THE PHILIPPINE TCHOUKBALL FEDERATION (PTF) WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN THE UPCOMING 2ND SOUTHEAST ASIA OPEN TCHOUKBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS IN HO CHI MINH, VIETNAM THIS COMING APRIL 2-4, 2011.
PTF in partnership with the newly organized Tchoukball Association of Davao (TAD) under Regional Director Carlos “Jun” Mendiola Jr. will be sending the RP-Davao Men’s Tchoukball Team. Head of delegation & team manager is Mr. Danny V. Vergara & Head Coach is Mr. Carlos “Jun” Mendiola Jr. Team members are Brylle Vincent T. Cuares, Gamaliel J. Mendiola, Justin Rencer V. Wee Eng, Christian James J. Mendiola, Domingo R. Surposa III, Van Israel L. Mendiola, Bonn Louie M. Arsenal & Joshua Inigo L. Delariarte.
Pastor Gary Visitacion, PTF President said that “we are very happy with the development of tchoukball in the country. Sending our local teams to participate in some international competition, gives them a chance to develop their skills in playing the sport. Knowing that some countries in Southeast Asia have been playing tchoukball for many years nows.”
Other countries participating in the prestigious tournament are powerhouse Singapore, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia & host Vietnam.
Coach Carlos “Jun” Mendiola Jr. said that “we look forward to this competition, the boys have been practicing very hard & they are looking forward to the tournament.”
RP-Davao team leaves on March 30, Wednesday for Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam and will be back on April 7, 2011.
The Philippine Tchoukball Federation (PTF) is under the leadership of it’s President Pastor Gary V. Visitacion.