Course

RACE VILLAGE: The Race Village will be located at The Arena, Kerry Sports Manila, 6/F of Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila. Please ensure you arrive here at least 1 hour before your race start to ensure you have enough time to get changed, warm-up and deposit your belongings.

START: You will need to take the elevator down to the main lobby of Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila, 2/F. Runners will complete a short run from the 2/F Lobby into the staircase.

WATER STATIONS: Water will be available at the 22/F, 39/F and the Penthouse.

FINISH:

  • Elite/Individual Challenge/Team Challenge: The race will finish at the Penthouse of the building climbing 59 floors at a height of 250 metres with an amazing view of Manila.
  • Horizon Challenge: The race will finish at 39/F.
  • Fun Climb: The race will finish at 22/F.

COURSE CONDITIONS

Shangri-la at the Fort, Manila is a newly completed building and all stairs, railings, and running surfaces are in good condition.  Standard running shoes should be adequate for this event.  Before reaching the starting line, runners should make certain their shoes are securely tied.  Loose laces can cause one to trip and fall while ascending the building.  It is good practice for runners to double knot shoelaces for safety.  It is also recommended that runners avoid participating with any accessories or loose fitting jewelry (necklaces, bracelets, large earrings etc) that might fall off during the climb.

VENUE

Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila, is a landmark, mixed-use development in the heart of Bonifacio Global City (BGC), an emerging contemporary lifestyle district at the centre of Metro Manila and one of the fastest growing urban developments in Asia. It features Shangri-La Hotel and Residences; Horizon Homes, a collection of distinct homes situated on the top floors with unhampered views of the metropolis; retail shops; and Kerry Sports Manila, a comprehensive lifestyle and leisure club.

Rising 250 metres high, Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila, will be one of the tallest towers in the Philippines and is a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) gold-certified green development, committed to achieving and maintaining the highest standard of sustainable design.

Address:
Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila (Google Maps)
30th Street, corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, 1634 Metro Manila, Philippines.