Tagum pride Ed Villar grabs gold medals in Cagayan Triathlon
By Edwin and Francis
Davao City (8 September) -- The Local Government of Tagum through the unending support of our Local Chief Executive Mayor Rey T. Uy in coordination with the City Sports Coordinator Councilor De Carlo Uy reenacts the prestigious sports award to Tagum City's pride Mr. Edgardo Villar, who brought the Gold Medal after winning Champion title for the Men's Division of the National Aged Group Triathlon held at Cagayan de Oro City last August 1, 2010.
The Triathlon covered a 1-kilometer Swim, 30-kilometers Bike Race and 7.5-kilometers Run.
The 60-year old Ed Villar known as "Ironman" also got the Silver Medal as 2nd place at the World Elimination Aged Group Triathlon (1st Phil-American Competition) held at Camarines Sur last August 22 in a standard of 2-kilometers Swim, 90-kilometer Bike and 21.1 -kilometer run having a winning time of 6 hours and 37 minutes.
The reenactment of the award was done during the City of Tagum Employees Monday Convocation in time of the celebration of 110th Anniversary of the Philippines Civil Service on September 6, 2010. (CIO TAGUM) [top]