Hello there, Hello Kitty friends! Are you ready to run with Hello Kitty? Well, she is ready to have fun with you all, too! To allow us to have the best time together, here are the rules we will observe during the Hello Kitty Run Manila 2017!

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Everyone is eligible to sign up and join the Hello Kitty Run Manila 2017!  Registration for children 0 to 6 years old at the time of the race is optional. If the parent/guardian chooses to have race kits and finisher’s medal for them, then they can pay the registration fee.
  • Children 7 years old and above at the time of the race are required to pay the registration fee.
  • Registrants 17 years old and below at the time of the race need to provide a name of guardian in the registration page.
  • Runners 17 years old and below at the time of the race must submit an accomplished Parent/Guardian Consent form which would be attached to the “confirmation of registration” email. The race kits of the registered runners will only be released upon submission of this Parent/Guardian Consent form.
  • Young ones and the elderly be accompanied by an able and healthy adult.

REGISTRATION AND FEES:

  1. Click here to register. You can also type this in your browser:
  2. http://www.withoutlimits.ph/component/k2/item/67-hellokittyrunmanila2017register.html.

  3. Below is the schedule of registration fees:
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    Early Bird:                 July 1 to August 15, 2017             :           P1,350.00 
    Regular rate:            August 16- September 15, 2017 :           P1,500.00
    Last-minute:            September 16 to October 15, 2017:     P1,800.00

    Some credit cards would charge “conversion fees” based on the Peso-US Dollar exchange rate for the day of registration since we use an international system for registration based on US Dollars.

  5. Registration is non-refundable but transferrable. When transferring your registration, please take note that the size of T-shirt ordered through your registration cannot be changed.
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  7. Each registered participant receives a race kit containing the following exclusive Hello Kitty Run Manila 2017 race items: a T-shirt, a race bib and premium items from sponsors in an exclusive Hello Kitty Run Manila 2017 drawstring bag. A limited edition finisher’s medal will also be given to all runners at the end of the route.
  8. The race kit can be picked up at SM By the Bay Ground Floor Entertainment Mall (SM MOA Complex) from October 1-15, 2017. There is also an option (upon registration) to ship the race kits within Philippine territories for an additional fee. Participants cannot claim their race kits during the event itself.
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  10. The event takes place rain or shine, unless cancelled by the Organizers due to calamity or fortuitous events beyond anyone’s control.
  11. Please wear the Hello Kitty Shirt during the Run and keep your race bib number pinned in front of your shirt at all times during the race.
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  13. Each wave/batch of runners will be limited to maximum of 2,000 participants. Participants will be released based on the Batch/ Wave provided in their respective BIB Numbers. Participants will be updated with their respective wave time two weeks before the event via text and shall be posted at Hello Kitty Run Manila 2017 Facebook page.
  14. Only participants with official race bib will be allowed entry to the event area and race route on the day and time of the event.
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  16. Official Gunstart of the first wave will be at 5:00 AM.
  17. Runners are expected to be at the starting line 15 minutes before the Gunstart of their assigned wave. Upon their arrival at the event gate, kindly proceed immediately to the Race Pen to manage the existing foot traffic in the venue.
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  19. The event is NON-COMPETITIVE. There will be no winners and no cash prizes.

 

AMENITIES:

1.   Drinking water will be provided at the starting line and every 1 km. point along the race route.

  1. Medical aid will be available throughout the race via roving medics;
  2. Portalets will be placed in accessible locations.
  3. Organizers will designate specific parking areas. Vehicles parked on the road will be towed.  Do not leave any valuables inside parked vehicle. The organizers will not be liable for any loss or damages.
  4. Baggage deposit service manned by qualified baggage attendants will be available near the stage from 3:00am to 10:00am. Runners must present their belongings with a proper and correct tag and secured with lock during turnover. They are required to present their race bibs to claim their baggages. Runners are advised not to leave expensive and valuable items at the Baggage Area. Laptops or video cams or any high-ticket electronic equipment will not be accepted for safekeeping. The Organizers will not be liable for any loss or damages.

