Cheryl Bihag and Rose Betonio of the Philippines were among finishers and only two Filipinas who took the challenge to finish the Coast 2 Coast 444 KM ultra race held in Malaysia this week.
On August 26 at 7:30 AM at Lumut in Manjung District, Perak, Malaysia these brave women kicked off their journey all the way to finish line at Terengganu, Eastern Coast of Peninsular, Malaysia on August 31, 2017 beating COT of 120 hours.
Amidst the crazy route with mixed weather condition surpassing all throughout the race period of at least 5 days. Proudly representing the Philippines, the two joined at least 12 ultra runners from Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia and Great Britain.
The said event is part of Tour de Malaysia Series that raises funds to help charities. Though it’s aimed is not to appeal all runners for a fund raising , but rather give completions to ultra runners who are craving for a greater challenges on their running career.
Photo Gallery (Credit to Cheryl and Rose)