It was a great CAMP! Kids were having fun and specially the parents. A great get-together with all the PBAI family. It was participated by Somosa Family, Rosillo, Guerra, Pacturanan, Dygico and Pontanosa family. This was a great event during summer. The venue is great! More fun, like the farm, zipline, indoor games and lots more!
3RD Year PBAI Multi-Sports Summer Camp 2014
Another successful event run by PBAI this year was the PBAI MULTI-SPORTS SUMMER CAMP 2014. It was organised by Victoria Dosado with the help of VEC Coach, Mr. Gerard Loh. And it was held in Corduff Sports Centre, Blanchardstown, D15 for 2 weeks starting last July 14-25, only Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Success was not fulfilled without the help of our Summer Camp facilitators, Damien Molloy, Josephine Guerra, Joseph Guerra, Edwin Rosillo, Michelle Pacturanan, Arnold Laureta, Reynasyl Rosillo and Raniel Somosa. This event has been done by PBAI for the 3rd time! It is our 3rd year Summer Camp SUCCESS! GO PBAI!!!
Dublin Team for Under13 Inter-County Tournament
Among the kids that were selected to represent the Dublin Team Div. 3 for Under 13 Inter-County tournament played March 2013 in Baldoyle Badminton Centre were PBAI Kids and they were CHAMPION in Div. 3. (L-R) Brendan, Sean Laureta, Reign Somosa, Ysabelle Guerra, Chloe and Allyssa Guerra. Well done Kids!
PBAI Junior Club 2013
PBAI Junior Club started last year with the help of Coach Gerard Loh and now the kids are happy and are really into the badminton game. (L-R) Anton Rosillo, Antoinnette Rosillo, Ysabelle Guerra, Gian Pontañosa, Pamela Pontañosa, Allyssa Guerra, Reign Somosa, Chloe Quijano, Vince Pontañosa and Sean Laureta.
Dublin & District Leagues and Cups 2012 - 2013 STARTS!
PBAI Mixed Team Div. 7 CUP Champion!
CONGRATULATIONS! To our Mixed Team won the Dublin Cup Championship game last February 2013 against Knocklyon. (L-R) Joseph Guerra, Josephine Guerra, Raniel Somosa, Mechell Somosa, Victoria Dosado, Reynasyl Rosillo, Edwin Rosillo and Norman Pontañosa. Also thank you to all who have supported the team, specially when the main players are out, Arnold Laureta, Leonid Lumingkit, Rañus Somosa, Lucio Balsamo, Mark Quijano, Jun Buta, Maria Mills, and the rest of PBAI. GO PBAI!
Ladies 1 Div. 7 Cup Runner-Up
Our Ladies 1 in Div. 7 got the Runner-Up place against Baldoyle last February 2013. It was a great success of our ladies! (L-R) Jennifer, Reynasyl Rosillo, Jean and Maria Mills. Well done Ladies!
PBAI 2012-2013 Jersey
This Jersey is designed by Raniel Somosa, our ICO, and O'neills produced the Jersey with good quality. It is our privilege and honor to wear this jersey for the competition which represents the whole club.
PBAI Junior on their 1st Open Tournament 2012
Under 11 Plate Winner (Sean Laureta & Reign Somosa).. Well done guys!
Under 11 Runner Up Sean Laureta with the Champion. Well done Sean!
PBAI Junior making their move on their first Open Tournament 2012 in Terenure Badminton Centre (14.Oct.2012). From L-R, Allyssa Guerra (played U11 Singles & Doubles), Pam Pontañosa (played U13 Singles & Doubles), Sean Laureta (played U11 Singles & Doubles), Yssabelle Guerra (played U11 Doubles) and Reign Somosa (played U11 Doubles). Great job guys and lots to learn on this Tournament! We are proud of you!
SUCCESS CHARITY EVENT 2012!
With great support of our PBAI Tournament Committee and PBAI Officers and also with the help of our sponsors (ORIFLAME, O'NEILLS, SPICE BAZAAR SWORDS & CREDIT UNION SWORDS), our Charity Event 2012 to support St. Francis Hospice in Blanchardstown was a SUCCESS! PBAI is presenting the €1,300 cheque for HOSPICE in Blanchardstown together with our President Mr. Edwin Rosillo and Father Dan Joe of Hospice Blanchardstown. Another event to help people in need! THANK YOU to all the participants on this event specially to the players, sponsors and the people who supported our raffle draw.
2011 - 2012 DUBLIN DISTRICT LEAGUES & CUPS CHAMPION
LEAGUE CHAMPION (Mixed Doubles Div. 8)
(L-R) Norman Pontanosa, Victoria Dosado, Edwin Rosillo, Reynasyl Rosillo, Raniel Somosa, Mechell Somosa, Joseph Guerra and Josephine Guerra. Also thank you very much to all PBAI team who made this Mixed team a success. Michelle Pacturan, Frauline Cacho, Janice Malig-on, Arnold Laureta, Lucio Balsamo, Leonid Lumingkit and to all PBAI! CONGRATULATIONS !!!
