PLtCol Salman M. Saad of Lanao del Norte – Provincial Community Affairs Development Unit Chief bagged a Silver Medal to cap the Philippines PNPTeam in KARATE-MEN-BLACK BELT – 75 Category in the recent World Police and Fire Game 2022 held in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
The Word Police and Fire Games (WPFG) biennial athletic event, open to active and retired law enforcement and fire service personnel throughout the world, aims to stimulate sportsmanship and generate respect for all those emergency workers who are on duty twenty-four seven.
With more than 10,000 contingents, PLtCol Saad is among the 200-man team of the Philippine National Police who were sent to compete with top players from more than 70 countries. The said competition started on July 22 to July 31.
The Philippine PNP Karatedo Team, composed of several skilled and passionate personnel from different provinces and cities, won 5 Golds, eight silvers, and 13 bronze. With their talent and dedication, the Philippines placed 2nd in the Overall tally of said Karate competitions. PIO-LDN