Piolo Pascual an aspiring triathlete

Posted at 04/13/10 4:18 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Hunk actor Piolo Pascual, a health buff, is planning to join Ironman Triathlon.

"If not this year, next year doon sa ‘Ironman.’ ‘Yon talaga ang goal ko. Gusto ko talaga. I'm training for all 3 sports - running, biking and swimming. Kasi gusto ko talagang makapag-triathlon," Pascual told “SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon.”

Recently, Pascual participated in radio dzMM’s “Takbo Para sa Kalikasan,” a fund-raising race. The event aimed to raise funds for the restoration of Pasig River and increase awareness on environment protection.

Meanwhile, Pascual is also busy with his career in show business. The actor is scheduled to do a movie with child star Zaijan Jaranilla and another television series on ABS-CBN.