Tag Archives: Philippine long jump

Quick Trivia: Filipina Olympic long jumpers

Marestella Torres’ 6.22m long jump performance in the recent London Olympic Games, was actually the 2nd farthest jump of a Filipina in the history of the Olympics. The number 1 ranked Filipina is non other than, Lerma Balauitan-Gabito,  who’s 2004 … Continue reading

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Torres, on today

Long Jumper Marestella Torres will play tonight at 7:05pm London Time (1:05am the ff day, Manila time). She’s bracketed in Group A, 10th in order of jumps.  Among the 16 entries, her season’s best is ranked 15th. Below is the … Continue reading

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Mare, the Olympian

We have tried chatting with Philippine long jump record holder Marestella Torres thru facebook but with her busy traininig schedule, she wasnt able to respond.  But this will not prevent us from celebrating and promoting  her as the Philippine Athletics’ … Continue reading

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