27 Aug 2021
The rubberized oval, Phase 1 of the Provincial Sports Complex improvement was just inaugurated despite the light rain showers. The soft opening started with the ribbon cutting at the main gate of the complex lead by the Hon. Carlos Padilla, Governor, Nueva Vizcaya assisted by Hon Ruth R. Padilla, OIC President, NVSU, and witnessed by the provincial board members, heads of offices of the Nueva Vizcaya LGU and faculty and staff of NVSU. This was followed by the blessing and ribbon cutting of the rubberized oval. The blessing was officiated by Rev. Father Juan A. Bartolome of the St. Dominic Parish Church, Bayombong.
Hon. Ruth R. Padilla, OIC President, NVSU in her opening remarks, said that the rain shower is a manifestation of God’s blessings especially on this day, the inauguration of the rubberized oval. Madam Ruth, expressed her overwhelming gratefulness to the PLGU Nueva Vizcaya led by Hon. Carlos Padilla with the support of the provincial board members for the realization of one of her priority projects in the PRAYERS and FAITH, her banner program during her incumbency as Governor of Nueva Vizcaya. She said that Y represents Youth and Sports Development. She also thanked the Governor for allowing the NVSU employees as the first to use the oval for a walking exercise held every Friday at 4:00 o’clock in the afternoon.
Governor Padilla, happily thanked the various sectors of the PLGU who helped in sourcing out funds used for the completion of the Phase 1 improvement of the sports complex. He also thanked the NVSU family for joining the PLGU in this very momentous event. He then officially announced that all sports enthusiasts of the province with special mention of NVSU can now use the rubberized oval for jogging, walking and other athletic events. He hopes that more funds will be generated for the completion of its improvement, that bigger sports events can soon be held in the complex.
All present happily joined the officials take a walk in the rubberized oval.