Gov. Ryan welcomes 2018 Palarong Pambansa delegates
Vigan City Convention Center – Ilocos Sur Governor Ryan Luis V. Singson warmly welcomes Palarong Pambansa delegates from seventeen regions across the country during the Governor’s Night held at Vigan City Convention Center yesterday, April 15.
As the host province, Governor Singson and his team prepared a night to remember as he leads the friendship toast to the delegates and officials, to foster stronger ties among different regions with different cultures. He also thanked the support of DepEd Region 1 headed by Regional Director Alma Ruby C. Torio for the great partnership in making this sporting event successful.
Mayor Juan Carlo S. Medina of Vigan City, also was present to give a welcome message to the guests and delegates of this year’s Palarong Pambansa.
One of the highlights of the Governor’s Night was the Launching and Unveiling of Popular Sports Personalized Stamps led by the Gov. Ryan and Philippine Postal Corporation (PHILPOST) represented by Assistant Postmaster General Luis D. Carlos. The PHILPOST issued a personalized set of Sports Stamps to commemorate the 2018 Palarong Pambansa.
Also present were Secretary General for Palarong Pambansa USEC. Tonisito M.C. Umali and some of the Outstanding Filipino Athletes including Rafael “Paeng” Nepomuceno, Hidilyn Diaz, Elma Muros-Posadas, Mansueto “Onyok” Velasco, Luis Gabriel Moreno, Efren “Bata” Reyes, Eric Buhain, and Eugenio Torre.
The delegations were thankful for the fellowship dinner and the entertainment which includes the Abel Loko Fashion Show, the Ethnic and Cultural Dance Performance and the performing bands.