THE Zamboanga City Government will kick off on Friday, March 17, the Annual Sports, Fitness and Recreation Program 2017 for its more than 2,000 employees.
Spearheaded by the City Sports Division Office, the program involves various sports activities that will be held in different venues in the city.
Dr. Cecile Atilano, city sports division officer, said the activity will run until November 27, this year.
Atilano said the activity is intended to ensure workers’ physical and mental well-being and is in line with the physical fitness program mandated by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) through various physical fitness and sports activities.
Atilano said the opening program on Friday will be highlighted by the social ballroom and Mr. and Ms. Fitness competition starting at 2 p.m. at the Agan Coliseum in the village of Tetuan.
She said that different sports activities include badminton, bowling and dart, basketball men and volleyball mixed, futsal mixed, swimming and athletics and dodge ball.
She said the games will be held every Friday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The sports activities is anchored on the theme: “An honest with integrity and physically fit personnel for a productive City Government of Zamboanga.” (Bong Garcia/SunStar Philippines)