Beach Volleyball Republic in Dagupan

THE Beach Volleyball Republic will play in the city on February 25-26 as part of its nationwide tour to promote beach volleyball in the countryside.

Eight teams of men and women will play at the Tondaligan Blue Beach in games at 10:00 a.m., Saturday and 7:00 a.m. , Sunday.

The following teams are coming for the games:

Men’s division: UST- KR Guzman and Krung Arbasto; ARMY – Randy Fallorina /Michael Reyes; AIRFORCE – Ranran Abdilla/Jeff Malabanan; FEU – Kevin Hadlocon/Jeremiah Barrica; UST2 – Romnick Rico / Ian Yee; ARMY 2 – Jason Uy/Joel Villonson/Louijei Tipgos; CALVIN SARTE: A/J Pareja/Henry Pecaña.

In the women’s division: BVR – Charo Soriano/Bea Tan; BVR – Dzi Gervacio/Amy Ahomiro/Fille Cainglet; Amanda Villanueva/Rap Aguilar; POCARI– Mel Gohing/Elaine Kasilag; UST – Kassie Gormley/Jinggay Bangad; Jonafer San Pedro/Abegail Nuval; FEU – Marianna Calinawan/MJ Ebro; Army – Jem Gutierrez/Jeannie Delos.

The Beach Volleyball Republic organizes beach volleyball tournaments in different beaches and public places in the country with a grassroots development program for the young and aspiring players.

“We are lucky to host this event in our city and we hope to spur the interest of our children and students in this sport,” said Mayor Belen T. Fernandez who organized the B.T.F. Does it program to train and develop the potentials of the city’s athletes. (CIO/JCB)