The Oblation Run (sometimes referred to as the Ritual Dance of the Brave) is an annual event held by the University of the Philippines (UP) chapters of Alpha Phi Omega (APO) in the different UP campuses. For instance, Tagbilaran Bishop Leonardo Medroso identified it as "malicious" and "morally lacking."

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Runners usually bear masks to hide their identities, and may wear leaves to cover their genitals. The statue of the naked man called Oblation gave the event its name and symbolic meaning. [51], In 2010, Salvador Curutchet of the Institute of the Incarnate Word banned De La Salle Araneta University students from participating in the run. [1][46][47][48] He also said that it was discriminatory against women. He noted that the Oblation Run, being a public event, was being viewed by young children and "innocent audiences, young and old," comparing it with exhibitionist behaviors that are prohibited by the Revised Penal Code of the Philippines. But the event [Oblation Run] was supposed to be ours.

This is the largest Oblation Run in its history in terms of number of participants.