Arnis workshop unfurls-A A +A
Saturday, August 23, 2014
CLOSE to 100 participants joined the 29th Mayor Rodrigo and Paolo Duterte Kadayawan sa Dabaw Arnis Workshop and Tournament that kicked off Friday at the Abreeza Mall activity area.
The three-day event is organized by Kapatirang Doble Olisi Escrima whose chief Mario Palazuelo said the activity aims to promote the sport and give exposure to arnis athletes in Davao City.
"The said workshop and tournament is open and intented for all interested boys and girls 12 years-old and above," Palazuelo said in vernacular.
Palazuelo added, "It's free registration buy interested participants are required to buy an arnis stick or paddle stick which will serve as their entrance fee."
Palazuelo also said the event is one way of introducing sports to young kids.
The event is sponsored by city government of Davao through the Sports Development Division of the City Mayor's Office (SDD-CMO) and Arnis Philippines Inc. (Arpi). (KRP)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on August 23, 2014.