Lapu-Lapu mayor: We’re ready, committed to host Ironman event

Mars G. Alison 07/05/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Despite a change in administration, Lapu-Lapu City is still committed to be the central host of the Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Philippines powered by Philam Vitality happening on August 11, 2019. This was…

Will Ironman 70.3 return next year?

Mars G. Alison 07/13/2018

CEBU is supposed to host the Ironman 70.3 until next year. But Sunrise Events, Inc. (SEI) general manager Princess Galura said they will have to wait for the reactions of the participants to the new 90-kilometer bike…

NOT TAKING CHANCES

Rosalie Abatayo 07/28/2017

There is no intel report yet of an impending security threat to the upcoming Cobra IronMan 70.3 race here on August 6, the police said yesterday. That doesn’t mean, however, that they will let their guards down…

‘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…

Stars descend in Cebu for Ironman weekend

Rabboni Centino Borbon 08/02/2016

They may not be in contention for podium spots or pose even an iota of a challenge to the top triathletes. But when it comes to the adoration and schoolgirl admiration of star-struck fans, they are the…

PH can host full IronMan, but …

Glendale G. Rosal 07/07/2016

Organizers of the upcoming Cobra IronMan 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships headed by Wilfred Steven Uytengsu are confident they can hold a full-distance IronMan event in the country but not anytime soon. Uytengsu, who along with other members…

Priest overcomes rough start to finish Cobra Ironman

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 08/03/2015

Despite a rough start, Fr. Brian Brigoli completed the Cobra Ironman 70.3 triathlon for the second year in a row. He finished the men’s 35-39 age event in seven hours and 35 minutes–four minutes more than his…

Record high 2,615 in Cebu for Ironman

Dale G. Rosal 07/31/2015

FIESTA RACE AHEAD   With overcast skies and prayers for fine weather, organizers of the Ironman 70.3 look forward to a smooth triathlon in Cebu this weekend. Up to the last minute, coordination was being done to…

A family affair in Ironman PH

07/30/2015

A family that runs, bikes, and swims together stays healthy forever. This is the Sacris family motto as they prepare to compete in the upcoming Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines this Sunday. Andrei Sacris, the eldest among the…

Meet the Ironman 70.3 Pros

Glendale G. Rosal 07/28/2015

MALE PRO Brent Mcmahon (Canada) Defending champion of Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines; two-time Olympian                   Craig Alexander (Australia)   2008, 2009 & 2011 Ironman Triathlon World Champion; course record…

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