Alcantara wins PH’s gold in 2017 World Cadet tourney in Egypt

NEGRENSE Angeline Alcantara, a mainstay of Hanah Taekwondo gym, outscored her Russian counterpart Oksana Smirnova in the finals, 18-3 to capture the gold medal for the Philippines in the -44kg of the just-concluded 2017 World Cadet Taekwondo Championships in Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt. En route the finals, Alcantara survived a close semi-final match against… Read More Alcantara wins PH’s gold in 2017 World Cadet tourney in Egypt

TAP prexy: 2nd World Beach Tchoukball C’ships was a challenge

Despite their successful stint in the recently-staged 2nd World Beach Tchoukball Championships held in Taiwan, Raymund Jamelo – president of Tchoukball Association of the Philippine (TAP), recalled the tough challenges they faced ahead of the tournament. “Forming the young teams for the men and women’s divisions was really a big challenge to our coaching staff… Read More TAP prexy: 2nd World Beach Tchoukball C’ships was a challenge

Arianne Espida suits up for Egypt tourney

With the 2017 World Cadet Taekwondo Championships officially opened yesterday in Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt, another Negrense jin has joined the Meralco/MVP Sports Foundation-bankrolled Philippine Team. Bacolod City-native Arianne Espida, a mainstay of the Negros Taekwondo Union Tigers, completed the 8 Filipino players vying for honors against the contenders from 69 other countries like… Read More Arianne Espida suits up for Egypt tourney

Alcorin, Nobleza dominate 42K Negros First Marathon

Veteran Negrense runners Joel Alcorin and Jennyln Nobleza once again ruled the Open Category of the Negros First 42.119 Kilometers Full Marathon last August 20, 2017. The event which kicked off at the Provincial Capitol grounds to Manapla rotunda has gathered a total of 318 runners from 22 local government units – of which 21… Read More Alcorin, Nobleza dominate 42K Negros First Marathon