Santiago Nabs Silver in Int'l TKD Championship

November 08, 2017
By: 
Paul Daza; Photos courtesy of Dwight Santiago

Over the course of two consecutive weekends, Ateneo Junior High School student Dwight Santiago of La Storta/10-Garate won two silver medals in national and international taekwondo championships. First up was the 2017 Kimunyong Cup International Open Taekwondo Championship, where Dwight nabbed a silver medal in the individual competition. The tournament was held in Hanyang University Stadium in Seoul, South Korea last October 29, 2017.

Last November 5, Dwight won another silver medal, this time for the Juniors Team category of the National Age Group Taekwondo Championships held in the Rizal Memorial Coliseum.

Dwight Santiago in Seoul, South Korea Dwight Santiago with the silver medal he won at the National Age Group TKD Championship