WHEN circumstances called for it, help just kept coming.Early in March, the De La Salle University opened its gates to serve as a temporary shelter for the homeless as lawmakers ordered a quarantine lockdown.Recently, concerned student-athletes joined forces to ...
Apr 24, 2020
THIS time it's the other way around.Various National Sports Associations (NSAs) have come to the help of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) in this time of the coronavirus pandemic by donating face masks and shields to frontliners manning the converted ...
Apr 18, 2020
WHERE others see roadblocks, champion para swimmer Ernie Gawilan, bereft of fully developed lower extremities all his life, senses only opportunities. He's relentless and undaunted, the embodiment of everything an apostle of Kobe's Mamba Mentality should be. We had a ...
Feb 10, 2020
With the 2020 Olympic Games just over the horizon, the Philippines will be looking to continue the success, and more importantly, the progress, that they achieved in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.During this year's games, many familiar faces found themselves ...
Jan 2, 2020
NEW CLARK CITY - In a way, Wilfred Uytengsu had a hand in James Deiparine ending a decade-long gold medal drought for Philippine swimming in the Southeast Asian Games.The Alaska Milk Corp. chairman helped the Fil-Am swimmer in his training ...
Dec 10, 2019
CAPAS, Tarlac - The Philippines' bets copped two bronzes in swimming to end their campaign in the 30th Southeast Asian Games on Monday at the New Clark City aquatics center.The Philippines had a total of 16 medals in swimming, one gold, six ...
Dec 10, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - James Deiparine hopes to give Team Philippines a second gold in swimming as he returns to the pool on Sunday in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.Deiparine sees action in the 50-m breaststroke in the first match of ...
Dec 8, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - The men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay, Remedy Rule, Chloe Kennedy Anne Isleta were the bright spots for Team Philippines on the pool Friday night in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.The quartet of Luke Michael Gebbie, Maurice Sacho ...
Dec 7, 2019
CAPAS, Tarlac - ONE minute and 1.46 seconds. That was all it took to end the 10-year gold medal drought of Philippine swimming in the Southeast Asian Games.James Deiparine ended the long dry spell on on Wednesday night at New ...
Dec 6, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - The Philippine swimming team was abruptly brought back down to earth as it was limited to a bronze medal on the day powerhouse Singapore and Vietnam asserted their dominance in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.The lone medal for ...
Dec 5, 2019
CAPAS, Tarlac - Home away from home.Singaporean swimming sensation Joseph Schooling felt like he never left home as the roaring crowd inside the jampacked aquatic center at the New Clark City pumped up the atmosphere of the 30th Southeast Asian Games.Prior ...
Dec 5, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - It's good while it lasts.Shortly after giving the Philippines its first swimming gold medal in the last 10 years in the Southeast Asian Games, James Deiparine said the record-breaking performance will likely be his last ...
Dec 4, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - The Philippines dry spell on the pool is finally over.Thanks to a smashing performance by James Deiparine, the host ended a decade of swimming futility by finally winning a gold medal in the Southeast Asian Games.The 26- ...
Dec 4, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - James Deiparine ended a decade-long dry spell for Philippine swimming by winning the gold medal in the men's 100-meter breastroke of the 30th Southeast Asian Games on Wednesday night.Deiparine, 26, ruled the event in ...
Dec 4, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - The Philippines tries to regain lost glory in swimming as competitions in the pool of the 30th Southeast Asian Games get underway at the New Clark City Aquatics Center.Winning a gold has eluded the Filipino tankers the past ...
Dec 3, 2019
THE 'Miracle of 1991' had a lot of heroes and one of them was Eric Buhain.Buhain made the Rizal Memorial Swimming Pool his personal playground during the 1991 Southeast Asian Games when he ruled five events - 100-meter breaststroke, 100-meter ...
Nov 29, 2019
YOU COULD say that 26-year-old Jasmine Alkhaldi's swimming career began more than two decades ago, when she almost drowned at just three years old. That unexpected dip into the deep end unconventionally led her to the pool' ...
Nov 23, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - An American named Michael. Teenage girls from three different countries. A Hungarian who took down Michael Phelps' favorite world record.New faces emerged in the pool at the world championships a year out from the Tokyo Olympics. They ...
Jul 30, 2019
GWANGJU, South Korea - Nothing like a long-simmering feud to get the world swimming championships off to a bang-up start.The mere presence of Chinese star Sun Yang has drawn the ire of some swimmers, including his rival Mack Horton of ...
Jul 20, 2019
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