Chop-chop lady is an environment advocate, runner

Glendale G. Rosal 05/19/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — One of those who cried for justice for Angelie Lopez Kintanar, whose body was brutally dismembered and dumped in the cities of Cebu and Mandaue, is her fellow runner and environmental advocate Tony…

Cebuana sports moms: Finding balance in family and their passion

Glendale G. Rosal 05/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Being a mom is already a daunting challenge. How much more if you are into sports? Well, it may not be new to see moms who have a sporty side, but nobody has dared…

Winning runner prefers napkin-padded ‘Nike’

Hazel P. Villa, Nestor P. Burgos Jr. 12/15/2019

ILOILO CITY, Philippines — Her coaches encouraged her to wear running shoes to protect her feet. But 11-year-old Rhea Bullos still preferred to run barefoot. “It’s as if something is restraining my feet,” she told the Inquirer…

Who dethroned Cebu’s Mary Joy Tabal?

Mars G. Alison 12/06/2019

New Clark City—Another petite runner won the gold for the Philippines in women’s marathon in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.  But it isn’t Cebu’s Mary Joy Tabal. Christine Hallasgo, a 27-year-old runner from Malaybalay, Bukidnon, pulled off…

Runner showcases “basura” costume in Cebu Marathon

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/14/2019

  LILOAN, CEBU – Wearing a 16-kilogram costume made of sachets and bottle caps, yoga teacher Jonathan Dungog finished the 42-kilometer run during the Cebu Marathon 2019 on Sunday, January 13.  For the past six years, Dungog,…

4-peat win for CDN in Mr. Press Freedom tilt CDN’s bet for Ms. Press Freedom crowned 1st runner-up

Rosalie O. Abatayo 09/16/2018

Objectivity to the truth and religious adherence to the ethical standards of journalism are the keys to bringing the essential and truthful information to the public. So was the answer that has brought Cebu Daily News its…

SMS RUNNER BAGS 1ST GOLD

Glendale G. Rosal 08/31/2018

  FOR two straight years, 16-year-old Jessie Abelgos has brought pride and honor to the less fortunate boys of the Sisters of Mary School (SMS) Boystown. This after he defended his gold in the 5,000-meter run in…

RISING RUNNER

Glendale Rosal 07/22/2018

New member of Rider Omega Tri Team starts to make presence felt Rider Omega Tri Team has a new long-distance runner and he’s starting to make waves in the local running scene. Joseph Arnel Emia, a 29-year-old…

Police nab suspected gunrunner

Benjie Talisic 05/31/2018

An alleged gunrunner was arrested while his cohort managed to escape arrest in a buy-bust operation at Sitio Canamucan 2 in Barangay Camunacan, Compostela town, northern Cebu at past 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 30. Chief Insp. Junafe…

First gold in 2018 PNG is from Baguio runner

Ray Charlie Diaz 05/20/2018

Cristabel Martes of Baguio City bagged the first gold medal in the Philippine National Games 2018 after ruling the Women’s 10,000-meter run at the Cebu City Sports Complex on Sunday. “I doubted that I would win because…

Foreign runners abound in Cebu Marathon 2018

Glendale G. Rosal 12/26/2017

  THE UPCOMING Cebu Marathon 2018 will be well represented by runners from different countries around the world. The race, which starts and finishes at the Cebu Business Park on January 14, 2018, has attracted 4,997 runners…

Spectrum runners win in Antique

Glendale G. Rosal 12/22/2017

SPECTRUM Runners Club’s ace long distance runners Rafael Pescos and Lizane Abella logged big wins in the Antique International Marathon last December 20 in San Jose, Antique. Both Pescos and Abella snatched the top spots in the…

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