‘Padyakan sa Pasko’ finds new supporters-A A +A
Friday, December 20, 2013
THE DC Invest Padyakan sa Pasko got a big boost after new backers have thrown in their support.
PhilCycling deputy secretary general for Mindanao Salvador Paholio Jr., also chair of the Davao City Sports Consumer Cooperative (DCSCC), said on Thursday's Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at Calle Cinco Restobar that Davao City's Second District Mylene Garcia joined Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and former mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio as supporters of the 25-kilometer bike fest set on December 22 in an out-and-back course from the Barangay Hall of Maa.
Paholio said, "Cong. Garcia, Mayor Duterte and former Mayor Sara helped make this event exciting."
Aside from mountain bike frame, two cell phones, 15 US baseball caps, 50 tumblers, 10 Smart bags, 10 Jollibee mugs and 20 thermos courtesy of DC
Invest will be raffled off to participants.
Registration fee is P350 inclusive of DC Invest Padyakan sa Pask t-shirt, Smart pre-paid SIM pack, lunch pack and raffle ticket. The first 100 fun riders will receive an Atleta singlet.
Fun riders will compete in the turle ride, longest wheely and fastest tire assemble events inside the covered court. The actual race will yet start at 9 a.m. consisting of two events for road bike open elite and executive A.
Mountain bike events include executive B, veterans (31-39), masters (40-49), junior (22 under), midget (18 under) and golden boys (50-above) and road bike or MTB for the ladies division.
A total cash prize of P39,000 will be awarded to the winners. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on December 21, 2013.