Sgt. Hidilyn Diaz wins first-ever Olympic gold medal for the Philippines

Hidilyn Diaz, a Filipina weightlifter, won the women’s 55-kg weightlifting event of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday at the Tokyo International Forum, giving the Philippines its first-ever Olympic gold medal. Since the Philippines first competed in the games in 1924, they have been without an Olympic gold medal for nearly a century. Since then,… Continue reading Sgt. Hidilyn Diaz wins first-ever Olympic gold medal for the Philippines

Former beauty queen becomes army lady warrior

Considerably a rare crossover, the former beauty queen is now enlisted as a Philippine Army (PA) personnel. Chery Rose Lomopog, who represented the town of Sugbongcogon, Misamis Oriental in last year’s Miss Kuyamis Beauty Pageant, where she placed 3rd runner up, has fulfilled her dream of becoming a soldier of the PA. In a recent… Continue reading Former beauty queen becomes army lady warrior

‘Ranger G’ documentary an eye-opener to the sacrifices of soldiers

Being a soldier is not an easy feat to achieve. Apart from the courage to risk their lives for the sake of the country, soldiers had to undergo intensive military training not just to condition their physical strength but also their mindset. In an eye-opening documentary, actor-triathlete Matteo Guidecelli with the moniker ‘Ranger G’ takes… Continue reading ‘Ranger G’ documentary an eye-opener to the sacrifices of soldiers