The winners of Gintong Gawad 2022 feature in Rise Up!
The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) remains committed to recognizing outstanding contributions and initiatives related to the development of women and sports at the grassroots level through Gintong Gawad (GiGa) 2022.
The commission concluded this year’s round of Gintong Gawad Awards at a gala evening held at the Subic Travelers Hotel on June 14, 2022, where eight winners and two special citations were awarded.
Highlights from the occasion will be streamed on Rise Up! Get in shape! special episode tonight June 29 at 7 p.m.
PSC Women in Sport, who oversees Commissioner Celia Kiram, appreciates the support of grassroots communities to help the PSC in its vision to develop sporting excellence nationwide and develop top-performing local athletes through various PSC programs.
“At PSC Women in Sports, we are delighted to receive many nominations as it signifies the strong presence of sports development in our local communities and at grassroots level,” Ms Kiram said.
“We are touched by this reminder that Filipino sports need our attention, care and support, not only at the national level, but especially at the local level, because that is where Filipino sports talents and athletes emerging potential nationals,” said the sole commissioner of the CPS.
Successfully launched in late 2021, GINTONG GAWAD is a national awards platform to celebrate and honor innovative, inspirational, remarkable, timeless and outstanding contributions to the advancement and development of women and sport at the grassroots level. It presents awards in eight categories, namely: Ina ng Isport, Babaeng Atleta, Modelo ng Kabataan; Babaeng Atletang may Kapansanan, Modelo ng Kabataan; Ba-baeng Tagasanay from Isport; Babaeng Lider of Isport in the Community; Payment for sports in the community; Produktong Pang-Isport na Natatangi in Makabago; at Proyektong Isport Pang-Kababaihan