2019 Sagada Etag Festival Run (not in Baguio)


The Etag Festival Run will coincide at the Sagada Town Fiesta which is also called the “Sagada Etag Festival”. The race will be happening on 2 February 2019.

“Etag” is local meat that is processed using salting methods, then smoking over a low fire or using a sun-drying method but mostly these are all combined for the processing of the meat.

Team YSagada and the Local Government Unit of Sagada are the primary hosts for the said race. This is for promoting the culture of the Sagada neighborhood as well as enhance and showcase the nature in Sagada.

There will be three race categories for the Etag Festival Run. The registration fees are as follows:

  • 25-kilometer – Php 1,800.00 for 18 years old and above
  • 12-kilometer – Php 1,500.00 for 13 years old and above
  • 6-kilometer – Php 600.00 for 6 years old and above

Registration can be done at the following sites:

  • Sagada Area
    • Ayeona’s Homestay and Cafe, Daoangan, Sagada
    • Bana’s Cafe and Restaurant, Daoangan, Sagada
    • 7Js Souvenirs, Poblacion, Sagada
  • Bontoc Area
    • Cafe Tagtag, Omfeg, Bontoc
    • Chloe’s Mug, Bontoc
  • Baguio, La Trinidad, Benguet Area
    • Inglay’s Cafe and Restaurant, KM6, La Trinidad, Benguet
      • Look for Ms. Katrina Luspian.

On-site registration can also be accepted but will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on 1 February 2019.

Gun start will be happening with a 30-minute and one-hour interval after the start of the main event at the New Sagada Municipal Hall.

  • 05:00 AM – Gun start for 25K participants
  • 05:30 AM – Gun start for 12K participants
  • 06:30 AM – Gun start for 6K participants




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