shot put - updates

Rappler's latest stories on shot put


NCR's Kasandra Alcantara shatters 26-year-old record in Palarong Pambansa 2018

Apr 18, 2018 - 8:24 PM

The University of the East high school student sets new mark in shot put for secondary girls

COMEBACK ATHLETE. Kasandra Alcantara pulled off a record feat in shot put even after dropping the sport for a couple of years.Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Central Visayas athlete bags unexpected gold

May 05, 2015 - 11:21 AM

An athlete from Central Visayas was simply aiming to improve her personal best instead she got gold

GOLDEN THROW. Third time's the charm for Shanelle Siasoyco as she bags the first gold for Central Visayas on her third throw in secondary shot put event. Photo by Naveen Ganglani/Rappler

5 kilos of determination: Pacheco bags gold in shot put

Dec 01, 2014 - 7:00 PM

A wrist injury doesn t stop 17 year old Bryan Pacheco from brining pride and honor to the Philippines in the 6th ASEAN Schools Games

THE GOLDEN THROW. With one fluid motion, Brian Pacheco explodes from the ground to throw the 5-kilo shot put ball for the win. Photo by Erlinda Cadenas-Teague/ Rappler

#Palaro2014 Schedule: Athletics

May 06, 2014 - 11:48 AM

Photos by Jerome Monta and Aki Yatco/Rappler

Western Visayas notches 2nd gold via shot put

Apr 22, 2013 - 6:24 PM

Western Visayas got its 2nd goal here via a shot put win by Renzy John Gemolaga

FINAL GASP. Gemolaga gave it all in his last throw. And he proved to be successful. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.