Three AJHS Jins bag medals at national TKD championship

October 02, 2017
By: 
Paul Daza

Three Ateneo Junior High School students won medals at the 2017 National Interschool Taekwondo Championships held from September 30 to October 1, 2017 at Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila. In the individual competition, Rafael Bautista of Cardoner/9 Baena took home a silver medal while Manuel Alejandro Garcia of Pamplona/7-Pires bagged a bronze medal. Brent Amisola of Montserrat/7-Grimaltos and his teammates from Ateneo Grade School won a bronze medal in the Team Cadet division of the Poomsae competition.

Rafael Bautista

Manuel Garcia and coach Elmer Rafael
Brent Amisola

More than 1,500 taekwondo jins from all over the Philippines participated in the two-day competition. 

The AJHS jins are coached by Elmer Rafael and Roel Borjal.