay for the gift/s at the store.

Apart from getting in touch with the R.O.X. Gift Coach on Facebook, one may also approach the R.O.X. Gift Coach in all R.O.X. stores daily, from 11am to 9pm. With the assistance of the R.O.X. Gift Coach, one may easily choose among the wide array of premium adventure and outdoor lifestyle products housed inside the store.

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Plus, exclusively available at R.O.X. Bonifacio High Street are customized cards and gift wrapping to further make one’s gift/s truly special.

From outdoor lifestyle products that will suit your loved ones’ personality to adventure essentials that will make his or her experience smooth-sailing and hassle-free, finding the right gift/s for your adventure-seeking loved ones just became so much easier with the R.O.X Gift Coach!

You can check out R.O.X. Bonifacio High Street Manila, R.O.X. Solenad 3 Nuvali, Laguna, R.O.X. Marquee Mall Pampanga, R.O.X. Camp John Hay Baguio, R.O.X. Ayala Cebu, R.O.X. Abreeza Davao, R.O.X. The District Cagayan De Oro, and R.O.X. Ayala Mall Legazpi. You can also follow @roxphilippines on Facebook for news and updates on your favorite outdoor brands!

R.O.X. is the only store that lets you in so you can get outside!

R.O.X. is owned and operated by the Primer Group of Companies, Asia’s next retail giant.

Under Armour Philippines supported ONE Championship’s year-end fight card as two beloved mixed martial arts athletes competed at the highly-anticipated “Age of Domination” event on Friday, December 2.

To the delight of Under Armour fans, Brandon Vera and Mark Striegl came out of the 20,000-seater SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City with their hands raised in triumph as both Filipino-American fighters scored impressive victories in their respective bouts.

Vera successfully defended his ONE Heavyweight World Championship , making easy work of previously unbeaten Japanese challenger Hideki Sekine to win by technical knockout just minutes into the first round.

From the opening bell, Vera began to land a series of solid blows on Sekine, who surprisingly took Vera’s best shots quite well.



Moments later, a thudding body kick connected for Vera, sending Sekine crashing to the canvas clutching his midsection. Vera then put on the finishing touches with punishing strikes from the top to get the win.

On the other hand, Striegl persevered through three grueling rounds against Bulgaria’s Sotir Kichukov to win by unanimous decision in a catchweight contest.

Striegl began the match aggressively, using superior speed and angles to stifle Kichukov who appeared unable to time Striegl’s erratic rhythm. Striegl took Kichukov down to the ground at will, controlling his opponent with a smothering top game.


In the end, all three judges saw the bout the same way with Striegl emerging as the victor.

Vera was the honorary guest in the opening of the Bonifacio High Street brand house in the same year, while Striegl has been an Under Armour gear user since he started his professional mixed martial arts career and was enlisted as a brand ambassador since 2015

The most innovative sports apparel in the world today is the official brand partner of ONE: AGE OF DOMINATION.

Do make sure to share all the action on social media by using the hashtag #ONEFIGHTNIGHT. Also make sure to follow Under Armour Philippines via @underarmourph on Instagram and Twitter as well as Facebook at



Herbalife Philippines has reached another milestone as it celebrates its 22nd year of providing good nutrition in the Philippines.

To mark this event, the company held an Anniversary Fun Run at the Bonifacio Global City last December 4, Sunday.

There were about 3,000 people composed of Herbalife Independent Distributors, professional athletes, running enthusiasts, media, bloggers and company employees of the multinational brand here in the country. The event, according to Herbalife Philippines General Manager Bong Valenzuela, coincided with the Herbalife Nutrition Day celebration across the Asia Pacific Region.


“This is a free fun run. We have mounted this activity to thank everyone for the continued support they have given Herbalife for the past 22 years,” said Valenzuela.

The event was attended by some of the country’s top athletes such as First Norseman Xtreme Challenge Finisher Omar Paredes and his wife Laarni, who has been drafted recently to compete for the Norseman Challenge next year.

Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has been changing people’s lives with great products since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management, energy and fitness and personal care products are available exclusively to and through dedicated Independent Herbalife Members in more than 90 countries. We are committed to fighting the worldwide problems of poor nutrition and obesity by offering high-quality products, one-on-one coaching with a Herbalife member and a community that inspires customers to live a healthy, active life.


We support the Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) and its Casa Herbalife programs to help bring good nutrition to children in need. We also sponsor more than 190 world-class athletes, teams and events around the globe, including Cristiano Ronaldo, the LA Galaxy, Western Sydney Wanderers FC and champions in many other sports.

The company has over 7,800 employees worldwide, and its shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HLF) with net sales of US$4.5 billion in 2015. To learn more visit

The Music Run™ by Philam Vitality is ending 2016 with all the greatest hits, and everyone’s invited! The hugely-successful 5KM fun run returns in the wake of last year’s phenomenal Philippine debut, and is set to rock McKinley West on December 3.


