Milo Little Olympics to hold finals in Manila

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 17 2012 02:55 PM | Updated as of Jul 17 2012 10:55 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Milo Little Olympics, in partnership with the Department of Education and the Philippine Olympic Committee, will hold its national finals in Metro Manila.

The annual sporting event, considered as one of the top nationwide junior interschool leagues for elementary and high school student-athletes, will stage the finals on October 19-21.

The event is expected to attract at least 22,000 student-athletes, who will compete in 10 Olympic sports, including athletics, badminton, chess, football, gymnastics, lawn tennis, swimming, table tennis, tae kwon do and volleyball.

Team Visayas will be defending their title as the national overall champion as they attempt to set the record for winning the Milo Little Olympics Perpetual Trophy for the fourth consecutive year.