Bernardo, Dela Cruz win silver, bronze for PH at World Math Olympiad

August 02, 2018

Representing the Philippines, Ateneo Junior High School students Jimbo Bernardo of La Storta/9-Fenwick and Brian Dela Cruz of La Storta/10-Ferreres both won medals at the World Mathematics Olympiad (WMO) Asian Finals held at the Science Center in Singapore last July 28, 2018. Jimbo won a silver medal while Brian won a bronze medal.

Jimbo Bernardo

Brian Dela Cruz
According to a report on the Mathematics Development Academy of the Philippines (MathDAP) website, the mathletes from the Philippines harvested a total of four gold medals, five silver medals, and 11 bronze medals at the WMO Asian Finals. Participating in the competition were Thailand, China, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Mongolia and the Philippines.