Albay boosts sports tourism drive with 4 major events

LEGAZPI CITY—Albay unleashes a grand display of its sports tourism power this year, when it hosts several major international and national events, including the 2016 Albay Xterra Off-Road Triathlon and Le Tour de Filipinas in February, and the 2016 Palarong Pambansa and Mayon 360° Ultra Marathon in April.

Gov. Joey S. Salceda said these events are sure to push further Albay’s strong tourism surge, this time powered by international and national sports tournaments, and bring hordes of multinational athletes, and foreign and local visitors alike to the province.