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Habagat, Titans share limelight

  • Written by Robert Andaya
  • Published in Other Sports
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PUERTO Princesa City  -- Gruppo Habagat and Philippine Titans clinched top honors in the 2016 Puerto Princesa International Club Crew Championships at the Baywalk here Sunday.

Gruppo Habagat edged Pyros and Salt Water Dragons in the mixed masters category, while Philippine Titans bested Puerto Princesa and UPDT in the women’s event.

A total of 30 foreign and local clubs saw action in the two-day competition organized by the Philippine Canoe Kayak Dragonboat Federation (PCKDF), headed by  president Jonne Go, in cooperation with the Puerto Princesa City government under Mayor Lucilo Bayron.
   
The other results:
   
Mixed Small
   
1. Philippine Titans
   
2. Speed Devilz
   
3. Gruppo Habagat
   
Mens Small
   
1. Team Bakunawa
   
2. Japan
   
3. Sagwan Tanauan
   
Mixed 20
   
1. Philippine Titans
   
2. Puerto Princesa
   
3. Speed Devilz
   
Mens 20
   
1. Philippine Titans
   
2. Wann Sea Dragons
   
3. Team Bakunawa
   
The event, which was held as part of the 2016 Asian Dragon Boat Championships, was also supported by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) and Philippine Olympic Committee (POC).
   
Event sponsors are  San Miguel Corp., Smart, Nature Springs, KNA Boyet, Blue Palawan (Jojo Mitra), Itoy’s  Asian Novo Hotel and Philippine Coast Guard.