TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines- As this city hosted this year’s Cagayan Valley Regional Athletic Association (CAVRAA) meet, SM Center Tuguegarao Downtown took part in some of the events, serving as venue for the meet’s activities such as the pre-pageant for Mr. and Ms. CAVRAA 2018, indoor sports tournaments such as Wushu and Table Tennis, and the cultural nights.
With the theme: “Transcending the fire of unanimity, progress and excellence through sports,” CAVRAA 2018, one of the most awaited big events in the region, was competed in by delegates from Batanes, Isabela, Cagayan, Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya, Santiago City, Ilagan City, Cauayan City, and Tuguegarao City.
The pre-pageant for the talent competition on Thursday, February 22, paved way for the contenders to showcase their extraordinary talents and skills in front of shoppers at the mall atrium.
Crowd favorite Ms. Nueva Vizcaya shined brightest through an exceptional monologue; while Mr. Santiago City captured the hearts of the audience with an electrifying dance performance.
Meanwhile, delegates geared up as Wushu and Table Tennis tournaments were being held simultaneously on the ground level and 2nd level of the mall from March 24-27, the meet proper.
Array of talents and skills were also showcased during the cultural nights.
Special Program for the Arts (SPA) students of Cagayan National High School, Linao National High School, and Cataggaman National High School held an Ybanag Cultural Show on on Sunday, February 25. Some teachers from the respective schools also performed a song number.
The next night, students from the University of Cagayan Valley performed foreign songs and dances, giving a remarkable experience for all. Princess Lauigan/PR/Northernforum.net