THE Rotary Club of South Cagayan de Oro will hold the Drum and Bugle Competition Battle of Champions and Drum and Lyre Competition on November 13 at 8:30 a.m. up to 5:00 p.m. in Pelaez Sports Center, Cagayan de Oro City.
The participants of the Drum & Bugle Battle of Champions will be Liceo de Cagayan University, Soka Gakkai Phils; and Kuyanap Drum & Bugle Corps.
The participants of the Drum & Lyre are Pilgrim Christian College, City National High School, City Central School, Camiguin Polytechnic State College, St. Rita’s College (Balingasag, Misamis Oriental) and St. Mary’s Academy (Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental). Prizes at stake are total cash prize of P150,000.00 and trophies for the winners and plaque of appreciation for the participants.
The Drum and Bugle Battle of Champions will be the first event since Rotary Club of South Cagayan de Oro sponsored this annual event for the 25 years.
Liceo de Cagayan University was declared hall of famer for having won three consecutive years. Soka Gakkai Phils., was the champion in the 2009 competition. The proceeds of this project will be used in various community projects of the Rotary Club of South Cagayan de Oro.
The Drum and Bugle competition was sponsored by the Rotary Club of South Cagayan de Oro since 1987 continuously up to the present. This event has been witnessed by no less than 5,000 people annually.
article from Gold Star Daily