The Music Run™ Gathers close to 10,000 Runners for a Runtastic Beat Experience in The Philippines!


The moment I've learned about The Music Run I can't help but count the days and patiently wait for it to happen. From the very launched down to the funrun day I was there! Yoh! Music Geek here :P 

Read my post about The Music Run 2015 Launch here.

Being one of the fastest growing Fun Run in the world. The Music Run gathered runners close to 10,000 that filled the Philippine Arena in Santa Maria, Bulacan last Saturday, Nov14,2015 with both great music and enthusiastic runners.

Runners, music lovers, and fellow music geeks of all ages from all over the country had only one place to go to, It's at the Music Village in the iconic stadium to take part of the country’s biggest and boldest run of the year.


The Music Run™ by Philam Life started off with a pre-party featuring a live performance by popular Rock band SpongeCola (presented by Globe Telecom), followed by a warm-up session led by Official Fitness Partner Gold’s Gym to limber up Music Runners™ in the lead up to the flag off.

J. Axel BromleyChief Executive Officer of Presenting Sponsor Philam Life, At 4pm, signaled the first wave of runners to hit the pavements, sending an energetic crowd of Music Runners™ on their way through the five-kilometer music escapade.
The run took its Music Runners™ through an exciting odyssey of sound with five different Music Zones— Rock, Pop, OldSchool, HipHop and Dance.

ROCK
POP
OLD SCHOOL
HIP HOP

DANCE
Having concert quality speakers placed all over the course, giving the crowd with great music to keep them upbeat and hyped during the entire run. The course then led runners straight to the After Party, featuring local DJ Deuce Manila and DJ Sam Withers from Australia. Music Runners were treated to a spectacular fireworks display at the end.


The Music Run 2015 Finisher's Medal
The Music Run™ by Philam Life is a running event like no other. Which had no time limit, meaning no pressure for runners to finish the course, allowing them to enjoy it as much as they want to. Medals were given out as a reward from Philam Life to every participant at the finish line.

The runners also enjoyed a complete suite of health and wellness activities and perks from Philam Life such as financial health check and needs analysis at the Real Life Planner booth, sports and fitness challenges at the Philam Vitality area, and relaxation and wellness activities at the BPI-Philam station.


“We understand that health has become a primary life goal among Filipinos. We want to help them achieve this by encouraging them to embrace a healthier lifestyle and live longer, more active lives, through health campaigns and wellness activities such as The Music Run™,”  J. Axel Bromley.

As the Event Promoter of The Music Run™ across Asia, Executive Director of Exceed Sports & Entertainment Martin Capstick believes that the combination of music and running forms a powerful connection with today’s modern generation.

“With the resounding success of The Music Run™ in the cities we have been to, we are proud to bringit to the Philippines for the first time.” He adds, “Music and running always go hand in hand in a way that allows fitness buffs and casual runners alike to enjoy running to the rhythm of the beat. With The Music Run™, we are excited to build a community of Music Runners™ whom we put at the heart of this experience by inviting them to decide on the songs they want to listen to during the run,” Martin Capstick

“The concept of The Music Run™ is a natural fit with Spotify – Music is a big part of the running experience and we are very excited to have The Music Run™ leverage on Spotify’s wealth of music data, content and an understanding of listening habits to create playlists for their upcoming run in the Philippines, our fastest-growing market in Asia,” Sunita Kaur, Managing Director, Spotify (Asia).
The Music RunTM Philippines is presented by Philam Life, and supported by Official Partners BPI-Philam, Petron, Philam Vitality, Globe Telecom, Citi, Saucony and Gold’s Gym. Media Partners are PinoyFitness and Takbo.ph.

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