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Region 12 targetting 35 golds in 2018 Palaro

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 13 Apr) – The Region 12 or Soccsksargen Regional Athletic Association (SRAA) is targeting to get at least 35 gold medals in the 2018 Palarong Pambansa in Vigan City. Magdaleno Duhilag, sports coordinator of the Department of Education-Region 12, said Friday their goal is nine more than the region’s 26 […] The post Region 12 targetting 35 golds in 2018 Palaro appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsApr 13th, 2018

Still untouchable, NCR set to to bag overall Palaro crown for 14th straight year

  ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – With only a day left, the National Capital Region virtually bagged the overall championship for the 14th straight year in the Palarong Pambansa 2018.  The Metro Manila bets overwhelmed the field with 91 gold medals, as of 7 PM on Friday, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

Region 6 continues to bag medals on Day 4 of Palaro

STUDENT-athletes of the Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association (WVRAA) continue to harvest medals on the fourth day of the 2018 Palarong Pambansa in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, April 19. The region’s secondary girls’ sepak takraw team remains undefeated after three games. Represented by Sagay City, Negros Occidental, the team hammered Bicol Region, 25-23 and 21-19 in […] The post Region 6 continues to bag medals on Day 4 of Palaro appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Western Visayas, Calabarzon battle for 2nd spot as NCR pulls away in Palaro medal race

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – It has turned into a race for the second spot between the regions of Western Visayas and Southern Tagalog as the National Capital Region continued to gather more gold medals and virtually seal the top spot in the Palarong Pambansa 2018. NCR added ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Negros lady dribblers eye 2018 Palaro comeback

THE secondary girl’s basketball team of Negros Occidental is eyeing to return to Palarong Pambansa and avenge their last year’s finals loss to defending champions National Capital Region (NCR) in San Jose, Antique. But the journey of the 2017 Palaro silver medalist to Vigan, Ilocos Sur, which will host the Palaro, will be a tough […] The post Negros lady dribblers eye 2018 Palaro comeback appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

NCR gymnasts open Palaro with six golds

SAN JOSE, ANTIQUE , Philippines  – Powerhouse National Capital Region dominated the field early at the Binirayan Sports Complex here yesterday, racking up si.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2017

NCR five cops Palaro gold

The National Capital Region won the sport that mattered most as it topped secondary boys’ basketball capping its domination of the Palarong Pambansa that concluded yesterday at the President Elpidio Quirino Stadium here......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News9 hr. 14 min. ago

NCR lords over Palarong Pambansa field for 14th straight year

   ILOCOS SUR, Philippines - For the 14th straight year, the National Capital Region dominated as overall champion in the Palarong Pambansa 2018 here. Metro Manila bagged 100 gold, 70 silver, and 50 bronze medals as of 1:37 pm on Saturday afternoon, April 22. The region tightly kept hold of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News19 hr. 1 min. ago

Calabarzon bets snare rare golden doubles

Calabarzon’s Jessel Lumapas and Veruel Verdadero completed a pair of sprint doubles as they won the secondary 200m dash golds with the former anchoring the 4x400m relay team to victory in record-breaking fashion even as National Capital Region racked up golds in various fronts to virtually stretch its Palarong Pambansa reign at the President Elpidio Quirino Stadium yesterday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

PSC and Cebu seal PNG hosting

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) official Ramon Fernandez and Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña officially formalized Cebu's hosting of the 2018 Philippine National Games through the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement at Cebu City Hall Thursday. Fernandez, who oversees the Visayas region, shared his excitement in the upcoming staging of the games and thanked the PSC for this major opportunity to lead the staging of one of the most-awaited sporting events in the country. “Everything is set. We consider the PNG as the country's Olympics, that is why we are excited that we get to do it here in Cebu,” said the Commissioner. Mayor Osmeña echoed this and bared that it had been a long time since the province hosted the event in 1997, and the province is very much excited for the affair.  The PNG will be co-hosted by the Province of Cebu and the City of Cebu. The competition, which is slated May 19 to 25, is set to feature 21 sporting events including athletics, boxing, chess, dancesport, swimming and other team sports. It will also showcase 12 playing venues around the cities of Naga, Tabuelan, Danao, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu. An initial coordination meeting was done between Cebu sports coordinators and committee representatives from the PSC last April 3......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Why the Palaro 2018 allowance was delayed

