TAGUM CITY, DAVAO DEL NORTE, Jan. 28, 2015- Davao del Norte is fully prepped to host the 2016 Special Training for Employment Program(DAVRAA) Meet on February 14 - 19, 2016.
Assistant Provincial Administrator Giovanni Gulanes said the province, with its sprawling Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex, has always been ready to host big sporting events, such as the regional meet.
“We are always ready,” assured Gulanes, who is also the concurrent Provincial Sports Coordinator.
He revealed the sustained effort of the provincial government in ensuring the daily upkeep of the sports complex.
According to him, the superb maintenance of the facility has attracted more and more sports and physical fitness enthusiasts to use the center.
Gulanes also assured final preparations for the playing venues, billeting quarters, as well as, security and other important details.
He recalled Davao del Norte’s successful hosting of the 2015 Palarong Pambansa secured the province’s position as the sporting capital in the region.
Officials and delegates acknowledged the exceptional hosting of the province, generously lauding it as the “Best-Ever Palarong Pambansa.”
The executive bared the officials and people of Davao del Norte are again happy to host the DAVRAA.
" DepEd Region 11 will be the frontliner but the Province will still give its usual support to the holding of the games,” Gulanes said.
This is the third time that the province hosted the regional event since the completion of the modern sports complex in 2012.
Over 6,000 officials, delegates and spectators are expected to attend the event that is also hyped to bring sizeable gain to the local economy.(Noel Baguio/PIO DN)