Monthly Archives: April 2010

2010 Palarong Pambansa Athletics New Records

This year’s edition of Palarong Pambansa was the most promising in almost a decade.  The 2010 Palaro – Athletics produced a total of 14 new records (including 2 equalizers), 4 came from the Elementary Division while 10 came from the … Continue reading

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March 28 Baguio Botak Paabilisan Results

Here’s the results of the March 28 Botak Paabilisan held at Baguio: 0328 Baguio Paa-Bilisan Winners List 0328 Baguio Paa-Bilisan 5k 0328 Baguio Paa-Bilisan 10k 0328 Baguio Paa-Bilisan 21k Thanks to Race Director and Botak Executive Franco Atienza Jr for … Continue reading

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2010 London Marathon Results

According to the organizers, a total 36,000 runners participated in the 30th edition of the London Marathon held last April 25 with Tsegaye Kebede of Eritrea and Russian Liliya Shobukhova as winners. In a strange twist of fate, both the … Continue reading

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2010 National Open Guidelines and Schedule

It’s final, the 2010 National Athletics Invitationals will be held at old reliable Rizal Memorial Sports Complex from May 21-23, 2010.  A stage built during last year’s religious activity at the Staduim looms to be the KJ of the Open. … Continue reading

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2010 Palarong Pambansa Athletics Final Results

Region 6 (Western Visayas) emerged as the best athletics region in the just concluded Palarong Pambansa, held at San Jose Tarlac.  They hauled a total of 43 athletics medals (16-18-9 gold-silver-bronze).  Next are the Calabarzon Region which submitted 13-10-4 and … Continue reading

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Palarong Pambansa 4/16 Results

Here are the results of the 4/16 Athletics events of the Palarong Pambansa that are being held at San Jose Tarlac: Elementary Division 200-Meter Dash EB 200-Meter Dash EG High Jump EB 4×100-Meter Relay EB 4X100-Meter Relay EG 4×400-Meter Relay … Continue reading

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Palarong Pambansa update

As of April 15, 2010, here’s the Palarong Pambansa medal standings for Athletics ONLY covering both the elementary and secondary divisions: Region Gold Silver Bronze Total Region 6 12 14 6 32 Region 4A 11 7 3 21 Region NCR … Continue reading

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Asian Rankings as of March 31, 2010

Filipina long jumper Marestella Torres is off to a great year as she was ranked by the prestigious All-Athletics.com as the number one among Asian women in the long jump event as of March 2010. Torres actually placed 20th with … Continue reading

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2010 Palarong Pambansa

All systems go for this year’s edition of the Palarong Pambansa which will be held at San Jose Sports Complex Tarlac City from April 11-18. As usual, University and College coaches from the NCR are expected to watch the Games … Continue reading

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Faster road races this summer

University and College players dominated the 3k and 5k road races during the first three months of 2010.  This is because middle and long distance players include in their training, road races to stimulate their VO2max and/or build up their … Continue reading

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