First Posted 2:58:00 02/06/2017
The opening of Eastern Visayas Regional Athletic Association (EVRAA) in Naval, Biliran on Sunday, February 5, was successful despite the rainy and windy weather.
It is 22 years since Biliran hosted the EVRAA in 1995, the time of the late Gov. Wayne Jaro.
A total of 7,629 athletes and coaches have joined the EVRAA Meet, according to Lucille C. Roa – Chief, school governance office division.
The EVRAA 2016, hosted by Biliran Province, has participants from the six provinces of Eastern Visayas.
Public figures including Christina Romualdez, City mayor of Tacloban, Richard Gomez, Mayor of Ormoc City also graced the EVRAA opening.
The annual sports event will end on February 11. – BiliranIsland.com