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Aug 6,2013

Richardson Twins Passports

15 year old Fil-Heritage sprinters Kyla and Kayla Richardson prepare to win Gold at Asian Youths

Kayla and Kyla Richardson have now met the criteria to represent the Philippines. Hence Acquiring dual-citizenship and Filipino passports. These have been received by the Philippines Track and Field Association with the help of OIC Ms. Maricor Pachecho.  While the Richardson twins who are based in Los Angeles and coached by Jon Gilmer. Yet they are now eligible to represent the Philippines. Also entitled to any records they set. So Kyla and Kyla have impressively knocked back several age grade records for the Philippines. Hence the twins are born in 1998.  While their mother is from Zamboanga.

Also The twins will compete at the Asian Youth Games August 19 to 24 Nanjing China. Also Joining will be National Junior Champion Pole Vaulter Emily Obiena of Manila. Aswell as National Youth Champion Long and Triple Jump Champion Mary Anthony Diesto of Bacolod.

Yet the twins have declined running a 4x100m Relay as they have three rounds of the 100m and 200m and will focus on qualifying for the SEA Games.

Also Kayla Richardson has a PB of 11.79 and 23.84, which is just outside the Philippine Junior Record, Aathletes 19 and below of Princess Joy Griffey 11.75 (2004) and Lydia De Vega Mercado 23.54 (1981).

Meanwhile Kyla Richardson has a PB of  11.93 and 24.12.

The SEA Games Bronze medalist in 2011 was 11.73 and 24.06 in the Womens 100 and 200m Dash.


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