CAPAS, Tarlac (September 6, 2019)—GoClark Sports and Events is excited to announce a new partnership with one of the Philippines’ leading real estate companies, ROBINSONS LAND CORPORATION, as the presenting sponsor of the 2019 New Clark City Triathlon.
The New Clark City Triathlon, happening on October 19-20, is the first triathlon event to be held in the country’s newest world-class sport facilities of the New Clark City Sports Complex located in Capas, Tarlac.
The swim course will be held in the swimming pools of the Aquatics Center. The 20km bike course will be held in the newly-built New Clark City-SCTEx connecting road while the run course will cover the grounds of the whole sports complex, including the warm-up athletic track, the river park and a finish lap around the 20,000-seater Athletics Stadium.
‘’We are excited to have Robinsons Land Corporation on-board as the presenting sponsor of the inaugural New Clark City Triathlon. With Robinsons’ support, we are assured that the event will be truly remarkable, and we are confident that it will greatly help our advocacy of promoting the active and healthy lifestyle as well as promoting Clark as one of the country’s premiere sports destination,” said GoClark Sports and Events Director Jumbo Tayag.
“We are equally thrilled to participate in this event. It brings us joy to see young families bond and every hard-working urban professional have the chance to unwind and pursue a healthy and active lifestyle,” says Frederick D. Go, CEO and President of Robinsons Land Corporation. “In the coming months, RLC will be crafting and joining bigger and more meaningful events, such as this one, as we continue to create vibrant live, work, and play environments that serve as the perfect setting for exploring new opportunities, and creating a better life.”
“We’re proud to host the first triathlon in New Clark City. This is a world-class venue and we hope the New Clark City sports complex will gain traction to more sporting events such as this, which can serve as training ground for our national athletes,” says BCDA President and CEO Vince Dizon.
The 2019 New Clark City Triathlon will see over 700 triathletes compete for age group award categories in 3 categories on October 20: 1) NCC Tri Full involves a 900-m swim, 40-km bike, and 8-km run; 2) NCC Tri Sprint is a shorter 450-m swim, 20-km bike, and 4-km run triathlon distance category; and 3) NCC Tri Full Relay which also involves 900-m swim, 40-km bike, and 8-km run, is perfect for those not ready to tackle triathlon individually.
To make sure it will be a family-friendly event, a 5-km fun run and kids’ triathlon race will be held a day before the main triathlon race.
Trophies and gift items await winners in the age-group, relay, and team competitions that are at stake in this event supported by Robinsons Land Corporation, BCDA, Clark Tourism, Local government of Capas, Finis Swimming Philippines, Specialized Philippines, SM Supermalls, Widus Hotel and Casino, Garmin Philippines, Clark Water, RC Cola and Cycles & Brew.
Event information for the 2019 New Clark City Triathlon can be found at www.goclark.ph/new-clark-city-triathlon/new-clark-city-triathlon-race-information. For more information on GoClark Sports and Events visit www.GoClark.PH. For more information about Robinsons Land Corporation, visit www.robinsonsland.com. Mediarelated inquiries can be directed to GoClarkPH@gmail.com.
ABOUT ROBINSONS LAND COPRPORATION Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC), one of the Philippines’ leading real estate companies, is involved in the development and operations of shopping malls, offices and hotels and is one of the most reputable developers of mixed-use properties, logistics facilities, residential condominiums and residential housing developments, including socialized housing projects located in key cities and other urban areas nationwide.
Celebrating its 30th year in 2020, RLC serves as the real estate arm of JG Summit Holdings, Inc., one of the country’s largest conglomerates with diverse interests in branded consumer foods, telecommunications, petrochemicals, air transportation and financial services.
ABOUT BCDA The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) is a development corporation vested with corporate powers under Republic Act (RA) 7227 (Bases Conversion and Development Act of 1992), signed into law by former President Corazon C. Aquino last March 13, 1992. The BCDA Charter was amended by RA 7917 in 1995, and further amended by RA 9400 in 2007.
Mandated to help strengthen the Armed Forces while building great cities, BCDA remains as a major force in creating economic opportunities in the country—through its establishment of integrated developments, dynamic business centers and vibrant communities.
BCDA engages in public-private partnerships to push forward vital public infrastructure such as tollways, airports, seaports, and also major real estate developments. It is one of the key agencies driving “Build Build Build,” the national government’s most ambitious infrastructure plan in Philippine history. This infrastructure plan hopes to provide bold solutions that will reduce congestion, create jobs and alleviate costs in the Philippines.
ABOUT GOCLARK SPORTS AND EVENTS GoClark Sports and Events and its’ directors has been participating, organizing and promoting sports events like triathlons, duathlons, aquathlons, cycling, running, and swimming since 2012. GoClark have worked with major players in the industry as the main organizer, technical organizer, supplier and consultant for over 100 events. Through these events, GoClark shares its advocacy of promoting health and wellness through sport as well as promoting Clark as a major sporting destination in the country and Southeast Asia.Share this article