Nine teams from the Police Regional Office 9, National Support Units and Special Action Force will vie for sports honors in three team events in the annual PRO9 Sportsfest on October 6-7, 2017 at the PRO9 Headquarters, Camp Col. Romeo A. Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City.
PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, Regional Director, graced the PRO9 Sportsfest 2017 and gave an inspiring message to all the participants composed of PNP uniformed and non-uniformed personnel. “The primary purpose of the Sportfest 2017 is that the PNP personnel are given an opportunity to challenge each other’s physical strength and athletic ability while promoting good sportsmanship and camaraderie”, The Regional Director said.
All the participating athletes pledged their firm cooperation and full commitment for abiding the rules of the games, giving respect to the game officials, and acting as epitomes of true sportsmanship
The participating teams are PRO9 Headquarters, Zamboanga City Police Office, Regional Public Safety Battalion 9, Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Police Office, Zamboanga Del Sur Provincial Police Office, Zamboanga Del Norte Provincial Police Office, Isabela City Police Office, 55th Special Action Company-SAF and Regional Supports Units. .
PRO9 Sportsfest 2017 featured events are basketball, volleyball and cycling.