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GDOE ISA AND GNOC TO PROVIDE TRAINING FOR ISA COACHES AND ATHLETES

Posted on Jan 12th, 2021

PRESS RELEASE - In preparation for the proposed start of practices on January 25th, the Guam Department of Education (GDOE) Interscholastic Sports…

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GUAM OLYMPIC HOPEFULS REACT TO POSTPONEMENT

Posted on Mar 30th, 2020

By Jay Leon Guerrero Last week, the IOC (International Olympic Committee) President Thomas Bach announced the Olympic Games scheduled for…

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2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS POSTPONED UNTIL 2021

Posted on Mar 25th, 2020

By GSPN News broke early Wednesday morning Chamorro Standard Time regarding the decision to move the 2020 Toyko Olympics back one year to 2021 due…

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GNOC PARTNERS WITH ISA, PLEDGES TO PROVIDE PROGRAM SUPPORT

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2020

PRESS RELEASE - The Guam National Olympic Committee (GNOC) will be providing program support to the Interscholastic Sports Association (ISA) this…

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JAPANESE TRACK STARS VISIT GUAM

Posted on Nov 6th, 2019

By Jay Leon GuerreroJapan is getting ready for the summer Olympics next year in Tokyo, Japan. Three prospects from the Japanese Track and Field…

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GUAM GRANTED INTERNATIONAL GYMNASTICS PROVISIONAL MEMBERSHIP

Posted on May 8th, 2019

PRESS RELEASE - Guam has officially joined the global gymnastics community following the endorsement of the Guam Gymnastics Federation (GGF) as a…

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Duenas wants to set a good example for local athletes as he makes his second appearance in the Olympics. (courtesy photo)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chris Duenas is set to represent Guam for the second time in this year’s 2012 London Olympics in the 100 meter freestyle race.

Shimizu is the youngest athlete who will be representing Guam in the 2012 London Olympics. (courtesy photo)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pilar Shimizu will be competing in her first Olympics in the 100 meter breaststroke event.

Local runner, Derek Mandell, will be competing in his second Olympiad in the 800 meter run of the 2012 London Olympics. (courtesy photo)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local top runner Derek Mandell has been training vigorously in preparation for the 800 meter run in his second Olympiad, the 2012 London Olympics.

Maria Dunn had her photo displayed in her training town of Wigin, England to promote the London Games.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wrestler Maria Dunn is readying to give it her all—to showcase her fourteen years of experience—in her second and final Olympic appearance.

 

 

Derek Horton cycled in Moab, Utah to help him prepare for his second Olympic appearance.

 

 

 

 

 

At the age of 39, local cyclist Derek Horton prepares to represent Guam in his second Olympiad.

 

Benji Schulte’s day begins at 4:45 AM at the pool. He heads to school at 7:30 AM and immediately after school, its back to the pool again. (photo by Errol Alegre Jr.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One of the three swimmers who will represent Guam is 16-year-old Benji Schulte. Schulte, formerly of Tamuning, will compete in the 10k marathon.

 

 

 

 

Ric Blas Jr. competed in the men’s +100kg preliminary judo match at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. (courtesy photo )

 

 

 

 

 

Ric Blas, Jr. will once again represent Guam in the Judo +100kg category of the 2012 London Olympics.

 

 

Amy Atkinson competed in the 1500 meters at Pacific Games in New Caledonia and will be representing Guam in this year’s 2012 London Olympics. (courtesy photo)

 

 

 

 

In her 22 years of living, the numerous accomplishments Amy Atkinson has accumulated has brought her to represent Guam in the 800-meter run in the biggest sporting event in the world.

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Four of the six starters on the 2020 Middle School Volleyball Champion Untalan Wildcats met for the first time since winning a title together as the Tiyan Titans took on the Okkodo Bulldogs in the first game of the ISA Boys Volleyball Season. (#7 Samuel Carino, #9 Lance Mupas, #15 Nicholas Santos, #17 Nash Ericsson)

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Ivan Sablan took home the Mel Davis Junior Golf Tournament title (Boys 15-18) with rounds of 78-73. Markus Nanpei (77-78) and Eduardo Terlaje (79-74) followed behind two strokes back at GICC.
Photo L – R:  Mel Davis (GJGL Coach), Nanpei, Sablan, Terlaje and Jovy Lacson (GJGL Tournament Director)
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Pro rugger Zach Pangelinan suffered a leg injury on his way to a try in the Houston SaberCats match vs. the L.A. Giltinis on Saturday in Major League Rugby action. The 32-year-old fullback in his fourth year with Houston is recovering and said he will be back on the pitch soon.