Council of the Laity hosts “Laykolympics” 2017

Council of the Laity hosts “Laykolympics” 2017

Photo by Conrad Alvez

PASIG CITY. The Council of the Laity (COL) hosted the “Laykolympics” 2017 at the Pasig Catholic College (PCC) Gymnasium last May 13, 2017. The young Laities from the different parishes of the Diocese of Pasig joined the sports fest together with their respective Parish Pastoral Council officers.

Sis. Gertrudes Bautista, Lay Coordinator of COL, opened the sports fest. She stated the goals of the event: “To initiate an annual day of fun and games. To establish and strengthen fraternal relationship and camaraderie among the laity within the Vicariate.”

Fr. Orlando Cantillon, Director of COL, Fr. Errol Manangquil, Fr. Jun Sanchez and Fr. Choi graced the affair.

The Laities were grouped per Vicariate. The four competing teams were: Immaculate Conception Vicariate, St. Anne Vicariate, Sto. Nino Vicariate and St. Anne Vicariate.

Winners of Laykolympics:

Cheer Dance Competition – St. Anne Vicariate
Banner – Immaculate Conception Viccariate
Uniform – Immaculate Conception Vicariate
Sack Race – Sto. Nino Vicariate
Catapult – St. Anne Vicariate
Bugtong Relay – St. Anne Vicariate
Dodgeball -Sto. Tomas Vicariate
Bible Quiz Bee – Sto.Nino Vicariate

Over all champion -Sto. Nino Vicariate (total score – 125)
1st runner up – St. Anne Vicariate (120)
2nd – Sto. Tomas Vicariate (100)
3rd – Immaculate Conception Vicariate (70)

Winner of Basketball exhibition game – Sto. Tomas Vicariate beating St. Anne Vicariate with just 1 point (63 – 62).

Next year’s venue for the Laykolympics will be at Sto. Niño Vicariate.

Sis. Fely Felly Villa hosted the activity.

(By Gigi Bautista/Conrad Alvez)