Strong team of Bohol Chess Players

A strong team of Bohol Chess Players is set to join this year's Sinulog Chess Team Tournament slated to be held this month as part of the yearly Child Jesus celebration in the queen city of the south.
  
The team is compose of Bohol Chess Players Association (BCPA) members coming from different municipalities of Bohol joining together to form a formidable team trying to outwit and outclass different delegations from all over the country to win the coveted plum as the 2010 Sinulog Chess Team Champions.

National Master and former palarong pambansa champion Elmer Sumngat of Antequera, Bohol leads the team manning board 1 in this prestigious tournament, he will be supported by a cast of reliable and seasoned players with national campaigner and master rated Michael Teves of Calape, Bohol on board 2, board 3 will be manned by 2008 Cebu Blitz Glenn Pardillo of Tubigon town. Former NCAA/NCRAA top board Roel Gallego also of Calape town will share board 4 duties with a CEPCA player as directives of the tournament rules and set up.

The team is fully supported and backstopped by some local government officials and private individuals who believe in the strength and abilities of their fellow Boholano and give them chance to shine in all aspect of life and bring pride to Bohol, it is also supported by different business establishments such as the Tigers and Dragons Martial Arts Club located at Mcjac on January 23, 2010 a chess competition will be held in cooperation with the BCPA and the Tagbilaran City Chess Club.

"Two different sports working together for a greater success as both needs determination, strong boy and active and quick thinking to succeed."