THE Department of Education (DepEd) Division of Iloilo said it is looking for alternative funds for the allowance of 305 delegates who joined the Palarong Pambansa 2018 in Vigan, Ilocos Sur on April 15-21, 2018. The allowance was supposed to be sourced from the P7.8 million fund provided by the provincial government but it has […] The post Why the Palaro 2018 allowance was delayed appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Accident that amputated swimmer’s leg led to his Palaro 2018 journey

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – Mark Francis Salazar will never forget that fateful day he lost his leg. It would the shape way he lived the rest of his life.  Mark was crossing the pedestrian lane along Maharlika Highway to get to Bakal Dos Elementary School in Talavera, Nueva Ecija ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Davao Region eyes first gold in softball vs Western Visayas in Palarong Pabansa 2018

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines- Davao Region hopes to get its first gold in softball elementary as it squares off with Western Visayas in the finals here at Palarong Pambansa 2018 on Friday, April 20. Region 11 endured seven innings and an extended first man out inning in the semifinals to beat ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

P200-M livelihood fund for Boracay residents

THE Department of Social Welfare and Development in Region 6 (Western Visayas) is allotting another P200 million on top of its 2018 budget for the implementation of a Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) on Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan. The additional fund will be for the livelihood of Boracay residents who will be affected by the […] The post P200-M livelihood fund for Boracay residents appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

DPWH: Public Information Officers take training to new heights

Public Information Officers (PIOs) of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Region VIII upgrade their skills during the first quarterly meeting on March 22-23, 2018 in Tanauan, Leyte......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

Still no stopping NCR in the Palarong Pambansa 2018 medal chase

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines - The National Capital Region (NCR) team maintained its lead at the end of the third day of action in the Palarong Pambansa 2018. As of 6 pm on Wednesday, April 18, NCR tightened its grip of the No. 1 spot  even more after amassing a total ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

Palaro junks protest vs Calabarzon’s ‘inter-purok’ basketball jerseys

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – Calabarzon will remain the winner of its secondary boys basketball match against Zamboanga at the Palarong Pambansa 2018 .  This is after officials denied on Tuesday, April 17, Central Luzon coach Allan Trinidad’s protest against the victory of Calabarzon, represented by the San Beda Red Cubs......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2018

Arnis prodigies propel Soccsksargen to early lead in Palarong Pambansa 2018

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – It rained gold for Soccsksargen on the second day of the Palarong Pambansa 2018 , earning the region the top spot in the partial medal tally so far.  As of 5 pm on Tuesday, April 17, the Soccsksargen Regional Athletics Association collected 6 gold, 3 silver, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2018

Duterte Opens ’18 Palaro in Ilocos Sur

For the second year in a row, President Rodrigo R. Duterte made an appearance in the opening ceremonies of the Palarong Pambansa. Duterte came to the Quirino Stadium here on Sunday to declare the 2018 edition of the annual sports meet open. In his speech, Duterte sees the “Palaro” as an avenue to mold the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Ilocos Sur one step ahead in preps for Palaro living quarters

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – Soft mattresses, pillows, and blankets welcomed every athlete who traveled to Ilocos Sur to compete at the Palarong Pambansa 2018 . On Monday, April 16, Rappler visited two schools which the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Ilocos Sur local government unit (LGU) reserved for the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Lydia de Vega, Asia s sprint queen, honored in Palaro

VIGAN CITY, Philippines – Lydia de Vega, who was once considered Asia's fastest female runner, was honored at the Palarong Pambansa 2018 for her "valuable contributions" to Philippine sports. Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Briones handed the plaque for the Palarong Pambansa Parangal ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018