Pinoys bag 9 gold, 10 silver, 10 bronze medals at the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

We are delighted to announce that the Philippines’s Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 team has won 9 gold, 10 silver, and 10 bronze medals at the ongoing Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019!!!

This year’s Special Olympics will be a memory to treasure for our talented athletes as they look forward to the next Special Olympics World Games which will be taking place in Sweden by winter of 2021.

Below are the medals won by the Pinoys so far as they compete with over 200 nationalities from around the world in Abu Dhabi!


    SO Philippines, Futsal team
    Catherine Balang
    Charrise Galvez
    Erica Dulay
    Erlinda Abellera
    Florence Galvez
    Monalyn Villanueva
    Monica Mapalo
    Rica Mae Ninobla
    Noel Cartera, Swimming, 50m backstroke
    Aprila Hermosa, Rhythmic Gymnastics – Ribbon
    Carmela Basas, Rhythmic Gymnastics – Ball, Ribbon (2 gold medals)
    Catherine Managay, Badminton
    Janice Trinidad, Athletics 100m run
    Sheila Galvez, Bocce
    Aivie Dungca, Gymnastics All Around


  • Silver Medals

    SO Philippines, Football 7-a-side
    Althea Angel Padilla
    Arby Luis Rillera
    Eloisa Cabanit
    Erica Mae Ordono
    Florida Sales
    Jocelyn May Intia
    Jolnina Noto
    Jovelyn Gacayan
    Kristina Della
    Lucky Sales
    Maria Theresa Colina, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Hoop
    Alden Jimenez, Athletics 200m run
    James Del Rosario, Athletics 200m run
    Lemuel Batiloy, Badminton
    Ryan Hasim, Bocce
    Anna Ildesa, Bowling
    Cyrus Floyd Losbanes and Lemuel
    Batiloy, Badminton Doubles
    Joanna Yabes, Powerlifting (2medals)


  • Bronze Medals

    Alyssa Nicole Carino, Swimming: 50m backstroke
    Joanna Yabes, Powerlifting
    Perlita Teves, Athletics: 200m run
    Mizzel Dawa, Bowling
    Marlon Tindoc, Powerlifting
    Aivie Dungca, Rhythmic Gymnastics – Hoop, Ball, Ribbon (3 bronze medals)
    SO Philippines Rhythmic Gymnastics
    Rhythmic Group Hoop and Rhythmic Floor Excercise (2 medals)

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