Burauen, Leyte – The spring capital of Leyte is the home of this year’s Provincial Athletic Meet held at Burauen Comprehensive National High School slated on December 11-15, 2017. This is a very busy year for the Burawanons since 2003 to 2004 was the last time that they had hosted this event.
Hundreds of people such as Barangay officials, medical staffs from different hospitals, and military men had joined forces to make this event a success.
In preparation for this 2017 Provincial Athletic Meet, Medical Officer Queena Serano said that they took a training a couple weeks ago like basic life support and MDR. It was also reported that there were cases of minor injuries such as sprains and cramps but no major injuries so far.
“We trained for this, and we’re all ready. We always ask to the ones who were injured to always do stretching first prior to the games”, she added.
Events to be contested are: archery, arnis, badminton, baseball, basketball, boxing, chess, football, gymnastics, sepak takraw, softball, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, volleyball, billiard, futsal, wrestling, and wushu.
This are some of the second day’s happenings: