2018 Marikina Tour de Takong aka Stiletto Race will be held on December 1 and will start by 3pm along Shoe Avenue. This will be from Teatro Marikina to Cityhood Park.
December 1, 2018, 3pm
Saturday, Shoe Avenue, Marikina City
Starting line will be located at Teatro Marikina.
The finish line will be located at Cityhood Park.
Male and female participants will not run at the same time. Check-in time will start at 3pm. Gun start will be at 4:30 pm. Participants may wear running shorts, tights, leggings, or anything fabulous, stylish, and unique, but it is encouraged to wear their profession’s uniform for there will be special awards to be given. Also, there will be an award for the first 5 uniformed personnel finishers.
1. This race is open to all Filipinos (male and female) aged 18 years old and above only.
2. Stiletto shoes of any kind and design can be used as long as the heel (takong) is at least 3 inches high (minimum height).
3. No wedged shoes are allowed.
4. Stilettos must not be taped to the foot.
5. Participants are encouraged to wear their uniforms according to their profession.
Starts on November 13, 2018, Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at Teatro Marikina and Marikina Shoe Industry Development Office (located at the 2nd floor of the Marikina City Hall).
Prizes for the Male and Female categories:
1st Place – P15,000
2nd Place – P10,000
3rd Place – P8,000
Nakaka-Takong (Tallest and most unique stiletto, male and female categories)
Amazing Shoeperstar (Pabebe-looks ala Vice Ganda)
Male Shoeperstar (Hunkiest runner)
Female Shoeperstar (Prettiest and Most stylish runner)
Oldest Shoeperstar (Oldest runner, male and female categories)
Most Fabulous Stiletto (Male and female categories)
First five finishers from the uniformed personnel
First five Star Runners
For Walk-in participants:
Registration starts at 8:00 am at Teatro Marikina. Any and all filled-out registration forms must be submitted to the organizers at least 2 hours before the Gun Start. Participants must bring a Valid ID to prove that he/she is 18 years old or older.
Race bibs will be given to the registered participants on the day of the event and must be worn throughout the race.
For Registration inquiries:
Marikina Sports Center – 646.1635
MASIDO – 646.6518
Tourism Office – 646.1823
Community Relations Office – 646.6516