MANILA, PHILIPPINES, August 9, 2012 – With the best interests and safety of the students and their families in mind, MILO® executives today announced that the opening ceremonies of this year’s MILO® Little Olympics NCR elimination leg have been postponed due to the effects of the monsoon rains in most parts of Metro Manila. The premier nationwide junior interschool sports competition for elementary and high school student-athletes will now hold its NCR elimination leg on August 31 to September 2, and September 8 to 9, 2012 at the Marikina Sports Park, Marikina City.
The 2012 MILO® Little Olympics Luzon leg is slated on August 17 – 19, the Visayas leg on August 24 – 26, and September 1 and 2, and the Mindanao leg on September 7 to 9. All winners from the elimination legs will have the honor of representing their region in the National Finals in NCR on October 19 to 21, 2012. This year marks the first ever National Finals in Manila in the history of MILO® Little Olympics.
The MILO® Little Olympics NCR Eliminations Leg Organizing Committee may be reached at the following numbers:
PROF. ROBERT MILTON A. CALO – 998-2766 / 0906-310-3662/ 0908-789-4835
MR. DOMINGO B. LACUESTA – 0927-519-6826 / 0918-494-0571
MS. ALMA MALAPOTE-JOCSON – 359-2478 / 0917-522-4288 / 0933-208-8343
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