It’s official: Davao City is host of 2019 Palarong Pambansa

first_imgBlackwater gets ‘fresh start’ under new coach Aris Dimaunahan The 2019 Palarong Pambansa anchored on the theme, “Shaping the Future through Sports,” is slated from April 27 to May 4.Davao City will host this year’s event alongside its Schools Division Office (SDO) and DepEd Region XI.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsDepEd said this year’s national sporting event will introduce two side events – Larong Pinoy and Sports Heroes Day.Larong Pinoy, also known as the Philippine Indigenous Games, aims to strengthen and revive the traditional Pinoy games such as kadang-kadang, patintero, hilahang lubid, and karera ng sako. DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones is joined by Undersecretaries Revsee Escobedo and Annalyn Sevilla, Assistant Secretary G.H. Ambat, Philippine Sports Commission Chair William Ramirez, Davao City Administrator Zuleika Lopez, and UP Mindanao Campus Vice Chancellor for Administration Luzviminda Aurelia Gomez during the ceremonial signing of the memorandum of agreement (MOA) on the hosting of the 2019 Palarong Pambansa / Photo from DepEdBAGUIO CITY, Philippines — The Department of Education (DepEd) and the City Government of Davao have officially signed the memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the hosting of the 2019 Palarong Pambansa.In a statement on Monday, DepEd said the MOA was inked by Secretary Leonor Briones and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio.ADVERTISEMENT DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Lumad school backers vow to fight legal battle vs DepEd closure order PLAY LIST 02:14Lumad school backers vow to fight legal battle vs DepEd closure order01:50IED blast rocks Bilibid’s Quadrant IV01:55Cops raid Manila office of Bayan, nab 3 activists for guns, explosive02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles MOST READ View commentscenter_img Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting It will be played by DepEd Executive Committee members, DepEd Sports Officials, local government unit (LGU) representatives, and sports icons.Meanwhile, young athletes will have the opportunity to personally interact with their sports idols and icons through Sports Heroes Day.DepEd Region XI will manage Larong Pinoy, while DepEd-Youth Formation Division and SDO Davao City will be in charge of Sports Heroes Day. Both events will take place on April 28.Prior to the signing of the MOA, three provinces placed their respective bids to host this year’s Palarong Pambansa: Davao City, Zamboanga Del Sur, and Misamis Occidental. /kgaADVERTISEMENT Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img

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