There’s a world sports competition that’s open to forever athletes and to even the playing field, organizers set up brackets according to five-year age groups. The World Masters Athletics Championships began as an outdoor conclave in 1975 with an age floor of 35 and events in track and field, road running and cross-country running. It has since been held every two years.
In terms of quantity, this year’s PBA draft pool is the deepest ever. The applicants reached 95, the most in league history. But in terms of quality, the depth of talent is still to be determined.
There’s something special about the rivalry between Ateneo and La Salle. It’s a rivalry that brings out the best from the green and the blue whether in sports or academics or business. What makes the competition enjoyable – even if often nerve-wracking – is diehards from both schools relish the journey more than finally reaching their destination or at least most of them do.