There is still time to register for Tough Mudder Philippines 2018, which will take place at Portofino Amore in Alabang, Muntinlupa, Metro Manila from July 21-22, 2018. This will be the first time the endurance event series is taking place in the country.
Tough Mudder is the fastest growing mass participation event in the world with over 3 million people having joined in the past with events spanning Europe, the United Kingdom, the United States and other parts of the world. The Philippine licensee is Proactive Sports Management, a premier sports agency known for organizing the largest fun run events in the Philippines including the ColorManila Run series.
“We are very proud to be the local licensee of Tough Mudder for the country,” Proactive Sports Management chief operating officer Justine Cordero said. “We will bring Tough Mudder’s signature obstacle courses and this event will give you the same experience of participating in Tough Mudder events in other parts of the world. ”
“It is high time that we brought Tough Mudder to the Philippines and we encourage runners to take advantage of this event,” Cordero added. “We would like to encourage everyone to sign up for the much-awaited Tough Mudder Philippines event, set this weekend, July 21-22, 2018.”
Tough Mudder Philippines ambassadors and influencers are expected to be at the highly anticipated event. Among them are Xian Lim, Raymond Guttierez, Gretchen Ho, Daniel Matsunaga, Hideo Muroaka, Eduardo Lara, Noel Agra and Christi McGarry.
From June 16-17, 2018, Lim experienced Tough Mudder Scotland 2018 at the Drumlanrig Castle and Estate in Thornhill, Scotland. One of the obstacles he tried out was the Kong Infinity obstacle.
Tough Mudder 5K Basic, priced at 1,700 pesos, and comes with an event singlet, racebib, finisher’s shirt and finisher’s headband while the Tough Mudder Half – Basic, priced at 2,900 pesos, comes with an event singlet, racebib, finisher’s shirt and finisher’s headband. Tough Mudder 5K – Premium, priced at 3,200 pesos, comes with an event singlet, race bib, drybag (10L), towel, finisher’s shirt and finisher’s headband while Tough Mudder Half-Premium, priced at 4,400 pesos, comes with an event singlet, racebib, drybag (10L), towel, finisher’s shirt and finisher’s headband.
Former British counter terrorism officer Will Dean and former corporate lawyer Guy Livingstone co-founded Tough Mudder. The former, who is the chief executive officer, stated, “Tough Mudder events have united millions seeking a more engaging, communal form of active lifestyle.”
“We are excited to partner with Proactive Sports Management, who has a proven track record for success for athletic events in the Philippines,” Dean added. “To ensure locals and tourists alike will have the same unparalleled experience that has made Tough Mudder the must-do event for OCR enthusiasts and weekend warriors alike.”
To give you an idea of what Tough Mudder Philippines 2018 is like, here is Lim’s Tough Mudder Scotland 2018 experience: