Airess Padda - updates

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Beyond volleyball, beauty pageants: Padda celebrates women empowerment

Mar 29, 2018 - 6:24 PM

Padda is proud to be in the time where volleyball is empowering women in the Philippines

WOMEN EMPOWERMENT. Volleyball is Airess Padda's 'vehicle' to helping women find strength in themselves. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

RAPPLER EXCLUSIVE: Air Padda shows off ‘ball is life’ tattoo

Mar 23, 2018 - 2:45 PM

Coach Air Padda tattoo is engraved with a design of a lifeline and a volleyball in the middle

INKED. Air Padda shows her version of a 'ball is life' tattoo. Photo by Rappler

Rappler Talk Sports: Airess Padda on women empowerment in volleyball

Mar 22, 2018 - 11:22 AM

Being the only woman head coach among the schools in the UAAP, Padda will be dropping by the Rappler office to talk about how her role in PH sports can empower and inspire women, especially in volleyball

Adamson Lady Falcons get first win at expense of UE

Apr 05, 2017 - 3:59 PM

The Lady Falcons finally earn a win to finish Season 79 with a 1 13 record after a straight set victory over the Lady Warriors

SOARING FALCONS. It took until the final game of the elimination rounds but the Lady Falcons finally got their first win of the season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson coach Padda apologizes for cussing on-air

Mar 13, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Lady Falcons coach Airess Padda apologizes for droping an F bomb during a timeout saying I just kinda lost it

TOUGH SEASON. Coach Airess Padda apologized on her Facebook for cursing on-air during Adamson's game on Sunday against FEU. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson coach Padda finds positive in struggles: ‘There’s nothing to lose’

Mar 09, 2017 - 6:49 PM

Lady Falcons coach Airess Padda admits that the pressure of volleyball in the Philippines is different from where she comes from but says she s handling it okay

TOUGH SEASON. The Adamson Lady Falcons are trying to find the bright side in a season where they've yet to win a game. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Young Adamson squad must overcome slow starts, says coach Padda

Feb 09, 2017 - 2:31 PM

As the Lady Falcons prepare to face a tough NU Lady Bulldogs team coach Padda wants her team to avoid playing from behind

YOUNG TEAM. After the reality of an impending loss to FEU began to sink in, the Lady Falcons finally started playing more naturally. Coach Airess Padda wants her team to begin playing like that before they fall behind. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson coach Padda reminds Lady Falcons 'it’s okay to be a badass'

Jan 22, 2017 - 5:30 AM

The new Lady Falcons head coach says her team’s mindset has started to change after months of pushing their limits

A NEW PAGE? Adamson's new head coach instills in her players that "It’s okay to be a girl and be tough." File photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Girl Power: Adamson Lady Falcons unveil all-female coaching team

Dec 10, 2016 - 5:52 PM

The Lady Falcons hope to foster a winning mentality this UAAP season as they welcome new head coach Airess Padda

GIRL POWER. (From left) Angeli Tabaquero, Michele Gumabao, Head Coach Airess Padda and  Cherry Macatangay are presented to the media as the new-look Adamson University Lady Falcons coaching squad. Photo by Alyssa Rola/Rappler