COBRA IRONMAN 70.3 PHILIPPINES 2014 SLOTS SOLD-OUT!
Registration Closed after a Record-Breaking 4-Hour Sell-Out MANILA, PHILIPPINES – It seems like the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines is on a roll. After delivering an awesome triathlon race experience that saw over 2,000 participants from 35 different countries last August to its impressive 97.6% post-event satisfaction survey result which made it the 2nd best Ironman event in the world, the event’s 2014 edition’s registration opening was met with utmost enthusiasm from triathletes that saw slots getting snagged and secured in a record-breaking four (4) hours after registration was officially opened in the morning of Tuesday, October 1, 2013. The Ironman … Continue reading
WHAT DO THEY SAY ABOUT US...
"We are delighted to see the interest and demand for the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines sell out in just 4 hours. Clearly the sport has grown tremendously in the Philippines but we are also attracting triathletes from all over the world with over 30 countries represented. We expect to have another stellar Pro cast as well. See you in Cebu!"
– Wilfred Steven Uytengsu, President, Sunrise Events, Inc.
"I am not at all surprised that the Cobra Energy Drink Philippines 70.3 sold out in record time. It is a crown jewel in Asia, a race of superb quality, passion and commitment to our athletes."
- Andrew Messick, President, World Triathlon Corporation
“We are extremely proud and very satisfied with the fast record breaking sell out of the individual and relay slots of the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines 2014 in the magnificent province of Cebu. On behalf of Michael Tan, Hubert Tan and the Cobra Energy Drink Team and Asia Brewery Inc, we thank Fred Uytengsu of Sunrise and congratulate our partners Governor Davide of Cebu, Mayor Paz Radaza of host Lapu-Lapu City, DOT and the rest of Cobra Ironman Philippines sponsors."
- Abe Cipriano, AVP for Marketing, Asia Brewery Inc.
"I was confident that in a few hours after registration opened it will be sold out because this year's Ironman 70.3 was a success despite the inclement weather. The challenge is for the organizers to mount an even more memorable Ironman 70.3 event next year. As host city, in close cooperation with Sunrise Events, we're up to the challenge."
– Hon. Paz Radaza, Mayor of Lapu Lapu City
"I am thrilled to part of one of the most successful triathlons in the world. The pressure is on to design a medal that's worthy of my name and a prominent place on your display."
- Kenneth Cobonpue, world-renowned Cebuano furniture designer and Cobra Ironman 70.3 medal designer
"The Tourism Promotions Board is very glad that the 70.3 Ironman Philippine triathlon is gaining global recognition as a sporting event with the incredible application of thousands of participants for next year's staging in Cebu within the first few hours of registration opening. The Philippines has shown it's growing readiness to welcome and host international sporting events with a bigger competitive spirit and better organization and coordination. We congratulate the organizers and wish you more success." - Chicoy Enerio, COO, Tourism Promotions Board, Department of Tourism
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