DUBAI. The much awaited Congen’s Cup Interschool Basketball and Volleyball tournament kicked off today with hundreds of students from at least three Filipino schools joining.
In his remarks at the opening ceremonies, Consul General Paul Raymund Cortes said they organized the tourney to instill values to the youth such as tolerance and respect. As well he said sports help promote a healthy lifestyle.
The tournament is being held at People of Determination Gym near the metro’s Stadium station.
Participating schools are the Far Eastern Private School Al Azra and Al Shaba campuses, New Filipino Private School and Al Alfiah Filipino Private School.
Winners of the games will be announced shortly.