Olympics Day 11: Image of the day

Philippines' Marestella Torres competes in the women's long jump qualifying rounds at the athletics event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 7, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

Philippines' Marestella Torres competes in the women's long jump qualifying rounds at the athletics event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 7, 2012 in London.

AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

Falling short.

The Philippines' long jump queen Marestella Torres registered 6.22 meters on Tuesday, August 7, far from her personal best of 6.71.

Her performance landed her on the 22nd spot out of 28.

Rappler chose this picture to celebrate the 31-year-old's efforts, despite failing to qualify.

Read the full story here. - Rappler.com