Tag Archives: Ironman Philippines

Before Cobra Ironman 70.3 vanishes from my memory…

  I didn’t do a race recap on Cobra Ironman 70.3 2012 but immediately thanked all those who helped me cross the finish line thru my post – What it takes to finish Cobra Ironman – the people behind the … Continue reading

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Caring for your Cobra 70.3 finishers medal

The finisher’s medal and trophies for Cobra 70.3 were designed by internationally recognized furniture designer Kenneth Cobonpue. This is the most beautiful and intelligently designed medal I have seen in my not so many years of racing in the Philippines … Continue reading

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What it takes to finish Cobra Ironman 70.3 – the people behind the scene

On August 5, 2012, I finished my first Ironman 70.3 at Mactan, Cebu. But crossing the finish line took months of preparation and involved a supportive family, friends and a community.  Yes a community, these are the people behind the … Continue reading

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I finished Cobra Ironman 70.3

Yes I did it! I finished my first Ironman 70.3   It was one difficult race and I am very proud to have crossed the finish line and received this medal!

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1 day before Cobra Ironman 70.3 – I’m 1045!

Arrived Mactan Shangri-la and registered….. So, it’s final exam time and I’m student number 1045! Please wish me all the luck! Pray that I’ll swim like Ariel, ride my bike as fast as Mulan rode her horse and run like … Continue reading

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4 days to Cobra 70.3 – I injured my heel :(

Wednesday is our usual run day, but since typhoon “Gener” seemed to have found it more fun in the Philippines and stayed a little longer, our coach suggested we do our program on a treadmill. However, since it was just … Continue reading

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6 Days to Cobra Ironman 70.3 – Good news on the water start!

There was not so much to write on the 7th day to Cobra so I skipped this day.  It was mainly mommy duties for me and was my day off from training.  Yes, there is enough time to do all … Continue reading

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