While the focus of the launch is on the Alaska Cycle Philippines happening tomorrow, May 17 for the Children’s race and May 18 for the adults, the event outlines the three Alaska Sports Events happening in three succeeding weekends starting on May 17 until June 1. In addition, the Alaska Tri-Aspire team was launched formally as newest member of the Alaska Sports Family.
This Alaska professional triathlon team of Alaska is composed of 2 of the world’s best professional athletes plus 5 Filipino Elite Development Athletes. The Filipino Elite composed of Banjo Norte, Jenny Rose Guerrero, JonardSaim and Juan Carlos Abad will train under Coach Mathieu O’Halloran’s guidance to become a world-class team The team aims to produce legitimate professional athletes that can be competitive in 5i50, 70.3, Ironman distance, and XTERRA events. These athletes will be the official Philippine representives in the upcoming Asian Beach Games, Asian Games and Olympic Games.
Alaska Milk Corporation believes that sports play an important role in instilling the values of determination, discipline, hard work and team work among the youth. These fundamental values develop character and are necessary attributes for success as much as good health and proper nutrition especially through milk.
Alaska’s Sports Development Program is a holistic approach to Sports Marketing that adheres to mother’s natural instinct of wanting only the best for her children. She does this by promoting proper nutrition, an active lifestyle, and placing emphasis on the importance of character-building. This is what Alaska Milk Corporation believes and encourages: NUTRITION.ACTION.CHAMPION.
Do check out the line up of Alaska sports events which culminates on June 1.
Let us support the Alaska Tri-Aspire Team by waving the Philippine flag at the races they will conquer. Their fearless determination and steadfast discipline will surely bring them closer to monumental victories Filipinos around the world will be proud of.