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Weekend Well Spent - The 2010 Beach Football Tourny in Subic

Vast mountains and an ocean that serves as a water sports hub were the back drafts of the Subic leg of the 2010 Kicksand Beach Football championships. It’s a one-day tournament organized annually by the Beach Football Association of the Philippines (BFAP), an organization recognized by the Philippine Football Federation and the Philippine Sports Commission. They are the only group authorized to organize beach football tournaments around the Philippines and one of their goals is to promote football and fun under the sun. Most of the participating teams are football clubs from different universities and offices around Metro Manila who painstakingly organize their own logistics and travel out of town just to play football.

I’ve already played in that tournament thrice and though the heat of the sun was unbearable and our feet, damaged from the lack of protection (we’re not allowed to use shoes), it has always been a fun affair mainly because of two things – we get to travel with our tea…