07 JULY 2018, MANILA – ColorManila, the biggest fun-run organizer in the Philippines, just recently concluded the first Marvel-themed run in Southeast Asia. The event was attended by at least 8,000 participants at the SM Mall of Asia Event Grounds in Pasay City, Metro Manila on July 7, 2018.
Marvel fans were seen wearing various costumes inspired by the characters from Marvel Comics’ “The Avengers.” Among the characters were Iron Man, Thor, Spiderman, Captain America and Black Widow, which are respectively played by Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Tom Holland, Chris Evans and Scarlett Johannson in the film adaptation.
The most recent sequel of the film adaptation of “The Avengers” titled “Avengers: Infinity War” hit theaters on April 27, 2018. The next instalment of the film series will be released on May 3, 2009.
“We are thankful for the support of the thousands of ColorManila followers who got to attend the first Marvel Run in the Philippines and in Southeast Asia,” ColorManila vice president Justine Cordero said. “We plan to have more events such as this one in the next couple of months. We are also looking forward to seeing our runners once again in our next events.”
ColorManila’s upcoming events include the CM Challenge Clark to be held on August 5, 2018 at the Clark Parade Grounds in Clark, Angeles City, Pampanga. Its sister company Proactive Sports will host the first Tough Mudder to be held in Asia on July 21-22, 2018 at Portofino Amore in Alabang, Muntinlupa City, Metro Manila.
Meanwhile, here are top 10 Captain America costumes from Marvel: