PH Memory Team to inspire Philsca athletes

Posted at 08/30/2012 9:19 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippine Memory Team will attend the opening ceremonies of the Philippine State College of Aeronautics (PHILSCA) Intercolor games next week.

"Magiging malaking inspirasyon sa mga atleta at estudyante ng PHILSCA ang pagdating ng miyembro ng Philippine Memory team," said Gigi Abalos-Manaog, the chief organizer of the event.

The three-day PHILSCA Intercolor games, which will run from September 5 to 7, will open at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City with PHILSCA President Dr. Bernard R. Ramirez, Dr. Gemma Capacia, Mr. Ricardo Santiago, Mr. Zoilo Manalo, Ms.Gigi Abalos-Manaog and Engineer Carmelita Arbozo gracing the event.

"Memory athletes" Grandmaster of Memory Mark Anthony Castaneda, Roberto Racasa and Axelyancy Cowann Tabernilla will also be at the event.

Among the sports to be featured are basketball, volleyball, badminton, arnis, sepak takraw, taekwondo, chess, table tennis, cheerdance, dodgeball, tug of war, shower ball and patintero.

Organizers will also hold the search for Mr. and Ms. PHILSCA. -- By Marlon Bernardino