Sun Life Financial Inc, a leading international financial services organization, is not only known for providing insurance, wealth and asset management solutions. It also champions holistic health and wellness through its Go Well PH initiative. The company promotes having a well-balanced life with products that compliment an active lifestyle for its policy holders and beneficiaries.
This year, Sun Life Financial Philippines Triathlon Team once again joins Ironman in Cebu, marking its 5th year joining the prestigious race.
On August 5, Sun Life will field a total of 13 racers in the prestigious Ironman 70.3 competition, led by brand ambassador Piolo Pascual, actor Enchong Dee, and its very own executives.
Piolo, who’ll bike for one of the relay teams, will once again team up with Enchong (swim) and athlete Toniel Ty (run).
Sun Life Chief Investments Officer Michael Enriquez will also see action on the bike, alongside Sun Life Business Development for Partnership Distribution Toots Malapad and Sun Life Sales Training & Development Head Ged Custodia.
Former national team member Jan Chiu (swim) together with Sun Life Digital Transformation Specialist Karl Villalonga (bike) and TBR Sun Life Dream Marathon 2017 top finisher Alfred Diacosa (run) will comprise the third team.
An all-female team who’ll also compete in the race will consist of elite athletes Bea Grabador (swim), Laarni de Guzman (bike) and Charlle Sy (run).
“It’s a thrill for us to once again be a part of Ironman 70.3, which is a perfect venue for us to highlight Sun Life’s health and wellness thrust,” Sun Life CEO & Country Head Benedict Sison said during the press conference held in Shangri-la Mactan last August 3.
Sun Life, which has expanded its purpose beyond helping clients achieve lifetime financial security, aims to encourage Filipinos to live healthier lives as well. In fact, the company has been beefing up its suite of health and accident insurance products and has been launching programs that promote the cause.