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
THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) has suspended its support to the Philippine Karatedo Federation after the national sports association was embroiled in a controversy over alleged misappropriation of government funds.Ramirez said the PSC has stopped providing financial assistance to the PKF ...
Dec 22, 2017
KUALA LUMPUR - John Paul Bejar settled for the silver medal in karatedo on Wednesday, unable to capitalize on a break after a protest went in the Philippines'favor in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games.Bejar reached the finals of the men&# ...
Aug 23, 2017
Make way for the 'Li'l Panda.'Six-year old Atsuko Kaiyel Tan, the smallest member of the Philippine delegation, stood tallest in winning the gold in the advanced kata even of the 6-7 year old category in the 3rd Malaysia ...
Dec 6, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO - Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is preparing for a strenuous workout with the next Summer Olympics headed her way.The practice started when she received the Olympic flag in the official handover ceremony from her Rio counterpart, Mayor Eduardo Paes." ...
Aug 23, 2016
OJ DELOS Santos retained his title in the World Shotocup karate competition in Cape Town, South Africa.Delos Santos successfully defended the crown he won four years ago in Cebu City as he competed in by 66 competitors in the men's ...
Aug 22, 2016
TOKYO - Five sports, including surfing and skateboarding, moved a step closer to being included in the Tokyo 2020 Games after being described as "a dynamic and exciting" package by the IOC.Skateboarding, surfing, karate, sports climbing and baseball/softball were all recommended ...
Jul 29, 2016
LOUE Jane Remojo and Rita Alexis Cuadra bagged gold medals in the Thailand Open karatedo championship in Bangkok.Remojo claimed the gold medal in the kata 15-16 year old female kata division, while Cuadra annexed the kumite girls cadet -43kg class ...
Jul 17, 2016
PHILIPPINE sports officials eagerly await an International Olympic Committee vote on the inclusion of several new events for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.The IOC expressed support as the hosts proposed the addition of five new sports, and the vote will be ...
Jun 8, 2016
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