Gary V in fine form at anniversary event

Published September 4, 2018, 4:39 AM

by Hannah Torregoza 

After beating cancer, Gary Valenciano is back in harness as evidenced by his performance at the grand 40th anniversary celebration of Toby’s Sports held Aug. 30 at the MetroTent Convention Center.

Gary Valenciano (Facebook) /
Gary Valenciano (Facebook)

The event dubbed “It’s Game Time” also had the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Salinggawi Dance Troupe, The Juans, and DJ Jon Tupaz as guest performers.

The occasion paid tribute to the men and women behind the success of the brand in the past four decades, as it coincided with the retirement of its chief executive officer, Mr. Bobby Claudio.

Toby’s Sports offers a well-curated lineup of the latest sports footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories from the world’s leading brands, including a diverse portfolio of its own in-house brands that combine performance with value. It has a team of sports specialists and enthusiasts, with at least 50 stores nationwide. For details, go to

Toby Claudio is President of Quorum International Inc., the parent company of Toby’s Sports.