AGS jins harvest 6 golds, 3 silvers, 5 bronzes at PRADA tkd tourney; Gan & Llarena win 2 golds each!

September 16, 2019

The winners in poomsae

The winners in kyorugi

Ateneo de Manila Grade School’s jins harvested a total of six golds, three silvers, and five bronzes at the PRADA taekwondo championships held last September 15, 2019, in Don Bosco Makati. Winning gold in the poomsae competition were Martin Gan (3-Mayon), Lucas Llarena (6-Mactan), and Lorenzo Balingit (6-Malacañang). Winning gold in the kyorugi competition were Martin Gan, Gerard Pardilla (5-Maguindanao), and Lucas Llarena. Martin Gan and Lucas Llarena both grabbed gold in poomsae and kyorugi. Taking Ateneo’s sole silver in poomsae was Rodolfo Apostol (6-Pinaglabanan). In kyorugi, the silver medalists were Lorenzo Balingit (6-Malacañang), and Sebastian Bonoan (4-Lapu-lapu).  Bagging bronze in poomsae were Gerard Pardilla (5-Maguindanao) and Jonathan Chupungco (6-Pasong Tirad).  In kyorugi, the bronze medalists were Lucas Reyes (4-Diego Silang), Matteo Balingit (5-Kalinga), and Jonathan  Chupungco (6-Pasong Tirad).  The boys were coached in poomsae by Ardee Landrito while the coaches for kyorugi were Joey Paja and Sydney Crispino.