SMB NATIONAL BEER DRINKING FINALS ON OCT. 24
Another opportunity of earning half a million pesos while enjoying the country’s iconic beer brand, San Miguel Pale Pilsen, awaits this year’s champion of the ongoing National Beer Drinking Contest sponsored annually by San Miguel Brewery, Inc. (SMB).
Six semi-finalist teams, each composed of five members, are aspiring to make it to the October 24 national finals in Cebu and beat the 43.5 seconds record of last year’s top team from Bacolod . This year, South Luzon is represented by the Samahang Mindoro Bros., the area champions hailing from Bliss, Brgy. Marfrancisco, Pinamalayan, Mindoro .
“This will be SMB’s 9th year of nourishing friendships and cultivating teamwork among our kababayan thru this colorful competition. We are also hoping that the financial rewards will contribute to their enjoyment of life,” says SMB National Sales Manager Debbie D. Namalata.
According to Namalata, the company has also prepared more exciting activities to bring the trademark SMB fiesta spirit to the contest venues. She adds that the National Beer Drinking Contest is one significant activity that shows SMB’s commitment to spread fun and enjoyment, in line with its recently-unveiled company slogan “Drink to Life.”
This time, the national finals will mark a three-day celebration, from October 23 to 25 at the MEZ1 Football Field, Lapu-lapu City in Cebu .
During the contest proper on October 24, popular bands Rivermaya and Brownman Revival plus several local bands are expected to spice up the night.