UV which recently topped the FESSAP-sanctioned 65th National Students Basketball Championship (NSBC) in Bukidnon that was organized by Basketball Association of the Philippines (BAP) president Senator Antonio Trillanes IV in cooperation with BAP Region 10 officials and supported by San Miguel Corporation, AgriNurture Inc (ANI), Bestank, H2O Technologies, Healthy Options
and Cobra Energy Drink.
Manila - The Philippines, through the Federation of School Sports Association of the Philippines (FESSAP), will be sending an 83-person delegation of athletes, coaches and team officials to the 2013 Summer Universiade in Kazan, Russia from July 6-17.
Held every two years, the Summer Universiade features the most prominent university athletes from the world.
In the 2011 Summer Universiade in Shenzhen, People’s Republic of China , the Philippines was among a record-setting 152 countries to compete in the prestigious event.
The Philippines was among the 65 countries that brought home a medal – a silver courtesy of Far Eastern University’s Samuel Thomas Harper Morrison in takewondo.
The FESSAP is sending athletes in 11 sports in Kazan , Russia. These are Athletics, Badminton, Beach Volleyball, Basketball (Men), Chess, Fencing, Judo, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, and