Senator Manny Pacquiao, SLP Chairman Emeritus and Congressman Eric Buhain, Philippine Swimming Inc. Secretary General Lead the Support
Muntinlupa City, Philippines – The Swim League Philippines Anniversary Swimming Meet 2023 commenced with a triumphant start, as it celebrated its 5th anniversary at the Muntinlupa Aquatics Center . The event, which took place on June 24 and 25, brought together an impressive gathering of 604 swimmers from various teams, including international participants, in a display of outstanding aquatic talent.
The Swim League Philippines Anniversary Swimming Meet received generous sponsorship from major swimming companies and brands, demonstrating the widespread support for the event. Notable sponsors included TYR Philippines, FINIS, Yingfa Pilipinas, Splash and Dash, and Amanzi Philippines. Their contributions played a vital role in ensuring the success of the competition and providing swimmers with an opportunity to showcase their skills on a grand stage.
The event witnessed a remarkable display of international participation, with teams and swimmers from various countries joining the competition. In addition to local teams, swimmers from International schools in the Philippines, as well as countries such as the United States, Poland, India, Iran, Korea, Vietnam, Canada, and France, showcased their abilities and added a global flair to the event. This international exchange of talent served to strengthen camaraderie and foster healthy competition among athletes from different backgrounds.
Day 1 of the Swim League Philippines Anniversary Swimming Meet featured Class A, B, and C swimmers, who captivated the audience with their outstanding performances. Teams from Digos Davao, Kidapawan, and Pangasinan brought their best to the pool, displaying their dedication and skill. The atmosphere was electric, with cheers resounding throughout the Aquatics Center, motivating the swimmers to push their limits and strive for excellence.
Blumen Swim Teams emerged as the leading force on Day 1, amassing an impressive 738 points, securing their position as the top-performing team. One Bulacan Swim Team showcased their mettle, securing the second spot with 539.50 points, while Sharpeedo Swim Team claimed the third position with 446 points. These teams demonstrated exceptional teamwork and individual talent, setting the stage for an exhilarating competition on Day 2.
Day 2, reserved for Class D or Novice swimmers, promised to be equally thrilling, with newcomers ready to make their mark in the swimming arena. The Swim League Philippines Anniversary Swimming Meet, through its multi-class approach, ensured that swimmers of all levels had a chance to compete and grow in their swimming journey.
The Swim League Philippines Anniversary Swimming Meet 2023 has not only provided a platform for swimmers to showcase their skills but has also served as a celebration of the league’s continued dedication to fostering talent and promoting the sport. As the competition drew to a close, it was evident that the Swim League Philippines, with the unwavering support of Senator Manny Pacquiao, Congressman Eric Buhain, and its sponsors, has successfully solidified its position as a driving force in Philippine swimming.
The event served as a testament to the power of unity, camaraderie, and the pursuit of excellence in the swimming community. As the Swim League Philippines looks forward to the years ahead, it is poised to continue shaping the landscape of aquatic sports in the country, inspiring generations of swimmers to follow their passion and achieve greatness in the water.
UNITED WE SWIM!