GRiT brings woman power on trails. Girls Running in Trails gathers the female trail runners (and a few men too) in support for Sandi Menchi’s TDS Race in France. It’s time to test your GRiT in a race around Pintong Bakawe, San Mateo, Rizal on August 13, 2017.
When it comes to GriT, Sandi Menchi has been the poster girl of excellence in the trail races, having topped several major races local and international race. Sandi’s journey of excellence heads to France as she joins TDS or Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie is a 119 kilometer trail race in France to be held in August as a side event of UTMB – the most prestigious trail race in the world. The trail playground takes a more feminine flavor with an all-girl trail race in support for Sandi Menchi’s journey.
There’s a newbie friendly Sweet 6-kilometer distance, a fierce 15 kilometer race for those who prefer the longer distance. Then there’s the sub Sandi Challenge for the men who wants to test their mettle against Sandi or those who just want to support and cheer her. Women empowerment takes a new level in GRiT in support for Sandi’s TDS Race.
Ladies unite on August 13, 2017 at Basekamp, Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo, Rizal to enjoy the trails. Registration is now open at Raceyaya.com.
Date and Venue
- Date: August 13, 2017
- Venue: Basekamp, Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo, Rizal
Distance and Fees
- Fierce 15K: This race is open to all women or any individual who wants to celebrate their femininity. The race will take them from Basekamp to the unexplored trails around Pintong Bukawe. Climb mountains, cross rivers, get dirty, show your GRiT. – P800
- Sweet 6K: This race is open to all women or any individual who wants to celebrate their femininity. The race will take runners inside the manicured bike trails of Basekamp. Enjoy the varying terrain while overlooking mountain ranges that surround Basekamp in this short trail run, start showing your GRiT. – P600
- Sub-Sandi Challenge: This race is open to all men who wants to run with Sandi. Beat Sandi in a 6K race and win special tokens for you. Whether your goal is to beat Sandi, run beside her or just be able to support her by joining the run, this race is for you…support GRiT- P600
- Online via Raceyaya.com