Diaz ready to compete for another Olympics PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:59

After winning a silver medal in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, Zamboangueña weightlifter, Hidilyn Diaz said that she is ready to compete for another Olympics if she will be given the chance.

Man training lang yo siyempre ta pensa yo step by step after that si man qualify yo na Olympic alia yo pede habla si go for gold yo…Willing yo juga,” Diaz said.

There are several competitions Diaz has to join before she qualifies for the next 2020 Olympics.

This time, Diaz is enjoying her vacation in Zamboanga City and spending time with her family.

The female weightlifter is scheduled to go back to Manila Wednesday and soon start her training.

Her aim is to inspire everyone especially the Filipino athletes and to get young children into sports especially weightlifting.

Diaz bagged the silver medal for the Philippines during the 2016 Rio de Jeneiro Olympics representing the country in weightlifting in the 53kg female category. — R.G. A A. Go