Dave takes another Gold, NMRAA beats favorites in 1500.

Dave Gemar Marcelo (DAVRAA) added the Mens Steeple Chase title to his 5000m title. Marcelo who was silver in this event once again denied defending Champion James Orduna (NCR, formally of Eastern Visayas) from retaining another gold medal in the distance running. Marcelo is in his final year at the Palarong Pambansa a Grade 11 student.…

Tokal Mokalam

One of the greatest sprinters and most tragic deaths for Philippine Track and Field came from the 1970s star Tokal Mokalam. Born 15 June 1949. Mokalam placed third at the national open then 17, in the 200m in 22.6. He finished behind veterans Arnuflo Valles 21.9 and Rogelio Onofre 22.0 already in there late 20s.…