Representatives of the City of General Trias, Cavite Spartans team to take part at the inauguration of Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP), the first professional chess league in the country recognized by the Games and Amusements Board (GAB).
With less than 29 days to the start of the first edition of the Mind BogglinGames, the members of the City of General Trias, Cavite Spartans team showed their anticipation to succeed at the memorable event.
Backed up by Cavite 6th District Representative Luis "Jon-Jon" Ferrer IV and mayor Antonio Alandy "Ony" Ferrer, the City of General Trias, Cavite Spartans team composed of National Master (NM) and United States chess master Almario Marlon Bernardino Jr., Kevin Arquero, Clairevy Estavillo, Ceferino "Jun" Isaac Jr., Jayson Visca, Ricky Batcho, Israel Landicho, Rene Malupa, Rudolf Perez, Voltaire Marc Paraguya, Stephen Von Estavillo, Lloyd Rubio, Genghis Imperial, Rey Jay Pascual and Noel Jay "Super B" Estacio.
“Through this competition, we are able to give our chess players the exposure to compete with their contemporaries, which is an important aspect to build their experience as Professional chess athletes,” said sportsman Luis "Jon-Jon" Ferrer IV, who is also the Cavite 6th District Representative.
The City of General Trias, Cavite Spartans team is coached by Ederwin Estavillo while Ms.Lhen Muralla Kempiz is the Team Manager.