The Municipality of Alegria, Surigao del Norte in partnership with the Eagle’s Club, will spearhead various events dubbed as the “KABIBO ECOSPORTS FESTIVAL” on July 24 and 25, 2021 with the theme “Paukyab sa Turismo ug Ekonomiya sa Panahon nan Pandemya”.
After seeking the approval of the Municipal IATF, Municipal Mayor Rene G. Esma together with the Municipal Tourism Office and Eagle’s Club set the final schedule of the activities which includes mountain biking sports (MTB Cross Country Challenge); Slide Jam Competition; Frisbee Hat Competition; Downhill Skateboarding Competition; Badminton Tournament; vlog and photography competition, among others.
Municipal Tourism Officer Luniza Garrido revealed that such an eco-sports festival was supposed to be done last June during the founding anniversary of the municipality. However, due to some unfavorable situation amidst the pandemic, the management decided to postpone it. She also disclosed that the mandatory minimum health protocols will be strictly observed and implemented during the conduct of the eco-sports festival activities according to the existing local laws and IATF guidelines.