Raffy T. Uytiepo
Raffy T. Uytiepo
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by Raffy T. Uytiepo - February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Rening Ylaya, 82, and Dr. Abe Manlawe, 74, were Cebu’s active oldest runners before their demise last year.
Haunted Sidewalk
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - January 31, 2019 - 12:00am
My last column “killer sidewalk” really triggered a lot of reactions.
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - January 22, 2019 - 12:00am
In my previous column, I mentioned of another marathon happening less than a month after the Cebu City Marathon.
Femme fatale
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - January 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Sometimes looks are deceiving. A robber found out too late when he tried to steal a mobile phone from a young pretty woman in Rio de Janiero.
Mission impossible
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - December 27, 2018 - 12:00am
A convenience store is staging a marathon early next year and one of the perks is that the runner who breaks the Philippine record of 2:18:44 will receive a whopping half a million pesos. My “kababayan”...
Aton Ini
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - December 11, 2018 - 12:00am
“Atin ito” was adopted by the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons as its battlecry in the just-concluded 81st UAAP Basketball Tournament.
UAAP final four surprises
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - December 4, 2018 - 12:00am
The La Salle- Ateneo rivalry has dated since time immemorial. It was always special to beat the other school.
Where Eagles Dare
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 31, 2018 - 12:00am
The participation of Ateneo in the just-concluded 40th William Jones Cup in Taiwan has given the Blue Eagles a good experience that will be a plus factor to their title defense of the UAAP Basketball crown.
Road closed
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 19, 2018 - 12:00am
I’ve organized over 600 running events ranging from 5K to the ultramarathon in my 36 years in the running scene.
Scalawag organizers
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - April 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Cebu City Sports Commissioner Allan Delantar gave me a call the other day inviting me to a meeting at the Cebu City Sports Commission office today.
Death March Run
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - April 11, 2018 - 12:00am
The “Araw ng Kagitingan” (Fall for Bataan) has always been special to me. No it’s not that we celebrate the Filipinos’surrender to Japan, but it’s the yearly commemoration,where we...
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - November 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
In a previous column, I mentioned that I’ve always associated myself with the color green.
Short walking tall
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - October 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
His name is Nigel Short but he’s arguably walking tall after he captured the Piaya Network Negros International chess crown  at the Ikthus Osborn Hall in Bacolod City last Thursday.
Homecourt Advantage
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 31, 2017 - 4:00pm
Don’t look now but the 2017 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games is just around the corner and host Malaysia is making it sure that it will win the overall title this year.
Acaylar mas pinaboran ang Korean training
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Mas makakakuha ng magandang pagsasanay ang Philippine men’s volleyball team sa Korea kesa sa Japan.
Mr. Marathon
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
Who’s the greatest marathon runner in history?
Old school
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - April 6, 2017 - 12:00am
In one running symposium, a newbie race organizer who probably was still learning to walk while I was piling trophies and medals in races, branded me as one coming from the “old school”.
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - March 7, 2017 - 12:00am
It’s sad to hear former athletes including Olympians who get to the extent of selling their treasured medals and trophies so they won’t go hungry.
Wishin’ and hopin’
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - January 28, 2017 - 12:00am
It’s almost the end of January and I’ve not made my predictions for the New Year.
Myanmar on my mind
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - November 17, 2016 - 12:00am
If you are wondering whatever happened to yours truly the past two weeks and nowhere to be found in Cebu, well it’s because I was out of the country.
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