The Philippine Embassy headed by Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap and Vice Consul Laarni Zorayda S. Gandarosa joined the members of the Filipino Dragons (Singapore) in celebrating “Isang Bangkang Malaya 2018” on 10 June 2018 at the Kallang Riverside Park in Singapore.
The dragon boat race is one of the commemorative activities in celebration of the 120th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Philippine Independence.
The Filipino Dragons (Singapore) is the first Philippine dragon boat team established in Singapore in 2008. It aims to represent the Philippines in traditional dragon boat competitions. They are also popular among the locals and other foreign nationalities who also join in the trainings of the team. END