Niel A. Parco, from the Emergency Response Team of Quezon’s Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) won 3rd place in the over-all category of Philippine Red Cross’sLife Guarding Competition this May 17-18, 2013.
The objective of the contest is to test the skills of the participants, who are graduates of Red Cross’s Water Safety Updating and Instructors’ Training Courses. They were invited to represent their respective provinces and compete, along with guests from Australia Red Cross.
Before the actual competition, Parco, who represented Quezon, trained for two days, May 14-15, at Kabayan Beach and Resort in San Juan, Batangas with his fellow contestants.(QPIO)