Muntinlupa contributes a third of the gold.
The NCR delegation wowed the crowd after amassing a total of 98 gold, 66 silver and 45 bronze medals which made them nail the ace spot in the 2017 Palarong Pambansa held in San Jose De Buenavista, Antique from April 23 to 29.
Almost 800 highly-spirited athletes from the 16 divisions in the NCR worked collaboratively in dominating the elementary and secondary individual and group sports events. NCR surprised the nation with its incomparable effort and expertise to bring home the bacon once again.
The Division of Muntinlupa significantly contributed in the overall result of NCR in the said event after garnering a total of 34 gold, 9, silver, and 7 bronze in athletics, gymnastics, arnis, badminton, baseball, basketball, volleyball, pencak silat, swimming, table tennis, and taekwondo.
Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Mauro C. De Gulan, commended the young athletes of Muntinlupa for consistently giving their best in contributing to the region in targeting the champion’s throne in Palarong Pambansa.