Palawan Capitol gears up for hosting of 2019 Batang Pinoy championship
The Palawan Provincial government’s preparation for its hosting of Batang Pinoy 2019 National Championships is now in full swing.
“Puspusan na ang ginagawang paghahanda ng Pamahalaang Panlalawigan ng Palawan sa pamamagitan ng Provincial Sports Division para sa Batang Pinoy 2019 National Championships…,” said the provincial government.
The event will be held in Puerto Princesa City on August 25 to 31.
Francis Nemenzo, sports and games inspector of the Provincial Sports Division, said that they are now preparing the different venues for various sports competition.
“As co-host, the Provincial Government and the Provincial Sports as of now, ay very busy na kami in terms of preparation ng playing venues as well as ‘yung Provincial Sports personnel natin na requested by the City Sports Office and the different national sports association na tutulong to take part also as technical officials volunteers in different sports events,” said Nemenzo.
The Provincial Government serves as the co-host of Puerto Princesa City in carrying out the Batang Pinoy 2019 National Championships.
“Nagpapatuloy naman ang ginagawang pagsasanay ng Provincial Sports Division sa mga manlalaro mula sa mga bayan ng Taytay, Quezon, Narra at Brooke’s Point na magiging representante ng lalawigan ng Palawan para sa boxing competition, lawn tennis, futsal at rugby football,” said the province.
“Dumating na rin kamakailan sa lungsod ng Puerto Princesa, ang ilang delegado para sa Batang Pinoy na binubuo ng mga manlalaro, opisyales at mga coaches,” it added.
The sports that will be played during the event are: Archery, Arnis, Athletics, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball Men and Women, Billiards, Boxing, Chess, Cycling (Road race and Mountain bike) Dance Sports, Futsal, Gymnastics, Judo, Karatedo, Lawn, Table and Soft Tennis, Muaythai, Pencak Silat, Rugby Football, Sepak Takraw, Softball, Swimming, Taekwondo, Triathlon, Duathlon, Volleyball Men and Women, Weight Lifting, Wrestling and Watsu.