In a dazzling display of athleticism and creativity, Barangay Tomas Cabili emerged as the triumphant victor in the inaugural Cheerdancing Competition held on August 20, 2023, as part of the vibrant Diyandi Festival in Iligan. The bustling energy and captivating routines of the competition showcased the spirit of unity and artistry within the local communities.

Barangay Tomas Cabili soared to the top of the ranks, clinching not only the prestigious title but also securing the titles of “Best in Chant” and “Best in Costume.” Their meticulously choreographed performance left the audience awestruck and earned them well-deserved accolades.

The champions were awarded a grand prize of 50,000 Pesos, a testament to their dedication and hard work in preparing for the event. Additionally, their exceptional performance garnered them three minor awards, each accompanied by a reward of 3,000 Pesos.

Not far behind, Barangay Luinab secured the position of first runner-up, receiving an esteemed prize of 30,000 pesos. The undeniable passion and enthusiasm showcased by the Luinab contingent added a fierce competitive edge to the event.

Meanwhile, the second runner-up spot was claimed by Barangay Upper Hinaplanon, who exhibited an impressive routine and was bestowed with a prize of 20,000 pesos.

As a token of appreciation for their spirited participation, consolation prizes of 10,000 pesos each were granted to the remaining participants, highlighting the inclusive nature of the competition and the Diyandi Festival’s commitment to celebrating unity in diversity.

The Cheerdancing Competition took center stage as a prominent highlight of the Opening Salvo during the illustrious Diyandi Festival. This event not only showcased the remarkable athleticism and artistry of the local communities but also provided a platform for fostering camaraderie and cultural exchange among the participants.

The inaugural Cheerdancing Competition stands as a testament to the passion and creativity thriving within the heart of Iligan, marking a milestone in the city’s celebration of its unique cultural heritage and vibrant community spirit.

• 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐢𝐨𝐧
Brgy. Tomas Cabili
Trophy plus Cash Prize worth 50,000 pesos
• 𝟏𝐬𝐭 𝐑𝐮𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫 𝐔𝐩
Brgy. Luinab
Trophy plus Cash Prize worth 30,000 pesos
• 𝟐𝐧𝐝 𝐑𝐮𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫 𝐔𝐩
Brgy. Upper Hinaplanon
Trophy plus Cash Prize worth 15,000 pesos
• 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐳𝐞
Brgy. Buru-un
Cash Prize worth 10,000 pesos
• 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝𝐬
Best in Chants – Brgy. Tomas Cabili
Best in Costume – Brgy. Tomas Cabili