MPG Athletes Leadership Summit set July 26-28

Davao City – The Mindanao Peace Games will hold an Athletes Leadership Summit this July 26 to 28 at the Fr. Saturnino Urious University in Butuan.

This was bared yesterday at the weekly Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum by Noli Ayo of the organizing MPG.

Athletes from all over Mindanao are expected to join the three-day Summit which will feature various workshops with Jr. NBA Women’s team trainer Patricia “Ish” Tiu as one of the guest speakers.

From the Athletes Leadership Summit, a Coaches Convention will be held this August 30 to September 1 to be hosted at the Ateneo Davao Davao University.

“It is a cycle of activities prior to the fourth edition of the Mindanao Peace Games which will be held this October 26 to 30 to be held in Butuan City,” Ayo said.

Ayo who came in yesterday’s weekly Forum along with UAAP commissioner for basketball and executive director Atty. Rebo Saguisag also bared that the Athletes Leadership Summit and the Coaches Convention will be the third installment of the cycle from which it started with the 3rd Discovery Leadership Program for Sports Directors held last June 18-20 in Ortigas.

“The Mindanao Peace Games is more than a movement than a sporting event,” bared Saguisag who will also be one of the key speakers during the Coaches Convention.

DSA AT SM CITY UAAP commissioner for basketball and executive director Atty. Rebo Saguisag (left) along with Noli Ayo of the Ateneo de Davao University and Mindanao Peace Games in yesterday’s Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the SM City Davao. (DSA photo)

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UAAP commissioner for basketball and executive director Atty. Rebo Saguisag (left) along with Noli Ayo of the Ateneo de Davao University and Mindanao Peace Games in yesterday’s Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the SM City Davao. (DSA photo)

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