The 24th Councilor Rey Gealon Cycling Race – Criterium is set to take place at the Biker’s Road in IL Corso, SRP, with the event commencing at 5 am Thursday, November 16, 2023. This eagerly anticipated race promises exciting rewards, including cash prizes and giftpacks, for the victors.
The competition, expected to draw over 100 cyclists, will feature four distinct categories: Elite, Novice, Seniors, and Mountain Bike.
Councilor Rey Gealon, a staunch advocate of sports, especially cycling, has been actively promoting various competitive sports as part of his grassroots sports development agenda.
By fostering these activities, Gealon aims to cultivate a culture where citizens not only excel in sports but also develop a healthy mind in a healthy body, a principle he deems crucial for nation-building.
Gealon’s commitment to sports extends beyond cycling. He has been instrumental in promoting a range of sports, including volleyball, bowling, billiards, table tennis, scrabble, chess, and even darts, marksmanship, and shooting competitions. His efforts have also included traditional Filipino games, with events conducted across various barangays in the city.
This multifaceted approach underscores Gealon’s dedication to nurturing sportsmanship and physical fitness at the community level, impacting a broad spectrum of the population.