2016 Hong Kong Inter City Philippine Team Report

2016 Hong Kong Inter City Philippine Team Report Rhea Joy Sumalpong took the gold with 40.33m, from local Xu Shaoyang 40.04m  and To Kwan 38.50m. In the womens Discus, The UE student is a recent addition to the national training pool training under former SEA Games Champion Arniel Ferrera. Sumalpong best performance was 41.50m where she won…

Fil-Heritage athlete Jessica Barnard erases 31 year old Philippine 800 Record

Jessica Barnard MEDIA RELEASE: But any Newspapers must cite pinoyathletics.info as its source. Fil-Heritage program athlete Jess Barnard broke the Philippine Record in the 800 with a  clocking of 2.06.75. Barnard erased the longstanding mark of Gintong Alay athlete Nenita Dungca-Tacuyan set in 1985 at the Taipei Invitational in Changhua when she was 20 years…

Marestella Torres Sunang! bashes out 6.60m

35 year old Marestella Sunang (nee. Torres) showed no signs of slowing down with a surprise leap of 6.60m to take the gold in the women’s long jump at the Philippine National Open Championships in Pasig. This mark puts Marestella only 10 centimeters away from the Rio Olympic Qualifying mark of 6.70m. Torres is now the…

2016 PNG: Julian ‘Happy Clowns’ Fuentes continues his dominance

Happy Clowns Clowns on Top Athletes developed by Non-National coaches proved there metal at the 2016 Philippine National Games Finals. Julian ‘Happy Clowns’ Fuentes trained by Former National Head Coach Joseph Sy. Improved his personal best from 7.55m (2015 National Open) to 7.60m. Fuentes a student at CSB missed out on the 2015 SEA Games,…