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Badminton: A good Sports!

Badminton, my kinda sport…

Sweet as Caramel

Playing Badminton was a good exercise. It will stretch out your body. It is an easy way to forget everything. I think so. If you’re mad, you can hit the shuttlecock as strong as you want. It’s really enjoyed to hit the ball continuously. Any moves can do. Any style of hitting will do. You can hit as long you can.

Playing with the professional was cool as your have a match with him/her. It feels that you’re a professional too. And yet you’re just enjoying the game.

Anyone can play it. Whatever place you have, it may be on street or in front of your house, don’t waste time to go to the badminton court; it’s just wasting of money for the rent of it.

One thing that will block you is the wind and sun, if you’re playing outside the house. Difficult to play, the shuttlecock will wind…

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SPI Globalympics…Badminton Tournament…

………..I could still remember my SPI Days when I was one of the proponents who started SPI’s first Sports Fest…. That was way back 2005..My first year of being an SPI employee..I started being a Pre-editor then raise the ranks to team leader then Supervisor….Due to the love of sports, a group of sports enthusiasts including me decided to form a Sports and Mountaineering Club and I was voted to be the 1st President……My first project being the head of the club was to lure more employees to join the club for us to prove to the management we can do a project or event on our own…We were only about 300 employees then and majority joined our club…We tried to lobby for funds to stage the Sports fest here in Dumaguete being a new site..Sad to say, we were declined due to budget constraints…That didn’t make us give up…We raise some funds and to cut the story short, the FIRST SPI Sports Fest was staged with the following events played….Basketball Men/Women, Volleyball Men/Women, Badminton Men/Women, Table Tennis Men/Women, Chess, Darts and Bowling…..

Whew!!!!WE have proven to the management we indeed can do things if we just wanted it….with that successful Sports fest….we were given the go signal to stage it yearly with an allotted budget……and to this point……I am still helping them run the badminton event…..Congrats to all the winners!!!!!!!



CHAMPION:                           VILLAMIL/DIAZ (BOOKS/ADMIN)



                                                            ABAY/VILAN (GRAPHICS/COVERS)


CHAMPION:                         TEBIO/DEVERO (SPRINGER)

1ST RUNNER-UP:                  ELNAR/SARA (CIS)


                                            RUBIO/GUZAREM (ELSEVIER)

My Top 5 Sports

I’m so into sports. Engaging to it aids me in promoting a healthy heart, boosts immunity levels, lower cholesterol level and keeps me physically fit.

Playing sport on a normal basis, undeniably strengthens the muscles and improves the flow of blood towards the heart. Likewise, it stimulates a normal and regular heart rate ensuring a better heart. If you haven’t started yet, start today!


Here’s my list of Top 5 Sports of all season:

  • #5    Table Tennis
  • #4    Lawn Tennis
  • #3    Volleyball
  • #2    Basketball
  • #1    Badminton