Lola from Alegria, Cebu shows off diving skills at 75

Lola from Alegria

CEBU CITY, Philippines— This 75-year-old lola from Alegria in Cebu is making waves online because of her diving skills.

Meet Urusula Likido, the lola (grandma) who is trending online due to her amazing diving skills.

Her video was uploaded by TikTok content creator Juan Marko Vega.

Vega said they were enjoying the cold waters of Kanlaob Falls in Alegria, Cebu when they chanced upon Lola Ursula.

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“I think she’s one of the locals there and it seems she came from washing some clothes. She joined us as we were enjoying and taking pictures and all,” he said.

After enjoying the waters together, Lola Ursula surprised everyone when she decided to take a dive into the water.

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Vega took a video of her and shared it on TikTok.

The TikTok video now has over four million views.

PA ABTIKAY MONG LOLA OH!🤩🤩WATCH: Kung ikaw karong adlaw sa Miyerkules nag sakit na imong likod, tuhod ug uban pa, kini si Lola Urusla Likido, 75 anyos, nag pakita pa sa iyahang katakos sa pag dive sa sapa didto sa lungsod sa Alegria!Kining maong TikTok video gi upload ni @ph.juantravels aron mapakita ang ka lig-on ug ka baskog sa pang lawas ni Lola Ursula!Kaya ninyo ni, Siloys?🎥: ph.juantravels/TikTok #CDNDigital

Posted by CDN Digital on Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Netizens were amazed with Lola Ursula’s talents.

Some also reminded lola to take it easy.

READ MORE: Cebu dive spots cited in Marine Diving Awards 2020

Here are some of the comments of netizens:

Blessed are we to have witnessed these simple joys of Lola Ursula and in some ways inspire us to get up be active and live life the way we want it– in a healthier way!


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TAGS: Cebu, inspiration, senior citizen, skills
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