Tag: Sports

Iloilo City Government holds sports for PWDs

The Iloilo City Government opened the Sports Events for PWDs at La Paz Gym August 29, 2018. Mayor Jose Espinosa led the opening ceremony of the three-day event with the theme “Abilidad kag Kadalag-an sang mga Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Padayunun nga…Read More »

Iloilo City eyes P500-M loan for sports arena

Iloilo City government is eyeing a P500-million loan either with the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) or the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) to finance the construction of the Iloilo City Sports Arena. Iloilo City is eyeing to put up…Read More »

CPU student is world champion in Taekwondo

A student of Central Philippine University in Jaro, Iloilo City bagged a title in the recent World Taekwondo tilt in South Korea. Alfie Ahmed Diasnes, a Bachelor of Science in Education, became a World Champion in Taekwondo Aerobics (Dance Pomsae) as a…Read More »

Iloilo City eyes 7,000-seater coliseum

Mayor Jose S. Espinosa III said the City Government is eyeing the construction of a 7,000-seater stadium to hold big sports events in the metropolis. The plan, if realized, will help boost Iloilo City as sports tourism destination. Espinosa made the announcement…Read More »

Kaya Futbol Club picks Iloilo as its new home

It’s official! Professional team Kaya Futbol Club has chosen Iloilo as its new home. The Iloilo provincial government and Una Kaya Futbol Club (FC) Inc. on Tuesday signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA), allowing the latter to use the Iloilo Sports Complex…Read More »

Ilongga rider wins 2017 Asia Mountain Bike Series

An Ilongga was declared as Female Elite Grand Champion of the prestigious Asian Mountain Bike Series for 2017, winning the title for the second straight year. Ariana Dormitorio of Iloilo City successfully defended her crown by winning the gold medal in dominant…Read More »

PVL brings volleyball stars to Iloilo

Iloilo volleyball fans will once again be see the nation’s top female players as the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) will go on tour in the city this coming October 17, 2017. PVL brings 4 teams – Banko Perlas, Creamline, Air Force and…Read More »

City Hall cites 6 Ilonggo int’l taekwondo medalists

Six Ilonggo medalists who won during the International Taekwondo Festival 2017 held in City Industry, California were recognized by the City Government during Monday’s flag raising ceremony. Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog gave certificates of recognition and appreciation to medalists Floramie Navales, Justin…Read More »