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6 karatekas seeking slots in Olympics

Six members of the national karate team are still pursuing their dreams of making it to the Tokyo Olympic......»»

Category: sportsSource: thestandard thestandardNov 6th, 2020

IOC vows to minimize virus risk to Japanese

Tokyo—Olympics chief Thomas Bach pledged Wednesday “not to bring any risk” to Japan with the Games, seeking to reassure a sceptical public as virus cases surge just over a week before Tokyo 2020 begins......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 16th, 2021

Two swimmers officially make Philippines Tokyo cast

Swimmers Luke Gebbie and Remedy Rule have been allotted Tokyo Olympics slots via universality places that officially hiked the Philippine delegation to the quadrennial event to 19......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2021

PH golfers Saso, Pagdanganan officially snag Olympic slots

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Two Filipina golfers in Bianca Pagdanganan and Yuka Saso have officially earned seats to the Tokyo Olympics. This was announced by the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, based on the Olympic golf rankings of the International Golf Federation (IGF). The 19-year old Filipino-Japanese Saso made it to the top […] The post PH golfers Saso, Pagdanganan officially snag Olympic slots appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2021

Watanabe, Knott join growing Philippines Olympic cast

Fil-Jap Judoka Kiyomi Watanabe and Fil-American sprinter Kristina Knott have officially clinched slots to the Tokyo Olympics......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2021

Judo s Watanabe, sprinter Knott secure Olympic berths

Filipino-Japanese Judoka Kiyomi Watanabe and Fil-American sprinter Kristina Knott have officially clinched their slots to the Tokyo Olympics next month......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2021

Karatekas Jamie Lim, Sharief Afif miss Tokyo Olympic bus

The Philippines will have no karatekas in the Tokyo Olympics after its last two hopes — Jamie Lim and Sharief Afif — were eliminated in the World Qualifying Tournament in Paris, France Sunday night......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Philippine archers cancel Chinese Taipei training

The Philippine archery team seeking Tokyo Olympics qualification is no longer holding a training camp in Chinese Taipei due to the recent spike of COVID-19 cases there......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Taipei buildup scratched

The Philippine archery team seeking Tokyo Olympics qualification is no longer holding a training camp in Chinese Taipei due to the spike of COVID-19 cases......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Tokyo door opens for Philippine judokas

There’s a strong chance the Philippines will have not just one but two slots in judo in the Tokyo Olympics in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Philippine karatekas now in Turkey

With an eye on Tokyo Olympic slots, SEA Games karate gold medalist Jamie Lim and the Philippine team, including Fil-American Joane Orbon, are now in bubble training in Istanbul, Turkey......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

Rule boosts bid of making Tokyo games

Former collegiate standout Remedy Rule gave herself a chance in two events which could make her eligible for more qualifying slots to the Tokyo Olympics......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Philippine karatekas bound for Turkey

Vaccinated or not, Southeast Asian Games karate gold medalist Jamie Lim and the rest of her fellow Tokyo Olympics hopefuls will leave on March 15 for another training camp in Istanbul, Turkey......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

With or without vaccine, Pinoy Karatekas Turkey-bound for Olympics push

They would fly with national coach Okay Arpa of Turkey to Istanbul and join Filipino-Japanese Junna Tsukii and Joan Orbon, who will come from Orlando, Florida, for a two-month camp......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Philippine boxing chief assures medal in Tokyo Olympics

The country already has two pugs qualified in Eumir Marcial and Irish Magno to Tokyo and two more — Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam — are expected to also earn slots after Olympic organisers called off the World Qualifiers, initially slated in July, due to the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2021

Strictly no excursions, shopping trips for Team Philippines in Tokyo Olympics

Nonong Araneta, the Philippine chef de mission to the Summer Games, warned national team members who have qualified and still seeking to advance against going outside the areas designated them since the host country would be strict in implementing protocols amid the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Philippine karatekas eye Tokyo berths

Fil-Japanese karateka Junna Tsukii could be the country’s best bet in the sport to earn a spot in the Tokyo Olympics set July 29 to Aug. 4......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021

Six karatekas seek Tokyo slots

Six kumite specialists, three men and three women, will attempt to represent the Philippines when karate makes its Olympic debut in Tokyo this year but it won’t be an easy mission as they’ll go through the World Qualifiers in Paris on June 11-13 with the door shut to book tickets via the ranking route......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 17th, 2021

Cream of the crop in Philippine Taekwondo eyeing spot in Tokyo Olympics

PTA secretary-general Rocky Samson said the responsibility of carrying the country’s bid of shooting for the maximum of four Tokyo slots falls on Alora, Pauline Lopez, Kurt Barbosa and Arven Alcantara......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021

ABAP eyes 7 more Tokyo tickets

The window is slowly closing on more boxing qualifiers for the coming Tokyo Olympics but ABAP secretary-general Ed Picson said yesterday he’s hoping things will open up once training resumes at the Inspire Sports Academy in Calamba with the goal of nailing slots through the final world eliminations......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

PH bets vying for Olympic slots may join bubble training in Calamba

      By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA       The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) plans to send athletes from three combat sports vying for slots in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics to a bubble training camp at the Inspire Sports Academy in Calamba, Laguna. This development came after the Inter-Agency Task Force recently approved the training […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsDec 17th, 2020