Batang Pinoy 2019 - updates

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Baguio dominates martial arts for 3-peat Batang Pinoy reign

Sep 03, 2019 - 10:01 PM

Baguio City cops its sixth Batang Pinoy Nationals title in 9 years

COMBAT SPECIALISTS. Baguio City takes home 61 gold medals mostly from martial arts events. Photo from release

Ilagan City bet cops first Batang Pinoy Luzon gold

Mar 19, 2019 - 7:38 AM

Eljay Vista shows exceptional form and technique in the cadet male individual poomsae to best two Palarong Pambansa gold medalists

STRIKES GOLD. Eljay Vista takes the top prize on his first Batang Pinoy appearance. Photo from Philippine Sports Commission

Negros Occidental claims 1st gold in Batang Pinoy Visayas 2019

Feb 26, 2019 - 11:47 AM

Elika Salmorin of Negros Occidental dedicates her victory to her 25-year-old brother Eduardo, who suffers from epilepsy

1ST GOLD. Elika Salmorin of Negros Occidental rules the girls 2000m walk to emerge the first gold medal winner in the Visayas Leg of the 2019 Philippine National Youth Games-Batang Pinoy. Photo from release

Davao retains Batang Pinoy Mindanao crown

Feb 10, 2019 - 3:10 PM

Dominant in various fronts, Davao picks up a total of 56 gold medals to capture the overall championship

CHAMPS AGAIN. Davao rules the Mindanao leg of the nationwide sporting event featuring athletes 15 years old and below. Photo from PSC

Batang Pinoy: Archer Loreno completes golden sweep

Feb 08, 2019 - 8:05 PM

Koronadal's John Carlo Loreno nails his seventh archery gold in the 2019 Batang Pinoy Mindanao leg

ON TARGET. John Carlo Loreno leads Koronadal’s dominant showing in the archery competition. Photo from PSC

Batang Pinoy: Amoguis sisters make waves in Mindanao leg

Feb 06, 2019 - 11:45 PM

Swimming sisters Liaa Margarette and Lora Micah Amoguis boost Davao City’s medal haul

GOLDEN HAUL. Davao City eyes swimming as a medal source as the Amoguis sisters vie for more mints in other events. Photo from PSC

GenSan jin sweeps poomsae golds in Batang Pinoy Mindanao leg

Feb 05, 2019 - 9:15 PM

Thirteen-year-old Paul Anthony Rodriguez rules the individual, pair, and team events of the taekwondo poomsae competition

YOUNG STAR. Paul Anthony Rodriguez of General Santos continues to prove why he deserves a slot in the national team. Photo from PSC release