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Antique, DepEd sign MOA for 2017 Palarong Pambansa

Antique, DepEd sign MOA for 2017 Palarong Pambansa

The Department of Education (DepEd) and the province of Antique on Thursday signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the 2017 Palarong Pambansa. The agreement was represented by Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones on behalf of DepEd and Governor Rhodora Cadiao for the province of Antique. The DepEd is mandated to promote physical education and encourage […]

DepEd planning to conduct Palarong Pambansa every two years

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DepEd planning to conduct Palarong Pambansa every two years

The Department of Education (DepEd) is planning to hold the annual Palarong Pambansa every two years to provide more time in improving sports facilities and give athletes extra preparations before competing. DepEd Assistant Secretary for Procurement Service, Atty. Revsee Escobedo, announced the plan during the opening program of the 2017 Cagayan Valley Regional Athletic (CAVRAA) […]

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Capiz launches 1st int’l triathlon

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The Capiz Provincial Government has officially launched its hosting of TriAksyon 2017, the first international triathlon event in Western Visayas. Governor Antonio Del Rosario led the launching ceremony held at Baybay Beach in Roxas City on January 27. “This event will promote Capiz as the best sports tourism destination not just in the region but […]

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Medalla to arrive ahead of TriaAksyon launch

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Medalla to arrive ahead of TriaAksyon launch

After an unforgettable and historic feat in 2014 Robben Island Challenge, the first Asian woman to cross the iconic icy waters in the Cape Town suburb of Bloubergstand Betsy Medalla will take another challenge at the Seafood Trip Tourism Capital of the Philippines, here. The Capiznon pride will lead the launching of Capiz International Triathlon […]

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Capiz inks support with ACS

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Capiz inks support with ACS

The Provincial Government of Capiz has struck a partnership with country’s premier-maker of household and personal care products, ACS Manufacturing Corporation as co-presentor the 1st Capiz International Triathlon. Engineer Supetran will be giving financial support for the forthcoming spectacular sports event of the province known as TriAksyon. Capiz Governor Tony A. del Rosario together with […]

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Eagerness to win keeps Vaughn Donayre motivated in upcoming fight

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Eagerness to win keeps Vaughn Donayre motivated in upcoming fight

When Vaughn Donayre directed his career path to ONE Championship nearly three years ago, he was once touted as a promising Filipino talent from the beautiful province of Cebu. However, the luster of his billing as a top-notch prospect slowly faded when a string of setbacks came his way. The 37-year-old Cebu native suffered a […]

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Filipino fighter Rene Catalan aims to establish first winning streak in ONE Championship

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Filipino fighter Rene Catalan aims to establish first winning streak in ONE Championship

Winning has been closely associated with Filipino fighter Rene Catalan (1-2) in international Wushu tournaments as he has brought home numerous gold medals for the Philippines. However, having his hand raised as the winner in mixed martial arts (MMA) has been elusive since he transitioned to the world’s fastest-growing sport in 2013. Like capturing the […]

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Capiz to hold int’l triathlon event

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Capiz to hold int’l triathlon event

The province of Capiz will be holding an international triathlon event next year. The 1st Capiz International Triathlon is set on April 22-23, 2017. Jose O. Borres, Capiz TriAksyon chairman, said they are expecting some 300 triathletes to participate in the two-day event. According to Borres, as early as this month, there were already triathletes […]

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Ilonggo U-16 Booters to compete in the Singa-Cup Invitational 2016

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Ilonggo U-16 Booters to compete in the Singa-Cup Invitational 2016

Eight young Ilonggo football players from the Ilonggo Young Booters Football Club beefed up by eight outstanding U-16 national players are set to compete in the 2016 Singa-cup to be held in Singapore from November 7-11, 2016. Venue for the said event is at Sportscage Park, Singapore. The team is now being trained by national […]

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Pacquiao vs Vargas: Experience vs Age

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Pacquiao vs Vargas: Experience vs Age

Age and experience may play a major factor when seven-division world champion Manny Pacquiao attempts to collect the WBO welterweight belt of reigning champion Jessie Vargas in Las Vegas on Nov. 5. Vargas, 27, has silenced seven undefeated fighters leading into their respective bouts with wins over Anton Novikov, Khabib Allakhverdiev, Wale Omotoso, and most […]

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