Marestella Torres on her way to a 6.46m seasons best now going for Gold at the Asian Games.

2014 Singapore Open Full Report (merged) (rev 1)

Singapore Open Start Lists and Reviews   Below is the start lists for Singapore. We are just waiting to see who will be approved for the Singapore Open. The PATAFA had entered a team of 19 athletes for the Singapore Open scheduled for August 23-24. Two requests were submitted one for the Asian Games medalists…

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Fil-Heritage 2013 May (Ammended)

Weekly Round Up (May 5)   While the highlight of the week has to be the superb breakthrough of Daniel Noval at the Asian Grand Prix in Thailand breaking the national record with 10.42. Other exciting performances began to pave the way towards the National Games scheduled May 28 to June 2 in Manila. 15…

Torres leaps 6.26m to win the Hong Kong Open

Marestella Torres makes an epic comeback in Hong Kong

Marestella Torres makes an epic Comeback in Hong Kong Inter City, good enough for SEA Games, still chasing Asian Games mark. Marestella Torres showed her timeless pedigree, etching further into Filipino Track and Field history the legacy she has left in the continuation of excellence in the Womens Long Jump. An event beloved to all…

Marestella Torres best of 6.71m is close to the A Standard of 6.75m but it surpasses the B Standard of 6.65m. At the 2011 SEA Games Marestella leapt 6.71m and qualified for the Olympic Games in 2012 one of the only non-wild cards in a long time.

Marestella and Cid to compete overseas

Long jump Queen back in action This Weekend 2009 Asian Champion and 4x SEA Games champion in the womens Long Jump Marestella Torres makes her return after a year having given birth in January. The 33 year old Torres who holds the SEA Record at 6.71m will see action in Hong Kong Inter City June 28-29. Torres…