Pasay City and University of Tennessee Collaborate for Sports Program
In a bid to promote sports excellence and inspire the youth, the City of Pasay, led by its beloved Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano, together with Councilors Mark Calixto and Joey Isidro, partnered with the VOLeaders Academy of the University of Tennessee to introduce an extraordinary Sports Immersion Program. The event took place on July 2, 2023, showcasing the city's commitment to the holistic development of its young Pasayeños.
With a vision to make students strive for excellence, stay motivated, and inspired, Mayor Emi delivered a powerful message to over 200 students and volunteer athletes in attendance. The Sports Immersion Program aimed to provide Pasay's youth with a unique opportunity to learn from the esteemed University of Tennessee VOLeaders Academy, known for its expertise in sports development.
The event took place at the Jose Rizal Elementary School in Pasay City, setting the stage for an interactive and engaging program that would leave a lasting impact on the young participants.
Through a series of workshops, training sessions, and friendly competitions, the students were immersed in a dynamic sports environment that fostered teamwork, discipline, and personal growth.
Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano expressed her gratitude and excitement for the collaboration with the University of Tennessee Voleaders Academy. She highlighted the importance of sporting events like this in providing opportunities for the youth to excel, stay motivated, and be inspired to reach their full potential. The Sports Immersion Program served as a platform for the city's aspiring athletes to enhance their skills, gain valuable insights, and build character through the power of sports.
The partnership between the City of Pasay and the University of Tennessee not only showcased the city's commitment to sports development but also highlighted the importance of collaboration and exchange of knowledge in nurturing the next generation of athletes. By harnessing the expertise of the VOLeaders Academy, Pasay City aimed to create a positive and empowering sports culture that would shape the future of its young athletes.