Malacanang fires up Filipino athletes to bring home AIMAG medals

Standing (L to R) Philippine Olympic Committee Admin. Officer Liza Ner, Atty. Jayson Mabazza, deputy chef de mission Raymund Reyes, Makati City representative and chef de mission Monsour del Rosario, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Philippine Sports Commission chairman William Ramirez, volleyball chief Peter Cayco, POC 1st vice president Jose Romasanta and PSC Chief of Staff Raul Badilla

Seated (L to R) Kirstie Elaine Alora, Samuel Thomas Morisson, Rubilen Amit, Gerald Jamili,Kenneth Chua, Marvin Guarte, Eugene Torre, Carlo Biado, Hidilyn Diaz and Cherry Clarice Parcon.


Some of the athletes representing the Philippine delegation to the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan on September 16-27 went to Malacanang on Wednesday for a courtesy call with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea.

The contingent of 105 athletes from 17 sports will be aiming to surpass the 2014 Incheon performance of one gold and two bronze medals.
President Duterte is extending his support to our team bound for the Aimag,” said Medialdea. “Bring home those medals and make the country proud.”