The 58th Palarong Pambansa opens this Monday, May 4 held at Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex, Tagum City, Davao del Norte with over 12,000 student athletes participants from the 17 regions in the Philippines.
More than 12,000 athletes from both public and private elementary and secondary schools are to compete in various sporting events.
The inauguration of this year’s Palarong Pambansa had opening ceremonies with the Parade of Friendship and camarederie.
With the theme “Breaking Borders, Building Peace,” this year’s Palarong Pambansa graced by Secretary of the Interior and Local Government Mar Roxas, DepEd Secretary Br. Armin Luistro and Davao del Norte Governor Rodolfo del Rosario.
Playing fields, billeting, hygiene facilities and provision for nourishment are already in place for the athletes, coaches and trainers participating in the week-long sports development program.