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The Department of Tourism (DOT) congratulates Filipino boxers Carlo Paalam for winning a silver medal in the men’s flyweight division, and Eumir Marcial for achieving a bronze medal in the men’s middleweight division at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

The grit and resilience that Paalam and Marcial have shown in their Olympic journey are worthy of emulation. They provide inspiration to aspiring athletes, and their victories not only make us proud, but also give hope and joy to our people.

The DOT thanks all the Filipino athletes who competed at the Tokyo Olympics for bringing pride and honor to our nation and for giving their best to make this our country’s best performance in the Olympics to date.

Published:August 9, 2021

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