Gerald Anderson places fifth in first ever Skechers Performance Run
Danine Cruz on Aug 07, 2018 09:11 PM
"Iba pa rin yung mga takbo natin dito sa Pilipinas. Supportive yung crowd saka nagtutulungan kami sa mga laban ng mga runners."
In the first ever Skechers Performance Run headlined by Gerald Anderson, the celebrity-athlete placed fifth in the 5KM route after clocking in at 23 minutes and 20 seconds, Sunday morning at the Mall of Asia Complex.
Sporting the latest Skechers Performance shoes outfitted with all-new Flight Gen midsole technology, Anderson ran alongside teammates from MPBL team Marikina Shoemasters and Star Magic Basketball Team.
Flight Gen is a new generation midsole designed to provide a highly responsive ride with plenty of cushion protection. Anderson wore specifically a Go Run 6 model in black and red colorway.
The run featured three categories: 5k, 10k, and 21k run distances to cater to all sorts runners, from beginners to veterans.
In the 21KM route, Joseph Mururi placed first at 1:15:13. While in the 10KM route, Edward Macalalad, with a time of 37:12, finished first. Joseph Odhuno clocked in at 19:22 to top the 5KM division.
The Skechers inaugural event which was participated by hundreds of Filipinos was brought to you by Skechers Performance, co-presented by Takbo.ph and Leadpack.