Memorable Moments and Best Players of Tawi-Tawi Beach Volleyball

By Johnny R. Lee, Ph.D. Greatness in any endeavors would not be complete without mentioning the great moments and personalities who lent their talents and made a remarkable impact in bringing up to greater heights the games of volleyball in Tawi-Tawi. One famous moment was when two local boys named Gabshar Tahiluddin and Yusop Abdulkarim… Read More Memorable Moments and Best Players of Tawi-Tawi Beach Volleyball

The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

By Johnny R. Lee Tawi-Tawi’s prominent role as regional volleyball power in Mindanao is anchored on structural elements that consist of the following: a.) Wide selection of local raw talents; b.) Sports-leaning administrators of concerned government agencies and host academic institutions; and c.) The quality of coaches and trainers handling the teams.  The latter (coaches… Read More The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

The Exceptional Universal Value of Turtle Islands

By JOHNNY R. LEE, Ph.D. There is more to the tiny group of islands known as Turtle Islands in Tawi-Tawi that is found in the southwestern tip of this country. Located within the Sulu Sea, it is at the edge of the international treaty limits separating the Philippines and Malaysia.  Consists of nine (9) major islands of various shapes… Read More The Exceptional Universal Value of Turtle Islands