For 2017, the organizers of the famous Cebu City Marathon will try to cover the cities of Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu and Cebu City on the 10th edition of CCM on January 8, 2017, Sunday.
It is dubbed as "2017 Cebu City Tri City Marathon" since route will pass by Marcelo Fernan Bridge (Second Mactan Bridge) for the 21K and 42K categories.
The choice of venue this time for the start and finish lines is at the Cebu Business Park, a welcome change for the usual venue, the now-crowded Cebu IT Park area for its past editions.
The organizers Cebu Executive Runners' Club (CERC) also decided to include a 10k category this year and the usual 5k. There will be at least 14 water stations along the route which will play Sinulog songs to keep the runners pumped up during the race.
Registration is on-going at Ayala Center Cebu. Manila-based runners can avail of the stubs at the RUNNG in Bonifacio Global City, Toby’s SM Mall of Asia and Timex. Onsite registration is on October 10 at Ayala Center Cebu. For online registration, one can visit www.cebumarathon.net.
Early registration fee for the 42k is P1,800, P1,500 for the 21k, P900 for the 10k and P650 for the 5k which is up until October 31. Registration fees after October 31 are P2,100 for 42k, P1,800 for 21k, P1,100 for 10k and P750 for 5k.