PH TEAM SECURES THREE GOLDS IN SEAG DANCESPORT EVENT
Sean Mischa Aranar and Ana Leonila compounded Philippines' gold medal into three after dominating the 31st Southeast Asian Games dancesport on Monday at Nha thi dau Long Bien in Vietnam.
“Congratulations to the dancing pair of Ana Nualla and Sean Aranar for winning 3 gold medals in the #SEAGames,” Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) posted on their social media accounts with the hashtag #GalingNgAtletangPinoySaHanoi!
The Aranar-Nualla duo performed Single Standard Dance Tango, All Five Dances Standard, and Single Dance Standard Viennese Waltz, in which the first two were also dominated by them back in 2019
While Thailand’s Anucha Wijitkoon and Pasrapon Phandech bagged the silver medal behind Vietnam bet Yen Nguyen Thi Hai and Nguyen Duc Hoa with the bronze medal.
Accordingly, Sabalo and Marquez also bagged a gold medal in cha-cha and silver medals in the Jive and Latin All Five Dances.
Wilbert Aunzo and Pearl Marie Caeda, on the other hand, received two medals—a silver in samba and a bronze in rumba and paso doble.
Meanwhile, Mark Jayson Gayon and Mary Joy Renigen won their second gold medal in a row in the Slow Foxtrot event to put the finishing touches on the Philippine dancesport team to bring home five gold medals, five silver medals, and two bronze medals.