 

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

  1. Participants are requested to bring cameras along the race.
  2. There will be designated photographers to take photos of participants at the race.
  3. Photographers will also be present at the Start and Finish Lines area.
  4. Runners who need medical attention or will require emergency assistance must approach a marshal for proper coordination with the Medic Team.
  5. Runners who encounter any form of injury, accident or untoward incident is required to report immediately to the nearest marshal available for proper documentation, to include runner’s name, race bib no., incident time, name of offending party, contact details of both parties, and photo of a valid ID, plate no. of vehicle involved, if any.
    1. If offending party involves a vehicle, marshal must radio the Command Center to seek assistance from PNP personnel for proper booking of the complaint.
    2. If offending party involves a person, marshal must radio the Command Center to seek assistance from PNP personnel for proper booking of the complaint.
    3. The command center will be composed of PNP, Medic and Organizers Security Team.
  6. Non-runners who encounter problems such as vehicle theft, pick-pocket, snatching, fights or any untoward incident must proceed to the Command Center or the nearest Security Station within the event venue for proper booking of the complaint.
  7. Non-runners who need medical assistance can proceed to the Command Center or the nearest Security Station for proper medical attention.

[REGISTRATION]
• Is there any age limit for participants?
The event is open to all!

  • Registration for children 0 to 6 years old at the time of the race is optional. If the parent/guardian chooses to have race kits and finisher’s medal for them, then they can pay the registration fee.
  • Children 7 years old and above at the time of the race are required to pay the registration fee.
  • Registrants 17 years old and below at the time of the race need to provide a name of guardian in the registration page.
  • Runners 17 years old and below at the time of the race must submit an accomplished Parent/Guardian Consent form which would be attached to the “confirmation of registration” email. The race kits of the registered runners will only be released upon submission of this Parent/Guardian Consent form.
  • Young ones and the elderly be accompanied by an able and healthy adult.

• Can registration be done over the phone?
We do not accept the registration by phone. Please register through our website or registration page.
• Can PWD (person with disability) participate?
Yes, we allow PWDs to participate provided that they have a medical clearance from their respective attending physicians. They must also be accompanied by a responsible adult. For PWD participants, please contact us at (02) 2637768 or 4365683 or 0937372621, so that we can provide necessary assistance for you.
• Can I register even if I am overseas at the time of registration?
Yes, we welcome runners from overseas! Just show up on the day of the run, October 21, 2017!
• What should I do after registration?
Have fun preparing for the run! Then pick up your race kit at the SM By The Bay, SM MOA Complex Entertainment Hall any day between October 1 to 15, 2017. If you opted for shipping, then you can wait for your race kit to be delivered to you between September 15- October 15, 2017.
• Can I ask another person to pick up my race kit for me?
Yes, as long as they bring with them the printed or electronic copy of your confirmation email with code on it.
• Can I run with my pet?
Pets are cute and adorable, however, we cannot allow them in the event for the safety of the runners and our animal friends.
• Can I cancel my registration and ask for a refund?
Registration is non-refundable but transferable. However, the shirt size of the first registrant will be retained.
• I would like to be a partner/sponsor in the event. Who do I get in touch with?
For sponsorship or partnership proposals, please email us at promotions@hellokittyrunph.com

[Event day]
• Do I have to go to reception desk on the event day?

No. Please bring your race bib and meet at the designated assembly area.
• What will happen if there is bad weather?

We will proceed with the run unless there is an advice from the Local Government about an extreme weather condition.  In the event of cancellation, an announcement will be made by 4:00 a.m. on the event day at the latest through the website and Facebook page.
• Can I get my race kit on the day of the event?

Race kits cannot be picked up at the day of the event itself. For those who opted for pickup during registration, race kits can be picked up at the SM By the Bay, SM MOA Complex G/F Entertainment Mall from October 1-15, 2017.
• Is there any dress code?
Please use Hello Kitty t-shirt and race bib included in the race kit. If by any reason the runner cannot use the official race shirt, a white or pink shirt can be used.
• Is there time record?
The Hello Kitty Run is not a time event. Runners can walk and run and have fun! However, the maximum time to finish the course is 90 minutes.
• What time should I arrive on the day of the run?
The run will start at 5:00am. Please arrive at 4:30am at the latest.
• Are there any restrooms along the route?
Yes, there will be restrooms along the route.
• Are there any shower rooms and changing rooms?
No showers but there will be changing rooms allotted for runners.
• Is there a place to store items?
There is a baggage counter for free on a first-come-first-served basis. However, please manage your own valuables such as cellphones and wallets. We are not responsible for any losses, damages, or theft.
• Can I refund my registration fee if I decide not to participate anymore?
Participation fees cannot be refunded after registration. The registration is transferable but the size of the T-shirt (in the race kit) ordered cannot be changed anymore.

For more questions, you may email us at info@hellokittyrunph.com or call our hotline (02) 2637768 or 4365683 or 09373726217 Monday to Friday, from 9AM to 5PM.