Coaching Youth Track & Field – Book Review

Coaching Youth Track and Field This book was provided to be my former PSC Commissioner Jolly Gomez. To help assist me train the young sprinters in the province of Zamboanga Del Sur in Mindanao. Noted in book: To Andrew, You are helping young kids realize their potential and their dreams! – Jolly Gomez The most…

ZPRAA 2016 Performance Evaluation

ZPRAA 2016 As to why the DEPED Official decided to make Roxas the host of the ZPRAA 2016 (Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Athletis Association) meet is clearly not a very well thought out choice. We may have been the only province who decided to have our Palaro Qualifiers in a place with no rubberized oval, who…

Gender Issues in Athletics: Caster Semenya

Jennifer M. Philips ‘Sex Testing’ of athletes started in 1966. In the 1960’s it was devastating when suddenly individuals were told they were not women by virtue of genetics. It was a barbaric and discriminating practice by the IAAF. . Caster Semenya Gender test (from Wikipedia) Following Caster Semenya victory at the world championships, questions were…