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Back to the Roots

In the recently concluded Philippine Swimming Inc (PSI) Long Course National Championships, swimmers showcased their skills again as they swim all the way towards their slot for the 2017 Southeast Asian Games. The event has also become a platform for Filipino swimmers from other countries to compete in their motherland in the hope of representing […]

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The Young Swimmer Achiever

MARK BRYAN BOLOS RIOFLORIDO Marko may be the youngest of the three, but he showed that he can be as good as his two older brothers. He has also brought home awards from national competitions ever since he started swimming. His achievements include bagging a total of nine medals (silver and bronze) during the Philippine […]

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Life of a Swim Parent

MR. RINO AND MRS. JANE RIOFLORIDO MAY BE ONE OF THE MOST OUTGOING AND ENCOURAGING PARENTS ANYONE CAN MEET. Carlo, Paulo, and Marko (from eldest to youngest) are very vocal on how lucky they are to have such supportive parents. Mommy Jane and Daddy Rino have always been there for their kids in and out […]

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WENGMAN: From Small Beginnings to Colorful Transformations

By word of mouth, and consistent patronage of the customers, Wengman Sports Apparel has continued to be recognised in the world of Sports & Fitness. They started from retail Dri-fit Tech shirts to now, a variety of apparel to choose from. It is their goal to provide comfortable and affordable apparel for everyone. Sherwyn Santiago, […]

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Tri Ilocos Norte 4

Event Title: Tri Ilocos Norte 4 Event Organizer: Trisports Solutions, Inc Event Description: Trisports PH is bringing you Tri Ilocos Norte 4 happening on March 19, 2016 at Playa Tropical Beach Resort, Currimao, Ilocos Norte. Choose among the                                         […]

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Seven Things that Made UAAP Season 78 Swimming Awesome

Every UAAP season is special and hence, memorable. However, there are tonics in every season that makes it more special than the year before. Here are seven scenes that highlighted Season 78 and probably made it one of the most special seasons yet. Drum Wars What’s a better way to ignite a battle than with […]

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Swimmer Confessions: Funniest Excuses to Skip Training

There are days when lazing around and taking naps are better than doing laps and sets. It really happens and believe me, those days are one heck of a battle and at the end of the day, the bed beats the pool. In this chapter of Swimmer Confessions, swimmers give out what they tell their […]

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7 Misconceptions About Swimming

Swimmers don’t sweat Everybody sweats after hours of training. Just because you can’t see it, doesn’t mean it isn’t there. But it has its perks though, you can’t smell the sweat on us and even if you tried, you’ll just smell the chlorine. You are the next Michael Phelps There is only one Michael Phelps […]

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6 Things That Make The Novice Meet Special

Hi there! My name is Bea De Vera and last Saturday, June 6, was the first time I covered an event for Swim Philippines. The event was the 8th Speedo Jumpstart Novice Swim Carnival and it was held at the Philippine Columbian Association in Paco, Manila. A novice meet is a competition in which the […]

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