Empowering and inspiring Filipinos through sports

Philippine Olympic Committee

FEATURED STORIES

Huelgas seeks third straight SEA Games gold medal

Champion triathlete Nikko Huelgas of Team Go For Gold is thrilled at the prospect of retaining his Southeast Asian Games title in front of his countrymen. The back-to-back SEA Games gold medalist showed a preview of what he can accomplish after topping the men’s elite...

IOC hosts 7th Olympic Summit

At the invitation of the International Olympic Committee, the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement met in Lausanne today for the 7th Olympic Summit. The Olympic Summit involves the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement. It forms part of the...

Junior Volcanoes face Singapore and China in Asia Rugby Championships

Craig Bayer Wallace will return in a key role for the U19 Junior Volcanoes. The 2018 international season for Philippine Rugby continues this December as both the Women’s National Development Team, and the U19 Junior Volcanoes take the field to once more before the...

Athletes’ dormitories scheduled for cosmetic renovation

The national athletes need not worry about the month-long renovation of their dormitories that can displace a large number of national pool members while preparing for the coming Southeast Asian Games. Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas said the...

Kickboxing, skateboarding associations earn POC recognition

Three more sports have joined the growing Philippine Olympic Committee family. POC chairman Abraham ``Bambol’’ Tolentino announced on Thursday that kickboxing, skateboarding and paragliding have been approved as associate members by the POC executive board. ``The...

IOC calls Tokyo as best prepared host city

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, right, gestures to John Coates, left, chairman of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, shake hands prior to an IOC Executive Board meeting Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in...

IOC commits to increase young change-makers for 2019 IOC Commissions

The IOC will be significantly increasing the number of Young Change-Makers (YCMs) on its Commissions for 2019, IOC President Thomas Bach announced on the final day of the three-day IOC Youth Summit taking place in Tokyo. During the last IOC Youth Summit in Lausanne in...

Filipino chessers set to compete in continental championships

A total of 16 countries including top Grandmasters from China, India and Iran will compete in the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships (2nd Manny Pacquiao Cup) scheduled Dec. 9-19 at the Tiara Hotel in Makati City. China’s GMs Wang Hao (2730), Wei Yi (2728) and...

PH wushu team bags 7 golds in 1st Asian wushu

The Philippine Wushu National team wins 7 Golds, 1 Silver and 3 Bronzes in the recently concluded 1st Asian Traditional Wushu (Kungfu) Championship in Nanjing China held on November 27 - December 1. Composed of seasoned Wushu veterans like Agatha Wong, Daniel Parantac...

Huelgas seeks third straight SEA Games gold medal

Champion triathlete Nikko Huelgas of Team Go For Gold is thrilled at the prospect of retaining his Southeast Asian Games title in front of his countrymen. The back-to-back SEA Games gold medalist showed a preview of what he can accomplish after topping the men’s elite...

IOC hosts 7th Olympic Summit

At the invitation of the International Olympic Committee, the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement met in Lausanne today for the 7th Olympic Summit. The Olympic Summit involves the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement. It forms part of the...

Junior Volcanoes face Singapore and China in Asia Rugby Championships

Craig Bayer Wallace will return in a key role for the U19 Junior Volcanoes. The 2018 international season for Philippine Rugby continues this December as both the Women’s National Development Team, and the U19 Junior Volcanoes take the field to once more before the...

Athletes’ dormitories scheduled for cosmetic renovation

The national athletes need not worry about the month-long renovation of their dormitories that can displace a large number of national pool members while preparing for the coming Southeast Asian Games. Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas said the...

Kickboxing, skateboarding associations earn POC recognition

Three more sports have joined the growing Philippine Olympic Committee family. POC chairman Abraham ``Bambol’’ Tolentino announced on Thursday that kickboxing, skateboarding and paragliding have been approved as associate members by the POC executive board. ``The...

IOC calls Tokyo as best prepared host city

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, right, gestures to John Coates, left, chairman of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, shake hands prior to an IOC Executive Board meeting Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in...

IOC commits to increase young change-makers for 2019 IOC Commissions

The IOC will be significantly increasing the number of Young Change-Makers (YCMs) on its Commissions for 2019, IOC President Thomas Bach announced on the final day of the three-day IOC Youth Summit taking place in Tokyo. During the last IOC Youth Summit in Lausanne in...

Filipino chessers set to compete in continental championships

A total of 16 countries including top Grandmasters from China, India and Iran will compete in the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships (2nd Manny Pacquiao Cup) scheduled Dec. 9-19 at the Tiara Hotel in Makati City. China’s GMs Wang Hao (2730), Wei Yi (2728) and...

PH wushu team bags 7 golds in 1st Asian wushu

The Philippine Wushu National team wins 7 Golds, 1 Silver and 3 Bronzes in the recently concluded 1st Asian Traditional Wushu (Kungfu) Championship in Nanjing China held on November 27 - December 1. Composed of seasoned Wushu veterans like Agatha Wong, Daniel Parantac...

IOC sets up Advisory Committee on Human Rights

The IOC Executive Board (IOC EB) today decided to set up an IOC Advisory Committee on Human Rights. It will be chaired by HRH Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.  “We are extremely pleased that HRH Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al...

SEA Games 2019

The Southeast Asian Games, is a biennial multi-sport event involving participants from the current 11 countries of Southeast Asia.

November 30, 2019

Day(s)

:

Hour(s)

:

Minute(s)

:

Second(s)

Days

Clark, Subic, Manila

Philippines

olympic solidarity program

The aim of Olympic Solidarity is to organise assistance for all the national olympic committees, particularly those with the greatest needs, through multi-faceted programmes prioritising athlete development, training of coaches and sports administrators, and promoting the olympic ideals.

about the poc.

The POC is a private, non-governmental organization composed of and serve as the mother organization of all National Sports Associations (NSAs) in the Philippines. It is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as having the sole authority for representation of the Philippines in the Olympic Games, the Asian Games, the Southeast Asian Games and other multi-event competitions.

“A Message from the President of the Philippine Olympic Committee”

– Victorico “Ricky” P. Vargas

Contact Us

Drop us a message and we’ll get back to you soon!

WORLDWIDE OLYMPIC PARTNERS