Want to get a good workout for a good cause? “Backbeat Run for A Cause 2017” is a half marathon event with 5K, 10K, 16K, and 21K categories happening on May 28, 2017 at SM Mall of Asia Complex.

Presented by Plantronics, the half marathon event is a first for the company that specializes in audio and wearable technology for communication. It’s meant to connect your passion with purpose. Plantronics partners with Brother Philippines to make Backbeat Run 2017 happen. Proceeds for this race will benefit Kythe Foundation a non-profit, non-stock organization aimed towards improving the quality of life among hospitalized children with cancer.

As the runners cross the finish line, participants will have the chance to gather around for the post-race festivities, which include awarding ceremony of race winners, raffle, and special awards.

There will also be an after party celebration with live music entertainment from our guest performers: Autotelic, Jensen & the Flips, Dj Patrick Po, DJ Katsy Lee, Hatta Boyz, and LGAC Dance Crew.

You can register online via this link. In-store registration is ongoing until May 15th. You can sign up at RUNNR stores in TriNoma, BGC, and Alabang Town Center as well as at TOBY’s outlets in Shangri-la Plaza, Glorietta, and SM Mall of Asia. As a treat for those who are joining, there will be a free Plantronics ML15 for those who register online or in the stores for ALL categories.

To motivate you for the run, here are the list of prizes you can take home: 

21K category

1st place- Backbeat Fit + i60 ThiEYE camera + F&D T200X TV Speaker + more exciting prizes    

2nd place – Backbeat Fit + i30 ThiEYE camera + F&D W7 portable speaker + more exciting prizes

3rd place – Backbeat Fit + i30 ThiEYE camera + F&D W5portable speaker + more exciting prizes 

16K, 10K, & 5K category

1st place- Backbeat Fit + i60 ThiEYE camera + F&D W7 portable speaker + more exciting prizes  

2nd place – Backbeat Fit + i30 ThiEYE camera + F&D W5 portable speaker + more exciting prizes

3rd place – Backbeat Fit + i30 ThiEYE camera + F&D W4 portable speaker + more exciting prizes

There are even special awards and prizes for the biggest delegations:

School Category (Minimum of 20 registered runners)

  • Brother Printer (DCP-L2540DW)
  • SDigital Bass Cruzer
  • F&D 2.1 Speaker (F210)
  • Plantronics Backbeat Fit
  • And more exciting prizes

Company Category (Minimum of 25 registered runners)

  • Brother Printer (DS-720D)
  • SDigital Bass Cruzer
  • F&D 2.1 Speaker (A180X)
  • Plantronics Backbeat Fit
  • And more exciting prizes

 Organization Category (Minimum of 30 registered runners)

  • Brother Printer (MFC-L2700D)
  • SDigital Bass Cruzer
  • F&D 5.1 Speaker (F3800X)
  • Plantronics Backbeat Fit
  • And more exciting prizes

Plus, there will even be an online promo for the registered runners that’s giving you a chance to win even more prizes.

Mechanics:
1. Open to ALL registered runners online and in-store.
2. Registered runner is entitled to (1) one raffle entry.
3. Winner will be draw after the registration period.
4. Announcement of the winner will be posted on official Backbeat Run 2017 Facebook page and Plantronics Facebook page.
5. Awarding will be done on the event day.