“We are just preparing this early and getting some suggestions from our co-organizers," said Avila who is planning to hold the three-day event. The venues will be finalized soon.
Events lined-up are 25×4-meter relay, 100-meter walkathon, basketball free throw shooting and 4 on 4 contest, chess, dama, table tennis, badminton, darts, water balloon catching, paper cutting, candle relay, golf ball putting, egg relay, message relay, ballroom dancing, quiz bowl and tennis.
Councilor Tomasing Monteverde, chair of the Committee on Social Services, also attended the meeting to give support to the Elderlympics.
Last year, more than 3, 000 senior citizens saw-action in various sports events. (Rico Biliran/MindaNews)