Philippines is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila.
Philippines has been taking part in the Summer Paralympics since 1988.
Philippines will once again compete at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 7 to 18 September 2016.
So far, Philippines has participated in 5 Summer Paralympics Games, and has won 1 Bronze medals
I am sure people of Philippines would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Philippines Athletes Participating in Rio 2016 Summer Paralympics:
- Jerrold Pete Mangliwan – 100m – T52, 400m – T52
- Ernie Gawilan
Table tennis -
- Josephine Medina – Women’s Singles class 8
- Agustin Kitan – Men’s –52 kg
- Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta – Women’s +86 kg