Batang Pinoy delegates arriving tomorrow-A A +A
Saturday, January 25, 2014
DELEGATES of the 2014 Batang Pinoy National Finals set to open on January 28 will start arriving tomorrow in Bacolod City.
The Batang Pinoy Secretariat said the delegation from San Jose del Monte City is scheduled to arrive first at 6 a.m. while the 200-strong Cebu contingent will follow later in the day.
On Monday, 25 delegates from Ormoc; 52 from Tanauan, Batangas; and six from Davao del Norte will join the early birds while three athletes from Caloocan and 39 from Matti City, Davao are scheduled to arrive on opening day.
Around 2,540 delegates from across the country are scheduled to compete in the sports competition, 824 of which will come from Luzon, 647 from the Visayas, 569 from Mindanao, and 500 from hosts Bacolod and Negros Occidental. (HGD)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on January 25, 2014.