Hey guys the Cordillera sports emphasizes the new and becoming eminent combative sports in Cordillera, which some of these was adopted in the other places or country. Which it is the home of award winning athletes both in the regional, national and even in international sports competitions. These talents of the athletes must be nurtured to encourage others especially in the grassroots level to be highly competitive and physically fit.
The Combative or contact sports where so dominants in the Cordillera region, these is the sports where many athletes becoming famous not only in local but also in the other country who brought glory to the province and to the country as well by participating and winning medals in the different tournaments.
Mr. Edzel Ngina "President, Wrestling Association of the Philippines-CAR" says that ( haan tayun nga kailangan nga agpapigsa ta napigsa tayun, gamin isu ti nakasanayan ti bagi tayo nga agbagkat ti nadagsin. jay panagbagkat ti nateng, "repolyo" "sayote" ken daduma pai ta isu ti nature tayun daita ) because of being natural body and athletic body we have, we don't need to train hard to become strong, but because of being accustomed in hard works, like carrying heavy things like vegetables for them to sale there products in the market, carrying rocks or sands to put from one place to another, and other things in order for them to gain money and thats the nature of cordillera's.
Atty. Fritz Bonbon Sumyden ( Vice President of BVS Colleges, the training center of wrestling in CAR ) says that, "this is the event we can gain medals and excel. in compared in the other events such as ball games, its very hard to win because we are small compared to the lowlanders, they are taller than us, and that is also their nature." which is true when it comes to heights, the highlanders are smaller compared to the lowlanders which it is there assets in other some events.