More than 2,000 participants from various delegations of Palawan, Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, and Romblon will compete in the biggest sports event in the region, the Regional Athletic Meet which will transpire on February 19 to 23, 2013.
Romblon will be the host province this year. This will be the second time that the Regional Athletic Meet will be held here. It was in 2009 when the province hosted the said event which happened in Odiongan.
The athletic meet will be held at Romblon National High School. This will be another momentous event for the young athletes of MIMAROPA as they are set to achieve bigger heights after the Regional Athletic Meet.