World Juniors 2014: Archive RP Athletes (merged)

World Juniors 2014 Athletes who meet the IAAF Standards for World Juniors as of 19.06.14 World Junior Championships Oregon, USA 1) Must Have a Filipino Passport and approved by the PATAFA (Philippines Track and Field Association) 2) Born in 1995 to 1998 3) Qualifying Standards are outlined by the IAAF if you dont hit the standards…

David Nepomuceno – First Filipino to compete in Olympics

David Nepomuceno After our first great sprinter Fortunato Catalon who won four consecutive far east titles from 1917 to 1923. In the 100 yards (91m) and 220 yards (201.1m) and 1925 100m. His successor was David Nepomuceno. Nepomuceno came to dominate in an era when the metric system was replacing the old imperial yard system.…