Seven (7) LSGH Karatekas Win in Thailand Karate Open

Last April 21, 22, 23 & 24 2017, selected students of La Salle Green Hills Karatedo Team represented the Philippines in the Young Smart Karate Technical Seminar & Friendship Event and the Thailand Open Karatedo Championships at the Huamark Indoor Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand.

The Philippine Karatedo Federation – National Sports Association (PKF-NSA) handpicked these seven (7) athletes from LSGH to add to the Philippine contingent, which includes twenty (20) members of the Philippine National Karatedo Team who also competed in the same tournament.

The LSGH Karatedo Team is coached by Raoul Emmanuel Xavier T.  Resurreccion, LSGH Alumnus 1992 and Alenn Gabriel M. Castro, LSGH Alumnus 2015

Lim, Thomas Jared Beronilla – Grade 6C

– Bronze – 10-11 Years Old Boys Kata (Forms)

Lim, Nathan Tyrel, Beronilla – Grade 8A

– Bronze – 12-13 Years Old Boys Kumite (Sparring)

De Jesus, Brian Albert Dolor – Grade 8A

– Silver – Cadet (14-15 Years Old) Boys Kumite – Under 57 Kilograms

Farmer, Michael Joseph Aragon – Grade 9I

– Bronze – Cadet (14-15 Years Old) Boys Kumite  – Over 70 Kilograms

Navarro, Emmanuel John Dimaculangan – Grade 9H

– Bronze – Cadet (15-16 Years Old) Boys Kumite – Under 70 Kilograms

Sevillo, John Aori Batolos – Grade 10C

– Silver – Cadet (14-15 Years Old) Boys Kumite – Over 70 Kilograms

Villaluz, Gabriel Gapusan – Grade 12K

– Silver – Juniors (16-17 Years Old) Boys Kumite – Under 55 Kilograms


Brian De Jesus Silver Medalist

Aori Sevillo – Silver Medalist and MJ Farmer – Bronze Medalist

Nathan Lim – smallest competitor with the biggest heart

Thomas Lim – Bronze Medalist

LSGH Karatedo Team after Day 2 of the competition.

The winners with Coach Rex Resurreccion, SPDO Head Marvin Bienvenida, and LSGH President Br. Victor A. Franco, FSC.

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