Macasaet joins elite PH taekwondo contingent

September 17, 2019
By: 
Buddy Macasaet

Niko Macasaet Ateneo Junior High School student Niko Macasaet of La Storta/8-Delgado is now a member of the elite Philippine Taekwondo Contingent. As reported by his father, Buddy Macasaet, Niko “…passed  with flying colors the rigid evaluations and try-outs of the (team).” With the permission and recommendations of Ateneo TKD Head Coach Jobet Morales, Elmer Rafael, Angelito Laga and Joey Paja, Niko missed the PRADA Taekwondo Championship held last Sept. 15, 2019, and went to the national team tryouts held at the Philippine Taekwondo Central Headquarters at the Rizal Memorial Complex in Manila. By being a member of the Philippine Taekwondo Contingent, Niko hopes to bring more honor and glory to God, country and school in the near future.