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Para Games medalists to grace DSA Forum

Differently-abled athletes and the chief operating officer of Holiday Gym and Spa are the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum guests on Thursday, January 31, 10:30 a.m., at the Tower Inn.
John Henry Lopez, gold medalist in the recent Southeast Asian Para Games in Thailand, and table tennis bronze medalist Billy Cartera will talk about their experiences in the Games while Ivy Fernandez, Holiday’s COO, will talk about their scheduled events.
DSA President and Sports Editor Charles Maxey requests members to early to the weekly public service sports program sponsored by Tower Inn and Genesis 88 Advertising.

Pulong, Davao dads reward Para Games medalist

Association of Barangay Captains (ABC) President Paolo Zimmerman Duterte rewarded Smith Billy Cartera P30,000 for winning three bronze medals in the recent Para Games in Thailand.

Cartera presented his three bronze medals he won in table tennis on wheels to members of the City Council, Tuesday.

Other Councilors followed the young Duterte’s gesture and chipped in P18,000 more that made Cartera P48,000 richer.

Cartera thanked the Davao legislators for the cash incentive.

The City Government of Davao has also prepared incentives for medalists of the Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) in Thailand that included divers Shiela Mae Perez, Rexel Ryan Fabriga, Jaime Asok, Zardo Domenios, Nino Carog, who are currently training in China, cue artists Lee Van Corteza and Mary Ann Basas, triathlete George Vilog, judoka Ruth Dugaduga, Richly Magsanay of sailing, Frazier and Norton Alamara, Monsuito Pelenio of water polo, Luvelyn Maganda of softball, Amina Anuddin, Sanita Kasim and Ruditha Poralan of traditional boat race, Jhonnel Ababa of golf, Edmer del Socorro and Ruel Batuto of baseball and Jhon Ann Banayag of athletics.