From the same group that gave the most exciting race of 2014, comes the new series of the biggest and most awaited EXECUTIVE CYCLING EVENT for 2015!
3Q Sports Event Management in Partnership with 97.9 Home Radio, Aliw Broadcasting Corporation and The LIGHTHOUSE MARINA RESORT supported by SUBIC BAY METROPOLITAN AUTHORITY (SBMA), Department of Tourism (DOT), SUBIC BAY FREEPORT CHAMBER of COMMERCE (SBFCC) and Subic Bay Hotels, Attractions, Tourism, Stakeholders & Visitors Board (SBHATSVB), Provincial Govt of Zambales and the Provincial Govt of Bataan proudly presents..
GIRO de PILIPINAS 2015 (GDP 2015)
GDP 2015 (Formerly known as TOUR OF MATABUNGKAY) – is a 3 day multi stage cycling event that will be held in October 9-11, 2015 around the scenic routes of Subic, Zambales and Bataan.
On our 5th year, this prestigious event proves to be bigger each year and we want to give our participants a NEW CHALLENGE! With an expected show of support from over 550 individuals, 50 executive cycling teams nationwide and almost hundreds of participants all over the world including riders from from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Scotland, USA, China, New Zealand, Kenya, Germany, Korea, Dubai, Canada and Japan. We believe that this is an ideal event to showcase what our NEW ROUTE can offer.
Our Event Objective is to support the growing community of cycling.
- To help in the promotion of Department of Tourism, specifically promoting SBMA, ZAMBALES and BATAAN not just a tourist getaway, but the next sports/ cycling capital of the Philippines, more so in Asia.
- To create a long term relationship with a brand (GDP) which promotes the true essence of sportsmanship, team pride, friendship, competition and the passion to towards cycling.
- To help promote Cycling in general as a tool towards healthy living and to encourage everyone to get out and form a team.
3Q’s Sports Event Management is the leading AMATEUR / EXECUTIVE ROAD CYCLING event organizer in the Philippines. With 5 years of experience and expertise in organizing the biggest Road Cycling event that includes the famous “TOUR OF MATABUNGKAY”, “TOUR de NUVALI and “TOUR of PINES – VUELTA DAGUPAN”.
The races are expected to be a high profile event in terms of media exposure, where various TV, radio and print representatives will be covering the event. Not to mention that this event is a prime venue to target executives, company decision-makers, business owners and high profile cyclists or cycling enthusiasts.
GIRO RADIO PLUGS at 97.9 HOME RADIO
The most awaited executive cycling event of the year is back! From the group behind tour of matabungkay and tour of pines: vuelta dagupan comes another exciting race that will test your endurance and strength.
3Q Sports Event Management in partnership with 97.9 Home Radio and DWIZ presents
Giro de Pilipinas 2015. October 9-11, 2015. A 3 days 4 stages covering almost 300 kms of pure asphalt scenic road of Subic, Bataan and zambales.
This event is brought you by The Lighthouse Marina Resort, ayala harbor point, Sport 5, Subic Bay Metropolitan authority, SB HATS BV, Provincial Govt of Bataan, Prov. Of zambales, asg quickspeed, conquest, national sports SG, Bioessence, Lightwater, Vitamin Boost, Cycling Malaysia Magazine, Business Mirror, C! magazine, Endurance Sports Magazine and Franzia Wine and airborne tech.
3Q SPORTS EVENTS MANAGEMENT INC.
The team composed of equally passionate cyclist, Architect and Engineer by profession, The Baterna Brothers – Quin and Jojo ventures out to organizing sports event like cycling, duathlon, endure and running.
Passionate athletes by heart, they continue to excel not just on races but they also create a name in the sports community. Quin is also a Diver, Runner, Biker, Golfer and been trying water sports while Jojo is into Triathlon, Enduro Bike, MTB, ATV, Jetski and speedboat competition.
Another Partner, Rommel Bobiles has been doing Brand Activation, Events and Sports Marketing for the past 5 years and has been working side by side with the biggest Duathlon, Triathlon, Marathon and Running Organizers and Sports Brands in the Philippines.
Together they formed 3Q Sports Events Management to help the struggling cycling community to bring back to its old glory. After attending numerous cycling event abroad including Tour of Friendship in Thailand they thought how they can help to promote the Philippines as another cycling destination in the Asia.
Facebook Page: Giro de Pilipinas
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
July 1 – October 1, 2015
October 8, 2015
Claiming of Race Kits
Arrival of foreign riders
October 9, 2015 – DAY 1
6:00am Individual Time Trial
1:00 pm Road Race
7:00 pm Welcome Dinner/Awarding
8:00pm Fellowship Night
October 10, 2015– DAY 2
8:00 am Road Race
6:30 pm Fellowship Night / Awarding
8:00 pm Presentor Night
October 11, 2015 – DAY 3
8:00 am Road Race
12:00 nn Lunch/ Awarding at AYALA HARBOR POINT