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Kite Surfing attracts water sports enthusiasts in Iloilo

Kite Surfing attracts water sports enthusiasts in Iloilo

As part of Iloilo City’s 77th Charter Day Celebration, Ilonggo sports enthusiasts experienced the first Invitational Tournament at Villa Beach area wherein surfers showcased their talents and skills in this new water sports event. Organized by Jaybee Espino together with Iloilo City Council led by Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, the first kite surfing tournament was […]

Boracay paddlers submerge  other teams in Dragon Boat Competition

With a blistering 43.45 seconds finish in men’s division of the recently concluded DoubleDragon Boat Competition in Iloilo River Wharf, the Boracay Sea Dragons out paddled its 12 competitors as they proved supremacy grabbing this year’s crown. Closing the gap with just 43.97 seconds, the Boracay All-Star failed to defend their back-to-back title aspiration as […]

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Pinoy archer takes home first ever Olympic gold after 18 years

After 18 years of waiting, a 16-year-old Filipino archer Gabriel Moreno made a historical mark in the field of sporting events as he proved supremacy after snatching a gold medal in the mixed team event of archery in the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games (YOG). This is the first time the Philippines won a gold medal […]

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Kirayan NHS cheers for Pabalhas 2014

For secondary schools, the month of August is considered as ‘Month of Hinampang’ or in other words, a time for intramurals and sports meets wherein student athletes are competing in several ball games. Kirayan National High School in Miag-ao is one of the secondary schools which recently hold their Pabalhas 2014 as part of their […]

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Eight year-old Ilonggo, National Taekwondo gold medalist

“No pain, No game.” A very recognizable yet powerful line uttered by an eight year-old Elisha Venice E. Aguilar, a national champion and gold medalist in Taekwondo during the National Poomsae competition in Manila wherein she represented the Western Visayas region. Aguilar, a grade three student of Ateneo de Iloilo with a height of 136 […]

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Tigbauan’s Unit II Meet plays in Barroc NHS

In preparation for the upcoming Municipal Meet of the municipality of Tigbauan, Barroc National High School hosted this year’s Unit II Meet wherein series of ball games and board games were played. Four schools competed in four sporting events such as Volleyball, Badminton, Chess, and Table Tennis during the Unit II Meet. The event aimed […]

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15 teams to see action in Iloilo DoubleDragon Boat Race

All systems go for the DoubleDragon Boat Race in Iloilo City on August 23 with a theme: Unity, Legacy and Advocacy. Fifteen teams from all over the country will see action in the one-day tournament at the Iloilo River Wharf in the city. Headed by DoubleDragon Chairman and CEO Injap Sia, Iloilo, City Representative Jerry […]

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UP Fighting Maroons drub AU Falcons to end 27 game-skids

Following 27 straight losses in the UAAP season, the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons finally tasted sweet victory once again as they paved a way for a celebratory bonfire at the UP Sunken Garden after drubbing the Adamson University Falcons in the ball game with 77-64 final score. The Falcons gave the Maroons one […]

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Alaska Ironkids Philippines kicks off

About 2,600 participants from 40 countries across the seven continents joined the Alaska IronKids Philippines in Cebu Cebu served as the epicenter of the triathlon universe that started and ended at the Shangri-La Hotel facing the scenic Mactan Beach. World champion Craig Alexander and three-time Cobra Ironman champion Pete Jacobs have been considered the favorites […]

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Filipina Teen takes home  US Girls’ Junior Golf crown

Snatching the fiercely fought crown on the 37th hole after fighting off Mexico’s Marijosse Navarro, Princess Superal became the first Filipino-born to sweep the prestigious US Girls’ Junior Championship at the Forest Highlands Golf Club in Flagstaff, Arizona. The 17-year-old spearhead of Team ICTSI thus became the first Filipina to win a USGA championship, the […]

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