National Academy of Sports Act signed by PRRD; Bong Go says new law to benefit student-athletes and promote long-term sports development in the country

Senator and Senate Sports Committee Chair Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go lauded President Rodrigo Duterte for signing into law Republic Act 11470, seeking to establish the National Academy of Sports, in a simple ceremony in Davao City on Tuesday, June 9. The bicameral conference committee report of this measure, based on Senate Bill No. 1086 and […]

City cites “inaccuracies” in story on UP oval track

There are a number of erroneous statements in the article entitled “Field of failure?” about the track oval in the Davao City-UP Sports Complex published in the 24 November 2019 issue of the Edge Davao newspaper, and the University of the Philippines (UP) Mindanao wishes to address these head on. The entire Sports Complex is […]

Bong Go rallies nation to fully support PH delegation to SEA Games

With the 2019 Southeast Asian Games nearing its opening next week, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go rallied his fellow Filipinos to fully support Team Philippines and assured Filipino athletes of full government support during his visit to Mandaue fire victims in Cebu City on Saturday, November 23.  “Ako naman, ito ang panahon hindi para magturuan […]

Former Brgy. Una boxer scholar wins in China-Asean boxing

Marjon Piañar, a 20-year old former scholar of Barangay Una Boxing Program of the Floirendos in Panabo City has won the championship in the Belt and Road China-Asean Boxing Championship 2019 held last October 27 in Nanning, China Boxing Sports Center. Piañar, a former HRM student of the University of Mindanao Panabo College, won over […]