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Vaseline Men, the fastest growing men’s skin care brand in the Philippines again challenges you to conquer your limits in the 2013 Vaseline Men XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series, happening on March 2-3, 2013 at the pristine waters and rough but picturesque terrains of Liloan, Cebu.

Dubbed as the world’s premier off-road triathlon event, the Vaseline Men XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series features exhilarating trail run and triathlon races that will challenge even the most seasoned athletes.

The 2013 Vaseline Men XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series is the 2nd year wherein all the triathletes will compete to each other for one ultimate goal- to be champion and finish the race.

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Last week, Vaseline introduced to the media about the Vaseline Men Xterra Off-road triathlon series. It was hosted by Patricia Bermudez-Hizon and Paulo Abrera.

The launching event discussed what to expect on the race. They also showed some videos on last year’s race and the five-man Philippine team including , CoachNoy Jopson, Redg Plopinio, Hector Yuzon and celebrity triathletes Matteo Guidicelli and Drew Arellano, that competed in the XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series Global Championship in Maui last October 2012.

Celebrities spotted in the event were Jericho Rosales and Tessa Prieto Valdes.

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The Vaseline Men XTERRA Championship Weekend in Cebu will commence with two triathlon events on March 2: the XTERRA Lite and the XTERRA Philippines Championship. The XTERRA Lite involves a 500-meter swim, 20-kilometer bike and a 5-kilometer run. On the other hand, the XTERRA Philippines Championship involves a more grueling challenge with a 1.5-kilometer swim, 35-kilometer bike and a 10-kilometer run. All of these will take place in scenic Liloan, Cebu. Aside from winning exciting cash prizes (total pro prize money is US$15,000), the top age group finishers will vie for 40 slots to the XTERRA World Championships in Maui, Hawaii. Registration for the March 2 triathlon events is ongoing in the Vaseline Men XTERRA Philippines website (

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On March 3, Men XTERRA Weekend which is trail run will feature demanding courses in 21, 10 and 5-kilometer distances for both the male and female categories. Registration for the March 3 trail run is ongoing at and in all Runner Stores nationwide. The top age group finishers for the 21K trail run will qualify for the world championships for the XTERRA Trail Run slated in Hawaii this year.


You may register for the trail run at selected Watson’s branches. You can also get a discount for the race registration fee for every purchase of Vaseline Men 100g Facial Wash. Just visit Watson’s at SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall and SM North EDSA from February 9-10, 15-17 and 22-24, and buy Vaseline Men 100g Facial Wash to enjoy this discount.

Vaseline Men also offers a wide range of skin care products which are perfect for men who engage in physically demanding activities including triathlons as they help protect the skin from the sun’s harmful rays and wash away dirt, dust and pollution. Included in its range are Facial Washes, Face Moisturizers, Body Lotion and Body Wash. Now, Filipino men can continue to enjoy doing their physical activities outdoors and still get their skin protected from harsh elements from nature. Vaseline Men is now available in all leading men’s zones in major supermarkets, drugstore and department stores nationwide.

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So this year, prepare to conquer it all at the Vaseline Men XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series. To know more, log on to or visit You can also visit ROX and Runnr stores for more details.

The Vaseline Men XTERRA Off-road Triathlon Series is also sponsored by Alaska, Summit Water, LBC, The Philippine Star, Multisport, Studio 23, Gatorade, Canon, Aqua Sphere, David’s Salon, Intercare, Rocktape, Timex, Municipality of Liloan, Cebu and Smart.

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