Filipino kids shine at international taekwondo competition

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All members of the Philippine tearm win medals at the China Hong Kong Taekwondo Alliance Kyorugi 2019

WINNING TEAM.The winning Philippine team with their coaches, led by Olympian Donnie Geisler (center). Photo from Donnie Geisler Taekwondo Training Center Facebook page    

A 10-member Philippine team reaped medals at the China Hong Kong Taekwondo Alliance Kyorugi 2019 held in Hong Kong on July 1.

The Philippine jins won 7 gold medals, two silvers, and one bronze medal in the competition that drew participants from the United Kingdom, Singapore, China, Nepal, South Korea and the Philippines. 

The team was headed by two-time Olympian Donnie Geisler.

Gold medalists

  • Shawn Daniel Tomoro
  • Benito Domingo III 
  • Francesca Macayla Geisler 
  • Rhiyanne Agatha Shay Cadilleña 
  • Ryzza Anne Shyreen Cadilleña 
  • Red Rhouan Loseriaga
  • Philip Jeremy Wee

Silver medalists

  • Lance Robert Romagma
  • Alexis Kirsten Mactal 

Bronze medalist

  • Rene Ledesma III

VICTORY. The Phiippine team, their coaches, and family members. Photo from Donnie Geisler Taekwondo Training Center Facebook page

The Donnie Geisler Takewondo Training Center posted the winning moment of team member Red Rhouan Loseriaga, a crowd favorite, on its Facebook page.

 

 – Rappler.com