Raging fire tears through prized Rio museum

AFP 09/03/2018

  A massive fire on Sunday ripped through Rio de Janeiro’s treasured National Museum, one of Brazil’s oldest, in what the nation’s president said was a “tragic” loss of knowledge and heritage. The majestic edifice stood engulfed…

Run Rio brings popular Trilogy Run to the Queen City of the South for the first time

Glendale G. Rosal 02/10/2018

Due to insistent demand from Cebuano runners, Run Rio will be bringing its Run Rio Trilogy to Cebu on March 4. The Run Rio Trilogy is a footrace that has three legs, with the longest distance increasing…

All-new Kia Rio: Class act

Brian Mikhael J. Ochoa 07/17/2017

From being sporty, the all-new Kia Rio has now evolved to being one classy subcompact. The fourth-generation Rio has undergone a complete makeover inside and out with the design now more mature compared to the model it…

Diaz’s advice: believe in yourself, don’t quit

Glendale G. Rosal 09/04/2016

FOR OLYMPIC silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz, there’s really not much special talent needed to become a successful weightlifter. In a seminar attended by a mix of aspiring athletes and coaches at the Cebu City Sports Club Cebu…

Cebuana Tabal finishes 124th in first Olympic stint

Glendale G. Rosal 08/15/2016

Cebu’s Mary Joy Tabal finished 124th place in women’s marathon of the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil late Sunday (Philippine time). The 27-year old marathoner from Barangay Guba, Cebu City, clocked three hours, two…

MOMENT OF TRUTH

Glendale G. Rosal 08/13/2016

Cebuana Tabal competes in women’s marathon of Rio Olympics today With some of the world’s best women’s marathoners seeing action today, Cebuana Mary Joy Tabal knows her chances of winning or even just landing a podium spot…

A Cebuano in Rio: The Doctor Diaries at the 2016 Olympics

08/01/2016

And the journey begins. All of us have dreams . And one of my dreams is to be able to go to the Olympics. But going there as an athlete is way out of the question now.…

FilAm tanker falters in US Olympic Trials

John Carlo Villaruel 06/30/2016

FILIPINO-AMERICAN swimmer Maxime Rooney was unable to fulfill his Olympic dreams as he fell one place short of making it into the final round of the U.S Olympic Trials yesterday in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. The 18-year-old Rooney,…

No rest for Olympic-bound Cebuana marathoner

Glendale G. Rosal 06/16/2016

THERE’S just no time to rest, not even to celebrate her recent reinstatement to the National Team, for marathon queen Mary Joy Tabal. Last Tuesday, Tabal formally returned to the fold of the National Team after the…

Olympic bound

Glendale G. Rosal 06/14/2016

Tabal reinstated by Patafa, to compete in Rio Games Cebu’s pride Mary Joy Tabal has officially become the first Filipina to qualify for the Olympic marathon after being reinstated to the Philippine National Team by the Philippine…

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