Send-off Party for the Philippine Athletics Team

Our Time is Now.

28 May 2015 — L TIMESTUDIO and VELOCI Time, two key players in the Philippine watch industry, partnered with Marriott Hotel Manila to wish good luck to the Philippine Athletics Team “Team Pilipinas Athletics” before they head to the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 2015 in Singapore at a send-off, which took place at the posh Marriott Hotel Manila in Pasay City and was hosted by sportscaster Anthony Suntay.

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PATAFA President Dr. Philip Ella Juico (Photo by RunningDiva.ph)

The event included an inspirational speech from the new Philippine athletics chief Dr. Philip Ella Juico whose message is full of hope and confidence that the 36-strong athletics team will do a spectacular performance owing to the renewed vigor within the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association (PATAFA) and warm support of sponsors.  Vohne Yao of L Timestudio delivered a message of support and encouragement  reminding the athletes that they’re not alone in this.

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Vohne Yao of L Timestudio (Photo by Running Photographers)

Hammer thrower Arniel Ferrera, the team’s representative, in his response to the message of the current president of PATAFA said, “Members of the team are more motivated to do their best not only for themselves but also for the country.”  The SEA Games will officially kickoff on June 5.

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Hammer thrower Arniel Ferrera (Photo by Running Photographers)
Know the country’s ATHLETES PROFILE – Philippine Athletics Team.

Jumpers

Marestella Torres, Riezel Buenaventura, Katherine Khay Santos, Henry Dagmil, Mark Harry Diones, Donovan Arriola Jr., Tyler Ruiz, EJ Obiena

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Photo by RunningDiva.ph

 

Throwers

Rosie Villarito, Evalyn Palabrica, Arniel Ferrera, Caleb Stuart

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Photo by RunningDiva.ph

 

Distance Runners

Mary Grace Delos Santos, Mary Joy Tabal, Jessica Lyn Barnard, Rene Herrera, Mervin Guarte, Christopher Ulboc Jr., Wenlie Maulas, Rafael Poliquit Jr. Roldan Verano, Eduardo Buenavista

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Photo by RunningDiva.ph

 

Hurdlers

Patrick Ma. Unso, Junrey Bano, Clinton Kingsley Bautista, Eric Shauwn Cray

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Photo by RunningDiva.ph

 

Multi-event Athletes

Narcisa Atienza (Heptathlon), Janry Ubas (Decathlon), Jesson Ramil Cid (Decathlon)

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Sprinters

Princess Joy Griffey, Kayla Anise Richardson, Kyla Ashely Richardson, Archand Christian Bagsit, Ryan Bigyan, Joan Caido, Edgardo Alejan

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Photo by Running Photographers

The Team Pilipinas Athletics is supported and powered by Veloci Time, L Timestudio and Marriott Hotel Manila. Yours truly couldn’t be more happier to be selected as one of the lucky winners of a Veloci watch. Many thanks to Eduardo Buenavista aka Vertek for drawing out my name from among possible winners.

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On my right is long distance runner and two-time Olympian Eduardo Buenavista and awarding the prize are  Marnie Chua and Roy Chua of Veloci Time (Photo by Running Photographers)

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About VELOCI TIME

The Italian-inspired Veloci is customizable and are meant to complement and match the outfits of stylish young people who believe that only a few things in the world are as important as looking fashionable whether on Facebook, Instagram, or on a mountain summit, or while partying in a beach.  Veloci watches are available in L Timestudio boutiques nationwide.

About L TIMESTUDIO

Timepieces are no longer just a means to tell time.  It is a statement.  A statement of personality, lifestyle and individual style.  Building equity on ever-evolving brand selections since 2002, L Timestudio remains a game-changer in fashion and sport watches in the Philippines.   L Timestudio boutiques are located at various shopping malls nationwide.

  • Kerry Kauffman

    Seems like it was a great event and really good picture of you!!! Hope you’ve been well!