Sports


Mayor Paz Corro Radaza SOCA 2015

  Hoops Dome, Lapu-Lapu City August 14, 2014 – 9:30AM Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Corro Radaza Congresswoman Aileen Corro Radaza Vice-Mayor Marcial A. Ycong and the City Councilors Barangay Captains and Barangay Officials Department Heads and Fellow Government Workers Members of the Business Sector Tourism Stakeholders Teachers Students Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen Good Morning! […]

Velarde wins silver medal, earns 1st title in Asian chess competition

Asian Chess U9 Category silver medalist Jerish John Velarde received his first professional international title as “Candidate Master (CM)” at the Asian Schools Chess Championship 2015. This is the highest title given to a chess master who is under 12 years old. Velarde scored seven wins in nine games to win the silver medal in […]

Chess whiz Velarde ranks 11th in Thailand tournament

Chess wizard Jerish John D. Velarde scored four wins, four draws, and one loss to place 10th runner-up in the Boys Under 9 Category of the FIDE World Schools Chess Championships 2015. The 8-year-old represented the Lapu-Lapu City Central Elementary School in the chess competition held in Pattaya, Thailand last May 6-15. In the 11th […]

Canjulao holds bike contest during fiesta celebration

Barangay Canjulao in Lapu-Lapu City held a biking competition as one of the activities of its fiesta celebration. The bike fest was made possible through the initiative of Canjulao barangay chief Nestor Paypa and his councilors with the support of Mr. and Mrs Garry and Beth Omolon. The winners in the veterans’ category were: Hylin […]

“I SWIM TO BUILD CLASSROOMS”

8th Olango Challenge We are inviting you to the 8th Olango Challenge on May 23, 2015 (Saturday) from 10 am to 4 pm at the Pacific Cebu Resort, Lapu-Lapu City. This event is organize by the Philippine Business for Social Progress ?(PBSP) in partnership with the Philippine Swimming, Inc. (PSI). The Olango Challenge is the […]

Lapu-Lapu City Division joins CVIRAA 2015

Student athletes representing the Lapu-Lapu City Schools Division joined the Central Visayas Regional Athletics Association (CVIRAA) 2015 in Balamban, Cebu. The winners of the regional meet will compete in the Palarong Pambansa as Central Visayas representatives. The venue of the games was the Esperanza Binghay Memorial Sports Oval.  

City Palaro: Training ground for Oponganons

By Marielle Shayne Palaubsanon As Lapu-Lapu City promotes its brand as the Historic Resort City and establishes a name in sports tourism, Mayor Paz Radaza also strengthens the sports program for young Oponganons. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza opened the City Palaro yesterday, October 10, 2014, at the Mactan Air Base Grand Stand. The City […]

Lapu-Lapu student athletes win 10 medals in PNG 2014

Lapu-Lapu City student athletes bagged 10 medals during the Philippine National Games 2014 held from May 16 to 25 in Metro Manila, Mayor Paz C. Radaza announced on Wednesday, May 28. PNG 2014 delegates from Lapu-Lapu won one gold, five silver, and four bronze medals in four sports disciplines, she added. The 37 delegates, accompanied […]

City breaks ground for skate park

Lapu-Lapu City is set to build a skate park, the first of its kind in Cebu, for longboard enthusiasts. Mayor Paz C. Radaza led the groundbreaking last March 26 for the Lapu-Lapu Skate Park that will rise on the open lot behind the Hoops Dome stadium. The City Government is allocating P2.5 million for the […]

Davis Cup Group II players’ schedules set

Davis Cup players who will compete in the Asia/Oceania Zone Group II three-day tennis tournament were apprised of their game schedules during a draw ceremony at the Plantation Bay Resorts and Spa, a day before game commenced. Names were drawn to determine who will be competing first and against whom. Schedule of the three-day tennis tournament: […]