Municipality of Zarraga, Iloilo Hosts LABAN NG LAHI 2018 (Global Platoon Run Challenge)


Amidst the historic landmarks, churches and houses that has spanned for centuries, the municipality of Zarraga, Iloilo will serve as host of LABAN NG LAHI 2018 (Global Platoon Run Challenge). It is an advocacy project organized by Camboayon Sports Events Management wherein proceeds will go to their livelihood programs and their partner organizations across the country. This is also part of the town’s annual week long celebration of the ZARRAGA PANTAT FESTIVAL to be held this December 16-18, 2018.

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Mr. Joenel Pogoy
Founder/Organizer of “Laban ng Lahi”



  • Create “clear” Professional Carrer for all running enthusiasts thru a prestigious yearly & High Prize global competition
  • Promote National $ Local Tourism
  • PRomote National Unity & Reconciliation
  • Achieve Guinness World Record
  • Spur economic activities
  • Gather celebrities in Cabadbaran City


  • To help the government address the unending problems of poverty, hunger & armed conflicts
  • Implement “Itikan” Love Project to benefit hundreds of thousands poorest household
  • Contribute to Marawi Rehabilitation Project
  • Archieve OFW Franchising Project

The event is also for peace advocacy, as this aim to welcome groups like the CPP/NPA, MILF, MNLF, CPLA, RPA-ABB, for them to participate in the name of National Peace and Reconciliation. The organization will also be funding “Itikan Love Projects” which is a duck raising program aimed to benefit 1000-2000 of the poorest households per province. This also will hasten to improve and support local and national tourism efforts so people would get to see a quaint Filipino town as its 24 barangays welcome you to Zarraga, one of Iloilo’s charming municipalities.

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Col. Jonathan Baldevarona
Filipino Family Partylist & “Laban Ng Lahi” Organizer

The ZARRAGA PANTAT FESTIVAL 2018 will also be having a whole day affair (September 16) at the Saintsville Subdivision grounds which starts at 2:30PM (assembly) with a parade of stars starting promptly at 3PM. Celebrities including Ara Mina, Maria Laroco from XFactor UK, “Mr Pastillas” Chard Ocampo, Youtube viral sensations Moymoy Palaboy from GMA, JC Del Rosario, Mitoy Yonting, super popular loveteam #MayWard (Maymay Entrata and Edward Barber), good looking Daniel Matsunaga, Rocksteddy, Ryan Bang and other surprise guests are expected to be there. LABAN NG LAHI 2018’s official car partner is Chevrolet Philippines.


For tickets, it is sold at Php 100 each and is available at or at the venue. You may also get them at selected Iloilo municipal government centers (LGU’s) as well.

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For inquiries, please visit their FB page at


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