PA dominates Dragon Boat Regatta

December 8, 2015 7:57 am 

MANILA, Dec. 7 — The Philippine Army (PA) commended its Army Dragon Boat Team that dominated the Dragon Boat Regatta held at Manila Bay Sunday.

The event was sponsored by the Cobra-Philippine Dragon Boat Regatta Federation (PDBF).

The Army paddlers posted a one minute and 11.87 seconds clocking in the 300-meter Standard Open (Men) category in the last leg of the quarterly regatta, besting 19 other teams, PA spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said.

The Philippine Navy Team A placed second, while Team Triton A and Bruins Team occupied the 3rd and 4th spot, respectively.

Lt. Gen. Eduardo M. Año, PA commander, congratulated the team for their recent win.

"You never fail to make the Philippine Army proud. I commend you for all your hard work and dedication. Once again you showed the Filipinos how comradeship and discipline can make a difference in every endeavor," he added.

The 2015 Cobra-PDBF Dragon Boat Regatta is organized by the Philippine Dragon Boat Federation and sponsored by Cobra Energy Drink. (PNA)

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