Support Athletes Build Their Lives, Montelibano
Presented before the Press yesterday was Angeline Uy Alcantara, Gold Medal and Most Valuable Player on the recently concluded 3rd World Cadet Taekwondo Championships in Egypt. Daughter of Jun Mark and Angela Alcantara who is from Murcia was given due recognition in her performance and representing the country in the said tournament.
Mayor Andrew Montelibano with the World Champion Mary Angeline Uy Alcantara in a pressconfab at the Provincial Capitol yesterday.* (Owen Segovia Bayog/NDB photo)
Mayor Andrew Montelibano says he is proud of the recent achievement of Alcantara and encourages others to be in the said sport. Taekwondo and Boxing are among the sports being supported by Montelibano who has produced athletes and winners as well.
Today, we have a champion and this could be her shot to the Olympics. We are so proud of her and we wish her well in her continuing quest for excellence in the sport. “Being able to help these athletes is like building their future as well”, Mayor Andrew added.
There are a lot of sports that Filipinos can excel and we find it fit for our Boxing and Taekwondo program could produce a lot more, given the ample support, they can achieve bigger in their respective fields. Montelibano also thanked Governor Alfredo G. Marañon Jr. for the relentless support whenever there are upcoming tournaments and sports events.* (OSBayog)