List of Articles by Ed de la Vega, DDS
Filipina Competing for USA AAU Team in Germany
By Ed de la Vega, DDS
03 Mar 2008
Rachel Marcial of San Leandro, California is traveling to Germany with the USA National AAU Team to compete in a world meet for taekwondo starting March 8, 2008.
The USA Team consisting of 16 seniors and 22 junior members is headed by Mike Friello and managed by Skip Valle.
The meet will be held in Hamburg, Germany. 832 competitors signed up from different countries. Spain is sending the most number of people in their delegation. They will be sending 71 athletes and officials. Poland is second with 65 and the USA, third with 59.
The 2008 USA AAU All Adult Team.
Marcial will compete on the “Fin” division where competitors weight about 103.6 lbs. As a competitor, she has been winning many events. In 1999 for instance, she won the gold medal at an event held at the Olympic Team training site. She was also the “Most Outstanding female competitor” at the Stanford Spring Open held in 2001. In 2007 she was the first place winner SWUG Team Trials.
Marcial is the fiancee of IBF World Flyweight Champion Nonito Donaire.
Back to Ed de la Vega, DDS's Articles Listing
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|Arum dives blind for instant Superfight|
By Recah Trinidad, 23 Apr 2019PROGRAIS: I WILL PUT ON A SHOW THAT THE FANS WON’T FORGET
By , 23 Apr 2019DANIEL 'MIRACLE MAN' JACOBS INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT
By , 23 Apr 2019GGG vs ROLLS - MSG June 8 on DAZN - Press Conference Highlights & Interviews
By , 23 Apr 2019Terence Crawford Says Amir Khan Quitting Was 'Easy Way Out'
By , 23 Apr 2019YAMAGUCHI FALCAO TO FACE FORMER AMATEUR RIVAL CHRISTOPHER PEARSON
By , 23 Apr 2019Teofimo Lopez continues Takeover with stoppage over Tatli at Madison Square Garden
By , 23 Apr 2019Venegas and Coronado Score Impressive Knockout Victories
By , 23 Apr 2019Dick DiVeronica embodies spirit of New York State Boxing Hall of Fame
By , 23 Apr 2019Brawl at the Mall 12: Plania, Bornea, Carcosia in Action @ Robinsons Gensan April 30
By Carlos Costa, 22 Apr 2019World-Class Russian Trio Score Important Victories in Grozny
By , 22 Apr 2019GH3 Promotions Wade, Mattice and Hines back in May
By , 22 Apr 2019PARTYPOKER US OPEN 9-BALL CHAMPIONSHIP: REINCARNATION OF POOL MAJOR BEGINS IN VEGAS
By , 22 Apr 20191st Avellano-Canimo Invitational Non-Master Chess Tournament start April 28 in Tayabas City
By Marlon Bernardino, 22 Apr 2019 Results from Amateur Boxing in Medellin, Northern Cebu: Serrano Decisions Ampad
By Carlos Costa, 22 Apr 2019TETE TO DONAIRE: ME AND MY TEAM CAN BREAK YOU INTO PIECES
By , 22 Apr 2019Capuloy, Ambrad, Naason Score Wins in Medellin, Northern Cebu
By Carlos Costa, 22 Apr 2019Casimero subdues Mexican for interim WBO title
By Joaquin Henson, 22 Apr 2019ACTION PACKED EASTER SUNDAY IN MEDELLIN
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., 22 Apr 2019John Riel Casimero wins WBO 118-pound title---third world crown in as many weight divisions
By Emmanuel Rivera, RRT, 21 Apr 2019