elma muros - updates

Rappler's latest stories on elma muros


PH sports legends 'confident' of 1st Olympic gold in Tokyo 2020

Jun 23, 2019 - 9:29 PM

Celebrated former national athletes Elma Muros-Posadas, Akiko Thomson and Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta continue to support the Philippines' Olympic buildup

INSPIRATION. Former long jumper Elma Muros-Posadas (center) and para triathlete Andy Avellana (left) kick off the torch relay featuring 5 pairs of Olympians and Paralympians. Photo release

Prioritize athletes so they don't get pirated, LGUs told

Apr 28, 2019 - 2:58 PM

'By nurturing their local athletes, provinces would eventually reap honors,' says Filipina long-jump queen Elma Muros Posadas

MORE SUPPORT. Having represented another province during her younger years, Elma Muros Posadas knows support from local government units will go a long way. Rappler photo

At 50, Elma Muros to continue helping struggling athletes

Apr 23, 2017 - 8:53 AM

We have athletes who are not given importance I am willing to help them out of poverty especially those who are not given attention the Filipino Track and Field queen

GIVING BACK. Elma Muros-Posadas wants to help jumpstart the career of young athletes. Photo by Vina Salazar/Rappler

Elma Muros to receive inaugural Palarong Pambansa Lifetime Achievement Award

Apr 21, 2017 - 11:18 PM

Elma Muros Posadas holds the record of 15 gold medals in the Southeast Asian Games for Track and Field She also represented the Philippines in the 1984 Los Angeles and 1996 Atlanta Olympics

Rappler file photo of Elma Muros-Posadas

FAST FACTS: Philippines in the SEA Games

Jun 06, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Did you know that at age 14 track and field athlete Elma Muros was the youngest Filipino to participate in the Southeast Asian Games?

ENTRANCE. Volleyball star Alyssa Valdez carries the flag as the Philippine delegation makes its entrance. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

Elma Muros to Palaro athletes: Don’t waste time

May 06, 2015 - 7:00 AM

It was beneath the same unforgiving sun at Palarong Pambansa many years ago that Elma Muros first began realizing her dreams

WORK HARD. Track and field legend Elma Muros urges Palarong Pambansa athletes to work hard and use sports as a means to achieve their dreams. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

INFOGRAPHIC: Palarong Pambansa 2013

Apr 18, 2013 - 10:30 PM

Here s your Rappler guide to the 2013 Palarong Pambansa

Athletics: The sport that started it all

May 03, 2012 - 5:32 PM

While there are athletes like Rene Herrera and Marestella Torres who continue to be succesful in athletics there is a need to further develop and better promote the sport in the country

Rappler Newscast | May 2, 2012

May 02, 2012 - 7:47 PM

The Philippines adds Benham Rise to its territory US President Barack Obama says the “time of war” ends And Aung San Suu Kyi backs down and takes her oath as member of parliament