Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Friday, 26 April 2019 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << April 2019 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2010/03/16

Iloilo reaps gold in second day of WVRAAM

Makato, Aklan (16 March) -- The province of Iloilo bagged at least six golds at the second day of the Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association Meet (WVRAAM) being held in the Aklan Sports Complex, Barangay Calangcang, Makato.

According to the initial tally of the Department of Education (DepEd) as of 8 am of March 16, Iloilo won gold in the 5,000 meters run, High Jump (secondary), 400 meters (male), two golds in shotput event and another in 400 meters event.

Iloilo also won at least five silver medals and three bronze.

Both Capiz, Aklan and Negros Occidental have at least one gold each. Antique have two Bronze medals while Guimaras province have yet to get a gold.

Noted in the event were the gold that bag by the Aklan province in high jump category. All of the three winners clinched a tied 1.40 meters record but DepEd officials chooses a winners depending on the margin of errors committed by the players in the course of their performance.

It was not immediately available what were the results of other games being separately held in Kalibo, Aklan.

Medal Tally:

Iloilo: Gold-6; Silver-5; Bronze-3
Negros Occidental: Gold-1; Silver-5; Bronze-2
Aklan: Gold-1; Silver-0; Bronze-2
Capiz: Gold-1; Silver-0; Bronze-0
Antique: Gold-0; Silver-0; Bronze-2
Guimaras: Gold-0; Silver-0; Bronze-0

(PIA) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»BIR to pursue high visibility awareness campaign ? Commissioner Tan-Torres
»SSS condones penalties on unremitted contributions by employers
»Feature: Bahay ni Sto. Tomas, a haven for unwanted pregnancies
»CTFRB conduct seminar for Tagum tricycle drivers
»Local terrorists murder mine worker, abduct siblings in Comval
»Doctors push for mercury ban in health care
»500 Project REY scholars recognized
»Cagayan de Oro to host 19th Mindanao business conference
»Women sector pushes IEC on global warming
»Panabo to stage bangus-grill
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines