NCMB-RBXI joins the 1st Leg DOLE-wide Sportsfest
The National Conciliation and Mediation Board-Regional Branch No. XI joined the first leg DOLE-wide Sportsfest held at D’ Leonor Inland Resort and Adventure Park, Purok 5, Barangay Communal, Buhangin, Davao City on October 25-28, 2017. This is in connection with the 84th anniversary celebration of DOLE.
The opening ceremony was held on October 26, 2017 which started with the singing of the national anthem followed by the ecumenical prayer.
There was a welcome message from the DOLE host island team region, Region XI. There was lighting of the torch and relay by the island team leaders with torch bearers. This was followed by the inspirational message by no other than the Regional Director of Davao Region, Dir. Raymundo G. Agravante. Another inspirational message was given by the Undersecretary for Labor Relations and Special Concerns, Joel B. Maglunsod.
The gym at the site was filled with fun as agencies from their respective island groups cheered for their team classified as NCR, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
There were two major games, the volleyball for women and basketball for men.
In addition, the NCMB-RBXI joined the regional sportsfest of DOLE XI in bowling, bastketball, badminton, table tennis and dart which started on July 2017. Championship will be held before the DOLE Anniversary which will be on December 8, 2017.