Running enthusiasts, here’s another event that will not only shave those extra calories but also contribute to a nice cause. Runrio presents the Sin Tax Run 2012.
Aimed at demanding lawmakers to pass the Sin Tax Reform bill which will change the 16 years of too low cigarette prices and low excise tax for tobacco manufacturers. The event will be held at the Mall of Asia in Pasay City on December 16, 2012.
It will be a one category run at 6KM with a registration fee of 16 pesos only. The registration fee comes with a bib number and a sun visor. Top 3 runners will receive cash prizes from 2 categories, Filipino and Foreign. 1st placer for Filipino runner will get 50,000php while 20,000php for Foreign runner, 2nd place will get 30,000php and 10,000php respectively and 3rd placers will take home 15,000php and 5,000php.
Registration will run from November 19, 2012 until December 14, 2012 at the following stores;
1. Riovana Store BGC28th St. cor. 9th Ave., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City; Mon-Sun: 12nn to 9pm
2. Riovana Store Katipunan3rd floor Regis Bldg. Katipunan, Quezon City. Across Ateneo and Beside KFC; Tues-Sun : 10am to 8pm
3. Toby’sSM Mall of Asia, G/F Entertainment Hall, Roxas Blvd., Manila; Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm
4. Toby’sSM North, The Block; Mon-Sun, 12nn to 8pm
So let us demand a vote for health, demand a vote for sin tax reform law.