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2015 International competitions

The following are the international & regional competitions scheduled for 2015: World World Athletics Championships Beijing, China August 22-30 World Cross Country Championships Guiyang, China March 28 World Youth Athletics Championships Cali, Colombia July 15-19 University Games Gwangju, South Korea … Continue reading

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Asiad: Women’s 100m finals video

Twenty eight years after her golden performance in the 1986 Asian Games 100m final, Lydia de Vega’s winning time of 11.53s is still competitive enough to contend for a medal.  Her time is just .03 seconds away from the bronze … Continue reading

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Asian Junior Candidates

Upcoming Sprinter Jenny Rose Rosales blasts out of the blocks The Asian Junior Track and Field is held every 2 years, this it will start June 7 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Athletes born in 1993 and after will be eligible … Continue reading

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Lydia De Vega-Mercado – Legends of Track and Field

Achievements: 1984 & 1988 Olympic Games ( quarter finalist in both games ) Currently SEA Games record holder in 100m ( 11.28secs ) since 1987 & former 200m record holder ( 23.35secs ) from 1987 to 2001 Asia fastest women … Continue reading

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UAAP Results compiled by Jad Adrian Washif

The 74th edition of University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Athletics Championships was  held at PASIG, the Philippines (Feb 09-12, 2012). Major results are as follows; MEN 100m (09) nwi:  1, Carlo Soriano 11.02.  2, Patrick Sacro Unso 11.07.  … Continue reading

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The Weekly Report

1. National Games date set by PSC at Dumaguete 2. UAAP Final Review 3. Malaysia Drug Testing 4. Various Competitions coming up PSC bares year-round sports calendar for 2012 by PSC (Philippine Sports Commission) on Thursday, January 26, 2012 at … Continue reading

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UAAP Review: Relay it up

Undoubtedly one of the most exciting events of any track meets is the Mens 4x100m relay team. While raw speed is really important, accuracy of changes is crucial. So many of the worlds fastest teams have been eliminated from dropped … Continue reading

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National Record Holder headlines Hurdles Event

The Sons of the Legend Patrick Unso Philippine National Record Holder Patrick Unso of DLSU will undoubtedly be the main attraction at the UAAP. The 19 year old Unso may have only finished 6th at the South East Asian Games. … Continue reading

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Marestella Torres legit Olympic qualifier

Photo from all-athletics.com By Marc Anthony Reyes Philippine Daily Inquirer By Marc Anthony Reyes Philippine Daily Inquirer 11:09 pm | Thursday, January 26th, 2012 <!–Posted by cflores–>   MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines Amateur Track and Field Association clarified Thursday that Southeast Asian … Continue reading

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UAAP A Review of Throwing Events: Can Ateneo continue the legacy?

For some its all about breaking records and winning back to back gold medals. But the moment of last years UAAP came from Ateneo Javelin Thrower Paco Razon. Whose bronze medal was his first and last medal at the UAAP. … Continue reading

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