The Music Run Manila Race Details:
Date: December 3, 2016
Venue: McKinley West, Bonifacio Global City
Categories: 5K

Registration Fee:
19th Sep – 9th Oct
Standard – P750
Rock Star – P1,200



10th – 31st Oct
Standard – P850
Rock Star – P1,400

1st- 20th Nov
Standard – P950
Rock Star – P1,600


Last Call
21st – 25th Nov
Standard – P1,050
Rock Star – P1,800

Hailed as one of Asia’s most popular running events, The Music Run™ by Philam Vitality is the ultimate 5K running and music festival. The event features an immersive musical experience that takes runners through 5 different genre-themed zones – rock, pop, old school, hip hop, and dance.

During the actual run, Music Runners™ are welcomed to the world’s loudest running Sound Track – a fully amplified course against the raucous glory of a crowdsourced playlist on a unique Spotify voting mechanism, before the event, making participants feel one with the music.

The Music Run™ is also known globally for its impressive after-run music festivals, which feature performances from some of the country’s most talented musicians.

The Philippine edition of the event will see performances by local artists and rising Australian radio house DJ Sam Withers, who was a crowd favourite in the 2015 edition.

The Music Run™Manila 2016 is sponsored by Philam Vitality, Philam Life, BPI-Philam, AirAsia, Oakley, Citibank, Saucony, and


Standard Packs are almost sold out! A very limited quantity of LITE PACKS for sale starting today. You’ll get a T-Shirt, Beat Band and of course, the chance to #LiveTheBeat at The Ultimate 5k Running and Music Festival!

Lite Packs are priced at PhP 650 from today until November 20, so don’t miss out on this great offer while supplies last! Limited Rock Star packs are still available for sale. Get them now at

For more information, please visit The Music Run™ by Philam Vitality website, Facebook page, or YouTube Channel.

Herbalife Nutrition, a global nutrition company, has released the findings from its Asia Pacific Millennials At Work Survey1, which revealed that Filipino millennials are adapting a healthy, active lifestyle, however, most believe their current workplace environment prevents them from doing so.

Millennials, or people born in between 1980 and 2000, are opting for a workplace that will encourage them to stay active, if only this will be embedded in every company culture.  About 83 percent or eight (8) in 10 millennials have agreed that they would like their company workplace to adopt a healthy, active lifestyle.


With the millennial generation expected to make up 50 percent of the global workforce by 2020, ensuring the wellbeing of millennials will be important to improving workplace productivity. “There are about 35 million millennials now in the Philippines, which is about one-third of the country’s entire population. Five years from now, millennials will be dominating the labor force. While most millennials want to lead healthy lives, they face real obstacles at work in doing so,”said Rosalio Valenzuela, Herbalife Philippines General Manager. “At Herbalife Nutrition, we provide our employees with nutrition products at work, subsidize gym memberships, hold regular wellness programs related to nutrition and well-being, and encourage participation in outdoor activities and sports competitions.”

Additionally, the survey findings revealed the following:

  • Seven (7) out of 10 millennials strive to live healthy, active lives
  • However, the majority of millennials find it challenging to maintain an active lifestyle at work – eight (8) out of 10 millennials spend 6 to 13 hours at their work desk each day, and 64% of millennials get less than 30 minutes of physical activity – including standing, stretching and walking at work on an average work day.
  • Additionally, 64% of millennials cited the “lack of time” as the key obstacle to engaging in physical activity at work.


To provide tips on how millennials and their employers can integrate positive nutrition and life style habits at their workplaces, Herbalife Nutrition has organized a sixth Asia Pacific Wellness Tour, which builds upon the successes of the past five tours that welcomed over 100, 000  participants. Five experts from the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB) are scheduled to tour 21 Asian cities from October 7 to 30, to hold a series of talks, workshops and medical symposia across the region.

“Through these efforts, we hope to equip organizations and employees with the right tools to collectively build a healthier work environment across Asia Pacific,” said Valenzuela.

Julian Alvarez Garcia, M.D., Ph.D., a member of the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board, will be visiting Manila for the Asia Pacific Wellness Tour this October. Julian Alvarez Garcia, M.D., Ph.D. will also be sharing expert advice on how millennials can adopt simple positive nutrition and lifestyle habits at work to improve their overall well-being in the long run.


Some of the tips to help foster a healthier millennial workforce include:

  • Nutrition
  • Dedicate a healthy eating day each week and get colleagues involved in making healthy choices for lunch on this day.
  • Boost water intake to help the body digest food, rid the body of toxins, and help deliver nutrients to the cells. Drink at least eight (8) glasses or two (2) liters of water a day.
  • Have a protein shake combined with non-fat milk and healthy fruit for breakfast. With 20-30 grams of protein and low-fat contents, it can provide the body with all the nutrition it needs to power through the day.
  • Active Living
  • Create a playlist that incorporates upbeat music and play with hourly intervals.
  • Use Running Apps to keep energized and on-pace during regular runs.
  • Set a goal to join running competitions to motivate self to sustain an active lifestyle.

1Herbalife’s Millennials At Work Survey was conducted in 2016, with 5,500 respondents aged 18 and above, from Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.