Liceo Dragonoids ranks 2nd in Bugsay Mindanao

The strongest dragon boat teams in Mindanao met here in Cagayan de Oro last Saturday in Bugsay Mindanao, the first Northern Mindanao dragon boat race. The city’s very own Liceo Dragonoids of Liceo de Cagayan University nabbed the second place in the over-all standing while Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw of Davao took the first place. The other teams that competed were FSUU Blue Dragons of Butuan City, Base Camp of Davao, Team Bakunawa of Iligan City, and Dragons del Sur of Davao.

Here is the complete list of winners of the different categories.

200m Men’s Open
1.Team Bakunawa (iligan)
2. liceo Dragonoids
3. Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw

200m Mixed
1. Hiraya Minoka Dabaw
3. fsuu BLUE Dragons

200m Women
1. Fsuu BLUE Dragons
2. Liceo Dragonoids
3. Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw

1600m Open
1. Team bakunawa (iligan)
2. Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw
3. Fsuu BLUE Dragons

1600m Mixed
1. Liceo Dragonoids
2. Fsuu BLUE Dragons
3. Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw

Over all Champion
1. Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw
2. Liceo Dragonoids
3. Fsuu BLUE Dragons

Meanwhile, Tsada Gyud took snaps of the actions that happened in the event. Here they are….

FSUU Blue Dragons doing warm up for the 1600m race

From L-R: Maia Fortich Poblete of; Owen Jaen, the Program Coordinator of the Office of Cultural Affairs of Liceo de Cagayan University; Shaun Alejandrae Yap Uy of The Cagayan de Oro Times; and Engr. Elpidio M. Paras, founder of Parasat Cable TV.

CDRRMO Oro Rescue ensuring safety of the participants

Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw

Base Camp of Davao

Team Bakunawa Iligan

Hiraya Minokawa Dabaw

FSUU Blue Dragons

Liceo Dragonoids

The first Northern Mindanao Dragon Boat Race supports the environmental programs and campaigns of Safer River, Life Saver Foundation.