- About Donna
Yong Larrazabal and Donna Cruz talk about their mutual passion for running, their marathon trails, trials, progresses, and dreams in this in-depth interview by Kaye G. Luym of the Philippine Daily Inquirer. The article also included information on how the couple also founded Run for Sight, an organization that raises funds for medical, surgical, and feeding missions to help the needy.
Photo from Yong Larrazabal’s Facebook page.
Donna Cruz and husband Yong Larrazabal together with Sen. Pia Cayetano and other stars supported the 33rd National MILO Marathon held simultaneously in Manila and Cebu.
Donna Cruz and her husband Dr. Yong Larrazabal III participated in the Big Sur International Marathon 2009 held in Monterey, California, USA. Donna participated in the 18-kilometer run category, finishing at 1:41:00. His brother Jomar Cruz, participating in his first marathon race, finished at 2:40:00.
Congratulations, Dona! We could never be proud – Donna Cruz despite her busy schedule looking after her kids and the family has also completed a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Cebu Doctor’s College. She is keeping herself busy trying to maintain her husband’s clinic’s website and also created a new site that is a charity for babies.
On September 19, 1998 Donna Cruz married her fiance Dr. Yong Larrazabal, an opthalmologist from Cebu. Donna and Yong got engaged February of the same year and after 7 months, they got married at the Basilica de San Sebastian Church in Manila. The reception followed at the Manila Hotel.