CUP CHAMPION (Mixed Doubles Div. 8)
(L-R) Norman Pontanosa (went for work), Joseph Guerra, Josephine Guerra, Edwin Rosillo, Reynasyl Rosillo, Victoria Dosado, Mechell Somosa and Raniel Somosa. Also thank you very much to all PBAI team who made this Mixed team a success. Michelle Pacturan, Frauline Cacho, Janice Malig-on, Arnold Laureta, Lucio Balsamo, Leonid Lumingkit and to all PBAI! CONGRATULATIONS !!!
RECOGNITION OF OUR PHILIPPINE FLAG in Badminton Ireland and Leinster held in Baldoyle last March 2012.
Our Philippine flag was set up together with Dave Murphy (representative of Leinster) and also with PBAI representatives L-R (Edwin Rosillo, Manny Cacho, Dennis Patalinghug, Joseph Guerra and Raniel Somosa).
PROUD PBAI PRESIDENTS! Our Newly Elected President 2012-2014 Edwin Rosillo together with our previous President and now our 2012-2014 Information & Communication Officer (Raniel Somosa).
SUCCESSFULL PBAI CHRISTMAS PARTY 2011
PBAI Christmas Party in Portmarnock (11 Dec 2011)
AFTER HECTIC LEAGUE AND CUP GAMES... WE GATHERED TO CELEBRATE A JOYFUL NIGHT OF FUN WITH OUR FAMILY AND KIDS...
MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!
SPECIALLY TO PBAI FAMILIES AND FRIENDS! MABUHAY ANG PBAI!
WE ARE PROUD OF YOU! Singing Idol 2011, MR. SANDRO BASE!
Pinoy Idol 2011 Mr. Sandro Base
The most awaited moment of Mr. Sandro Base had come. WINNER! of 2011 Pinoy Idol Dublin Ireland. We are proud of you as PBAI family, hope you will achieve your dream.
Mr. Sandro Base was awarded as the 2011 Singing Idol in Dublin last 31st of October 2011, as few Filipinos celebrated the Halloween Party 2011, Sandro made his path to be the Winner.
We are proud of you, Sandro!
Ikaw na pre! Wala kang KATULAD!
PBAI supporting BANTAY BATA 163 CHARITY FOUNDATION in the Philippines.
Ms. Tina Munzon-Palma with PBAI in Ireland
Ms. Tina Munzon-Palma, head of Bantay Bata 163, was pictured together with PBAI representatives during her visit here in Ireland.
We, PBAI, organized a charity tournament last July 2011 to support Bantay Bata 163. Also with the help of other sponsors here in Ireland, PBAI has raised some amount of money that was handed over to Ms. Tina Munzon-Palma last October 13, 2011.
We will continue our charity support in a way to extend our help and hope that it will give some help to the children and people in need in the Philippines.
MABUHAY KA PBAI!
1st ALL FILIPINO BADMINTON CUP.
ALL FILIPINO BADMINTON CUP 2011 in Ireland
Our 1st All Filipino Badminton Cup was a success! Filipinos from different counties all over Ireland gathered together to have fun and gathering through Badminton Tournament here in Corduff Sports Centre, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.
Also, Northern Ireland Badminton Club participated during the event and it was a good competition. Few tricks, smashes and also shots were taken seriously during the different games made on the day.
Thank you to all the Filipinos who have joined on this event and also to all our SPONSORS; Ms. Gen Ashley, Credit Union Swords, Mr. Ringo Alavario from Century Properties.
Hope by year 2012, we can do an OPEN FILIPINO BADMINTON CUP.
PBAI Mini-League last August 2011.
PBAI MEMBERS in Ireland
PBAI also do mini-leagues between the members, 3-4 times a year. This will encourage every member to participate the club tournaments in order to prepare more tournament outside the club. This will give each member the confidence and gain more knowledge on how to do the team work.
Each member has given a designated team each tournament through a draw lots method.
Few tournaments were made through the years and each event gave us more knowledge and tricks.
FEW MORE LEAGUES GUYS!!!!
PBAI KIDS Summer Camp 2011
Erwin Lalu with the PBAI KIDS
PBAI introduced Badminton to their kids with the help of our Training Coordinator Erwin Lalu from Indonesia. KIDS HAVE FUN!
PBAI Family Day in Clara Lara, Wicklow
PBAI parents having fun with PBAI kids
Break Time to all PBAI Family! Kids and parents having fun during our family day in Clara Lara, Wicklow, Ireland.