FOR THE past several years, Jamie Christine Lim has been waiting for the moment when she can finally talk to her dad Samboy again, and share with him her life milestones. Among these milestones is a summa cum laude from the University ...
Apr 1, 2021
JUNNA Tsukii captured a gold medal in the 50th International Karate Tournament Golden Belt in Serbia.Tsukii announced the development on her Instagram account after competing against top karatekas in the world amidst the pandemic."I'm very happy to be able ...
Mar 28, 2021
SHE may be playing an individual sport, but every time Jamie Lim steps on the mat, she knows she's not alone in battle. She knows she carries the name of the whole country, taking inspiration from a mantra that constantly ...
Jan 20, 2021
AS Karate Pilipinas national athletes began to enter the "Calambubble" training facility last weekend, Japan-based Filipina karateka Junna Tsukii is also girding herself for the Olympics, but from miles away. The 2019 Southeast Asian Games gold medalist shared that she' ...
Jan 18, 2021
NATIONAL sports associations (NSAs) from combat sports are opposing House Bill 1526 that bans minors from engaging in such activities competitively.A total of 13 NSA officials, led by Sen. Juan Miguel Zubiri, who is also the president of the arnis federation ...
Dec 7, 2020
STARTING them young may soon be disallowed in full-contact sports competitions.Ako Bicol Reps. Alfredo Garbin Jr. and Elizaldy Co have filed House Bill No. 1526, titled An Act Banning Minors from Full-Contact Competitive Sports which seeks to "prohibit the ...
Dec 5, 2020
FOR MANY professional athletes, the pandemic has forced drastic adjustments. But Fil-Japanese karateka Junna Tsukii still knew how to make the most out of this year. Stuck in Japan for most of the lockdown, she took classes online. Now, the Southeast ...
Dec 2, 2020
IT SEEMED that Cobra Kai exploded out of nowhere and zoomed up the trending lists in Netflix.According to data provided by the streaming video platform, Cobra Kai stayed for five solid days in Netflix Philippines' daily top ten after it premiered ...
Sep 22, 2020
IN the eyes of his daughter Jamie, basketball legend Avelino 'Samboy' Lim is simply daddy."'Nung bata ako tapos lumalabas kami ni daddy, lagi may nagpapa-picture sa kanya," the SEA Games gold medal winner recalled to SPIN Life. "As a kid, ...
Jun 8, 2020
FILIPINA karateka Junna Tsukii is taking her karate tutorials and training classes online.Over the quarantine period, Junna occasionally misses having sessions with the young kids she teaches in Japan, and utilizing social media, she decided to conduct online classes for free ...
May 9, 2020
PHILIPPINE athletes Agatha Wong and Jamie Lim joined forces to brace for an even tougher battle this COVID-19 pandemic.The Southeast Asian Games gold medalists decided to collaborate with each other for a common goal: Using their combined influence, following, and ...
Apr 19, 2020
IF Southeast Asian Games gold medalist Jamie Lim wasn't in the mats throwing powerful kicks and punches, you'll be sure to find her dropping bombs on the dancefloor.Alongside utilizing her influence and resources to lend a hand during this ...
Apr 16, 2020
IT'S easy to attribute Jamie Christine Lim's success to her genes.Her athletic excellence shouldn't come as a surprise. After all, she's the daughter of PBA legend Samboy Lim. And her academic brilliance? Well, ...
Feb 7, 2020
IT'S BEEN a roller coaster couple of years for Junna Tsukii.In a pre-Christmas Facebook post, the Filipino-Japanese karateka, who won gold in this month's Southeast Asian Games, details the struggles she faced on the road ...
Dec 23, 2019
THIS year just couldn't get any better for Jamie Christine Lim. Not only did she graduate summa cum laude in BS Mathematics at UP Diliman, she also followed in the footsteps of dad Samboy Lim, albeit in a different sport, ...
Dec 9, 2019
JUNNA Tsukii said shes's done taking disrespect and choosing to speak for the future of the athletes.That's the firm stand taken by the karatedo gold medalist in the 30th Southeast Asian Games after she got the cold ...
Dec 8, 2019
THIS is definitely not the way to treat a gold medalist.Junna Tsukii turned emotional in social media post after her victory in the women's -50 kg kumite of the 30th Southeast Asian Games karate competition, lamenting that she was ...
Dec 8, 2019
JUNNA Tsukii lived up to her lofty billing and delivered the Philippines' first karatedo gold medal in the 30th Southeast Asian Games on Saturday.Tsukii, the 2018 Asian Games bronze medalist, trumped Thi Huong Dinh of Vietnam, 1-0, to reign ...
Dec 7, 2019
JAKARTA - The Philippines collected two bronzes on a quiet Monday for Filipino athletes in the 18th Asian Games here.Cherry May Regalado captured the bronze in the women's single in pencak silat, while Junna Tsukii overcame her Thailand opponent to also ...
Aug 27, 2018
JAKARTA - Junna Tsukii beat Thailand's Raksachart Paweena, 4-1, to claim a bronze medal in the 18th Asian Games karatedo competitions at the Jakarta Convention Center.Tsukii hurdled the Thai karateka in the women's -50kg kumite to take home the ...
Aug 27, 2018
MEMBERS of the national karatedo team has expressed a loss of confidence on Philippine Karatedo Federation (PKF NSA Inc.) president Joey Romasanta and secretary general Raymund Lee Reyes amid allegations of mismanagement in the federation.In a letter made public during Wednesday' ...
Jan 24, 2018
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