Stars descend in Cebu for Cobra IronMan race

James Savellon, Rick Gabuya 08/05/2017

  Cynthia Lim works as a saleslady in a big department store. Like her co-workers, she is not allowed to take a day off during weekends in anticipation of the huge crowd at the malls. But as…

Reed, Steffens lead Subic tri cast

Glendale G. Rosal 03/10/2017

Reigning Cobra Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship winners Tim Reed and Caroline Steffens will lead the 25 triathletes who will competing in the professional category of tomorrow’s Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 in Subic Bay, Olongapo. Reed of…

TOO EARLY TO TELL

Glendale G. Rosal 08/08/2016

Cebu’s IronMan World C’ship hosting bid should be given some thought, says Uytengsu With the success of last the Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championships last Sunday, many believe Cebu is ready to host the IronMan 70.3 World…

‘Best race ever’

Glendale G. Rosal, James Nicole Franz R. Savellon, John Carlo Villaruel 08/07/2016

After getting rave reviews for its near perfect hosting of yesterday’s 2016 Cobra Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship, is the Philippines ready for the IronMan World event? Definitely. That is the collective belief of the sport’s top…

Vendors cash in on IronMan

Rabboni Centino Borbon 08/07/2016

BUSINESS was booming for the vendors selling their wares along the Cobra IronMan 70.3 Philippines Asia-Pacific Championship race route yesterday. One of them was Abet Patalinghug, who sold her chicharon on the streets of Punta Engaño in…

Easier win for Reed this time; Steffen makes it four straight

Glendale G. Rosal, James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 08/07/2016

With one of his toughest rivals out of the picture because of an injury, Australian Tim Reed went on to rule the Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championships yesterday at the Shangri-la’s Mactan Resort and Spa in Lapu-Lapu…

Triathlon is more fun in PH

Glendale G. Rosal 08/05/2016

THE festive mood, the contagious smiles of the locals, the postcard-perfect scenery and the solid preparations all come together to make the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championships stand out among other major triathlons in the…

This year’s medal takes the form of the human heart

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 08/05/2016

THE finisher’s medal for this year’s Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship will symbolize the kind of effort that a participant has to put in to conquer the grueling race. Renowned Cebuano designer Kenneth Cobonpue unveiled the…

Cobra Ironman offers $75K, 33 Pros vying

Glendale G. Rosal 08/05/2016

With a whopping $75,000 at stake, its no wonder why this Sunday’s Cobra Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships has attracted some of the world’s best. Presented by Ford, the highly anticipated race that features a 1.9-kilometer swim,…

Cobra IronMan boosts tourism and economy

08/03/2016

With hotels and restaurants fully-booked and souvenir shops having a field day, the 2016 Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championship is turning out to be another economic gold mine for Cebu especially host city, Lapu-Lapu. Imee Yu, general…

IronMan organizers to inspect bike route tomorrow

Glendale G. Rosal 07/29/2016

ORGANIZERS and stakeholders of the Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships will conduct an ocular inspection of the 90-kilometer bike route on Sunday. Princess Galura, the general manager of Sunrise Events Inc. (SEI), will spearhead the inspection,…

Infinitea Running Club bares lineup for IronMan

Glendale G. Rosal 07/07/2016

FOUNDING members of the Infinitea Running Club introduced their triathlon team that will compete in the upcoming Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships in Aug. 7 in Cebu. Headed by team captain and Infinitea owner John Alcano,…

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