Merrell Adventure Run 2012 – 2nd of June 2012

Runners today are looking for something new. Some say they’re up for a challenge and set their running level a little higher. So what they do is look for something challenging and turn they attention in Trail Runs. Many runners today liking this kind of event. Besides the scenic race route they also want to push their selves further more. Being part of this new breed of runners I’m planning to run this June is the Merrell Adventure Run 2012. This will be my second time to run in Timberlands (if ever). My first run there was the Xterra last February. I’m looking forward to this event and get reunited again with my fellow trail runners. Below are  more information about the race. See you there!

You can also read last year’s trail run review by Sir Rene a.k.a. The Jazzrunner for this event here and in this page.

Race Information

Date: June 2, 2012 (Saturday)

Venue: Timberland Heights, San Mateo, Rizal

Race Distances: 5K, 10K, 21K

Assembly Time for all categories: TBA

Gunstart: TBA

Race Kit Inclusions

•Timing Chip, Race Bib No., Singlet, safety pins

•Rules and regulations

•Directions to venue

•Shuttle option (optional for participants, with extra charge)

Registration Details

Submit filled-out registration form with your fee from March 12 to May 16, 2012 at the MERRELL CONCEPT SHOPS listed below.

MARKET MARKET                     TRINOMA                       

G/F Space 23-24 Phase 8            Space 2128 M2                 

Gaisano Market Market               Quezon City                      

Taguig City                                  Tel. No. (02) 915-0197     

Tel. no. (02) 836-1560

FESTIVAL MALL                       MARQUEE MALL

2/F Festival Mall                          Nepo Ave. Angeles City, Pampanga

Alabang, Muntinlupa City           Tel. no (045) 304-0654

 Tel. No. (02) 659-3284



Water and First Aid Stations

Hydration stations will be provided at the finish line and along the race route. Medical aid will be available at certain points along the way and at the finish line.

Parking Area

All participants and spectators are required to park their vehicles at the designated parking area.

Baggage Area

All participants are entitled to avail of the baggage deposit area from 4AM to 9AM.

Electronic Timing Chip

Official time will be based on the disposable timing chip provided in the race kit. The chip must be secured by all participants to their shoes prior to the race. No chip, no time. Without the timing chip, participants are not entitled to win any of the top prizes.

Inclement Weather

1 In the event of heavy rain, lightning, haze, fog and other inclement weather or adverse weather condition, the event may be delayed or cancelled.

2 Should bad weather persist beyond 7:00AM or the condition deemed unsuitable, the event will be cancelled.

3 If rain occurs after the race has started, you may continue unless otherwise advised by the designated race official or marshal.

– FINISHER’S MEDALS will be given after the race to the Top 50 finishers of 5km & Top 50 finishers of 10km who finish the course before the cut-off time. All runners of 21km will receive a medal upon finishing the race.

– CERTIFICATES will be sent through email within two weeks after the race date to those who finish the course in their specific categories

Suggested Equipment

Trail running shoes, Hydration pack/Bottle belt, Cap, Gloves, Running gaiters and Energy bar or gel, especially for the 21K runners

Rules and Regulations

1 All participants below 18 years old must have their registration forms signed by either a parent or a guardian

2 Race bib numbers and electronic timing chips must be worn at all times during the race.  Bib numbers should be pinned to your singlet (one with detachable tabs in front, the other one at the back), while timing chips must be attached to your shoes.

3 All protests related to the results must be made in writing and submitted to the Race Director within 30 minutes after the official announcement of winners.

4 The organizer’s decision is final.

Timberland Heights (How to get there)

From Quezon Memorial Circle, go northeast via Commonwealth Avenue, past Ever Commonwealth Center.  Turn right before Sandigan Bayan to Batasan Road, then turn right again to Batasan – San Mateo Road.  Cross the bridge over Marikina River, then turn left to Gen Luna Avenue.  After passing Tropical Hut and Mercury Drug, turn right to De Los Santos Street.  When the road begins to slope, turn left to the highway going to Timberland Heights.


You can print the registration form below for you convenience:

1. Download and print the online registration form.
2. Fill-up the necessary the details.
3. Submit it together with your registration fee to any of our MAR 2012 Registration points.


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