BAMBOO ZIP BIKE: THE NEWEST ATTRACTION AT UGONG ROCK Posted: Saturday, September 02, 2017
The first-ever tandem bamboo zip bike in the country is found in Ugong Rock in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
A bike with a frame made out of bamboo is now the newest attraction at Ugong Rock in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. Called the Bamboo Zip Bike, the adventure is a fun combination of bike and zipline that will surely give the tourists, both local and foreign, the thrill and the possibility to enjoy nature.
The Bamboo Zip Bike Adventure allows thrill- seeking visitors to explore the breathtaking scenery in Ugong Rock using a bike made out of the bamboo plant on a 250- meter long high-wire suspended at about 90 feet from the ground. Along with two more traditional ziplines, the bamboo zip bike adventure is now one of the most popular activities in the city. It is usually included...read full story
Call for entries to the 2017 Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (RICE) Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017
DOST-MIMAROPA is now accepting entries for the 2017 Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (RICE), on August 15-17, 2017 in Odiongan, Romblon. The exact venue will be announced at a later date. With the theme "Invention and Innovation for the people," we encourage submissions from all inventors and researchers in the MIMAROPA Region.
Pursuant to Republic Act No. 7459, otherwise known as the "Inventors and Invention Incentives Act of the Philippines," RICE is one of DOST's initiatives to recognize and encourage Filipino inventors, researchers, faculty, and students to showcase their inventions or research outputs that can contribute to the country's socioeconomic development. RICE is conducted in partnership with the Technology Application and Promotion Institute (TAPI).
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