ZGBA elects new officers PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 July 2014 11:53

The Zamboanga Gamefowl Breeders Association (ZGBA), in a meeting last June 28, elected a new set of officers.

Elected were: Julieto “Kano” Daniel — president; Saturnino “Tur” Atilano — vice president; Rene Azcarraga — secretary; Tomas “Dondon” Rivera — treasurer; Louie Alano — auditor; Joe Camins — business manager and Edgar Galea — public information officer (PIO).

The election was held at the ATOA Restaurant.

ZGBA, whose members are actively involved in breeding gamefowls, is regularly staging derbies in this city, some of which are participated by breeders from other parts of the Philippines.

The association’s most awaited derby is on October 9 and 11 dubbed as La Hermosa 6-Stag Derby to be held at the Alixandra cockpit in Tumaga. A guaranteed prize of P1.2 million awaits the winner. Pot money is P22,000.

October 16, ZGBA will stage the MIGBU 7-Stag elimination round with a guaranteed prize of P5 million. Venue is Sinunuc cockpit.

October 25 is a big cockfighting event in this city which is the Bakbakan 1st elimination round (3 stags) to be held at the Alixandria cockpit with a guaranteed prize of P60 million. Pot money is P16,500.