Eggciting Adventure Family Run 2 leads the path to healthy and peaceful nation
Every second Friday of October, the world celebrates the annual World Egg Day. Introduced by the International Egg Commission (IEC) in 1996, the celebration aims to help raise awareness of the benefits of eggs and their importance to one’s life. Versatile, affordable and popular source of protein, eggs also offer several vitamins and minerals, which are beneficial to health.
In the Philippines, The Philippine Egg Board Association, Sarimanok Poultry Feeds through The Good Egg advocacy, Philippine Association of Breeder Layers, Inc., DSM and other sponsors come together to be part of this noteworthy celebration by bringing the Eggciting Adventure Family Run 2, which happened last October 15, 2017 at Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. The International Egg Commission (IEC) recognized the said event.
Rain or shine, Filipino families gathered and shared their quality time together in this running event. Children ages 3-7 years old enjoyed their 200-meter dash and their egg adventures at Egg Land. Other participants even some celebrities ran under different running categories ranging from 3 km to 21 km distances. Assistant Secretary Dr. Enrico P. Garzon, Jr. of Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) participated in the said run.
After finishing the race, participants received finisher medal and loot bags from sponsors. For those who finished the half marathon race, they got additional finisher shirts aside from the medal and loot bags from sponsors. Other participants joined in the Free Zumba activity after the race.
The second salvo of Eggciting Adventure Family Run promoted the benefits of egg to one’s health. Dra. Fe Marie Colico of Sarimanok Poultry Feeds – The Good Egg reiterated that eating one egg a day is vital to health. Thus, there is nothing to fear on taking an egg daily.
This event did not only make the participants to run for health and nutrition but also help our valiant soldiers’ families to pursue their educational needs. Part of the event’s proceeds went to Armed Forces of the Philippines Educational Benefit System Office (AFPEBSO) to aid the education and other needs of soldiers’ orphans especially those who are part of Marawi City conflict. This event also paid tribute to the loss of several members of the armed forces in the Marawi crisis.
Eggciting Adventure Family Run 2 thanked the following sponsors for having this event possible: Philippine Egg Board, The Good Egg by Sarimanok of UNAHCO, Philippine Association of Breeder Layers, Inc., DSM, Nido, Ceelin, Growee, Nutrilin, Enervon for Kids, Ceelin Plus, Ferlin, Robinsons Supermarket, Magnolia, Gigabit, Deuter, Chris Sports, Pocari Sweat, Anytime Fitness Escape Macapagal, Factory MMA, Klaypel, Mega Fiber, CranUTI, Nivea Sun, Blackwater, Island Cove and Trampolin Park. It also acknowledged the support of the following media partners: Business Mirror, Malaya Business Insight, Philippine Graphic, Pilipino Mirror, Health & Fitness, DZAR, Radyo Inquirer, Travel Plus, Zen Health, Pinoyfitness.com, Wheninmanila.com, Team Run Direction, Inding-Indie Film Festival, 8 Trimedia, Philippine Events, Light Network, Pinoy Extreme, PTV4, and ANC. The event was organized by Aldenver Marketing, Inc.
For more details about Eggciting Adventure Family Run 2, please contact Ms. Nikka Ramos of Aldenver Marketing, Inc at 0927-8484533 or 0998-9565231 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org