Philippines is a known basketball fanatic country. However, as time goes by, more and more sports are slowly coming and the citizens of the Philippines are also embracing it wholeheartedly.
The recent hype brought out by the Philippine Azkals gave way for a lot of Filipinos to be liking soccer and learning the basics of the game. In fact, the Chelsea Soccer School is opening a branch in the country very soon to train young soccer players.
Another controversial sport that Filipinos would mostly like to learn is Rugby. The Philippine Volcanoes of or the Philippine Rugby team is encouraging their fellowmen to begin liking and playing the game. Captain Michael Letts encourages Filipinos to give the sport a try.
Their recent win against Singapore for the Asian 5 Nations Division I opened a door for sport to be known to the country.
“It doesn’t matter what size you are, there’s a position for you,” said Letts.
“Because Filipinos are skillful and they’re fast, rugby is a great sport for them to adapt to,” he added.
The members of the PH Volcanoes are veyr willing to share their time to teach whowever wants to learn the game.
More and more sports related activities are happening in the country lately that would lure the youth from doing unproductive things. This is just making the country an athlete producing one aside from being a haven of lavish natural resources. The latter is already proven and tested as more and more foreign and local investors are looking forward in acquiring retirement homes in the Philippines. Some are also very willing to invest in beach properties for sale in the Philippines business and would rather stay in the country for good.