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Alvarado commends PWD Bulacan Team winners
By: PPAO
Tuesday, 24 June 2014
CITY OF MALOLOS - Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado congratulates the 13 winners from the Person With Disability (PWD) Bulacan Team as they collected 19 gold, six silvers, nine bronze medals and a certificate from the recently concluded Philippine Sports Commission-Philippine Sports Association for the Differently Abled (PSC-PHILSPADA) Para National Games 2014 held at the Marikina Sports Center, Marikina City last May 15-25, 2014.

The winners were Rustom D. Arnaldo, 1st place on 400 meter dash, 200 meter dash and Long jump; Caselyne D. Malyon, 1st place on Shot put, Javelin throw and Discus throw; Quennie Joy G. Manio, 1st place on Shot put, Javelin throw and Discus throw; Angelo R. Gojo Cruz, 2nd place on 400 meter dash, 200 meter dash and Shot put; Gerardo A. Regalado, 2nd place on Long jump, 3rd place both on Javelin throw and Shot put; Richard T. Alvarado, 1st place on 400 meter dash, 200 meter dash, and 100 meter dash, and 3rd place on Shot put; Sherwin A. Zagado, 2nd place on 100 meter dash, and 3rd place on 400 meter dash and 200 meter dash; Ricardo Domingo, 1st place on 100 meter dash, 2nd place on long jump, and 3rd place on 100 meter dash, Javelin throw and 800 meter dash; Jesebel A. Tordecilla, 1st place on Shot put, Discus throw and Javelin throw; Prudencia D. Panaligan, 1st place on 100 meter dash – Wheelchair, 200 meter dash-Wheelchair and 400 meter dash – Wheelchair; Erving Carreon, 4th place on Shot put; Ariel Manalad, 3rd place on Badminton; and Eduardo Vergel, demo on Badminton.

“Taos-puso ang aking pagbati at paghanga sa ating mga atletang Bulakenyo na nagpamalas ng galing at husay sa Philippine National Games. Ipinakita nila na hindi hadlang ang kapansanan upang mabigyan ng karangalan ang ating lalawigan sa mga larong pampalakasan, gayundin kinikilala din natin maging ‘yung mga hindi nagsipagwagi para sa kanilang determinasyon,” said Alvarado.

Alvarado said the Provincial Government of Bulacan through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office will recognize the said winners on July 7, 2014 during the first Monday flag ceremony.

Further, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan will draft a resolution to honor the said winners who were able to conquer obstacles and gain self confidence despite their disabilities. ###

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