6 months Senate commends Carina Dayondon for conquering the ‘Seven Summits’ MB
By Hannah Torregoza The Senate on Tuesday adopted a resolution commending Lt. Junior Grade Carina Dayondon, the first Filipina mountaineer to conquer the “Seven Summits”, which are the tallest peaks of each of the seven continents. Lt. Junior Grade Carina Dayondon (FACEBOOK) Senator Maria Lourdes Nancy Binay said the resolution aims to recognize Dayondon, a member of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) for having “displayed the brilliance and excellence of Filipinos despite insurmountable odds that brings immense pride and honor to the country.” According to Binay, the Seven Summits is considered the premier mountaineering challenge in the world. She said ... more