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Thousands join 41st Milo Marathon in Iloilo City

Thousands join 41st Milo Marathon in Iloilo City

Iloilo City successfully hosted the 11th leg of the 41st Milo Marathon. More than 18,500 runners joined the biggest marathon event in the country held in Mandurriao district on October 8. Acting City Mayor Joe Espino III thanked all those who joined and extended his warm congratulations to the winners. Here’s the list of top […]

‘Despite GM So’s fall, Britton World Chess Cup will go on’

“In chess, knowledge is a very transient thing. It changes so fast that even a single mouse-slip sometimes changes the evaluation.” — Viswanathan Anand NEW YORK CITY — Mansion World Chess Cup Blitz Championship organizer and chief arbiter Rainier M. Labay vowed to continue holding the five-round tournament despite the elimination of Filipino Grand Master […]

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Pacquiao’s protege vies for Jakarta 10-Ball Open

NEW YORK CITY — The protege of Sen. Manny Pacquiao is one of the 128 players from all over the world invited to participate in the 2017 Ketua DPRD DKI 10-Ball Open Tournament on September 24-October 1 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Michael Angelo Feliciano, 32, will attempt to bring home the championship trophy in the absence […]

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Pinoy NM captures New York Rapid Open title

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Pinoy NM captures New York Rapid Open title

The long drought is finally over for Mario Lawsin Rebano, a Philippine national master (NM), who captured the 17th Chess-in-the-Park Rapid Open at the Bethesda Fountain in Central Park September 16. Rebano, 52, who has been playing in US tournaments since 2014, finally nailed his first major win by trouncing FIDE Master Igor Shneider in […]

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1st PRO-FRIENDS Iloilo Family Fun Run a success

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1st PRO-FRIENDS Iloilo Family Fun Run a success

Hundreds of Ilonggos joined the first PRO-FRIENDS Family Fun Run held at the SM City Iloilo Grounds in Mandurriao district, Iloilo City on Sept. 9. PRO-FRIENDS Iloilo General Manager Dina Estocado thanked all those who joined and supported the event. “As we continue to celebrate the 10th year anniversary, we are glad that we have […]

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DLSU Green Archers to hold free basketball clinic in Iloilo City

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DLSU Green Archers to hold free basketball clinic in Iloilo City

Basketball players from De La Salle University (DLSU) are set conduct a free basketball clinic in Iloilo City on August 21-22. It will be held at the Iloilo Sports Complex Gym in La Paz district. Coach Aldin Ayo and Assistant Coach Luis Gonzalez will join the DLSU Green Archers. The free clinic is part of […]

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Futsal tournament set in Iloilo City

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Futsal tournament set in Iloilo City

The Iloilo City Sports Council (ICSC) will hold an age-group futsal tournament next week. It will be held at the Iloilo City National High School Gym on August 12 (boys 15 years old and under) and 13 (boys 12 years old and under). Vice Mayor Joe III Espinosa, ICSC chairman, said the tournament “is part […]

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Storm rules fitness games in Iloilo City

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Storm rules fitness games in Iloilo City

Iloilo City Vice Mayor Joe III Espinosa, chairman of the Iloilo City Sports Council, awarded Storm Fitness Club as the Fittest Team during the Crossfit-Inspired Fitness Games held at SM City Iloilo Southpoint. The event, organized by JCI Iloilo Ilang – Ilang and supported by SM City Iloilo, was another successful public-private-community partnership. Thirty-three athletes […]

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Iloilo City to host basketball coaching course

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Iloilo City to host basketball coaching course

Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog, Vice Mayor Joe III Espinosa, chairman of the Iloilo City Sports Council, and the city officials are inviting interested basketball coaches to attend the Free General Coaching Course for Basketball on August 20, 2 p.m. at the La Paz Gym, and on August 21, 8:30 a.m.at the Iloilo Sports Complex […]

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Ilonggo basketball star joins ASEAN Games in Singapore

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Ilonggo basketball star joins ASEAN Games in Singapore

Ilonggo basketball player Ryan Calam-an has been included in the Philippine delegation to Singapore for the 9th ASEAN Schools Games (ASG). The 17-year-old cager is part of the National University (NU) Bullpups team that will represent the Philippines in the international sporting event, which will run from July 13 to 21, 2017. Calam-an is from […]

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