Here’s a recap on MBody’s sports, fitness, and wellness stories of the previous week, from March 23 to 29, 2019, in celebration of the Filipino physique, strength, and spirit.
UAAP 81 Streetdance: DLSU retakes seniors crown while UST Galvanize goes back-to-back in juniors
UAAP Season 81 Streetdance Competition was held last March 23 at the Araneta Coliseum. With no central theme, the participating schools performed their own creativity. The varied choreography that each team brought to the stage amazed audiences young and old.
No more Tuberculosis by 2045, experts declare
An international team of experts from 13 countries remains optimistic about the world’s fighting chance against the disease. By 2045, the team declares that TB can be eradicated if the mobilization of efforts to do so is properly funded.
Kai Sotto pursues NBA dream; decides to leave PH to train abroad
The decision is final. On an Instagram post early Monday, March 25, Ateneo Blue Eaglet and UAAP Season 81 Juniors Division MVP Kai Sotto announced his decision to leave the Philippines to pursue his NBA dream overseas.
Exposing children to cigarette smoke may soon become a legal violation
The passing of a bill that seeks to protect children from cigarette smoke exposure is in the works. Through House Bill 8395, a Manila Rep. wants to amend Sections 6 and 29 of the Republic Act 9211, also known as Tobacco Regulation Act of 2003.
Ateneo’s Tony Koyfman shares his Final Four predictions in UAAP 81 volleyball
Returning spiker of Ateneo Men’s Volleyball Team Tony Koyfman reveals which team he thinks will make it to the Final Four of UAAP Season 81, not only in Men’s, but also in the Women’s Volleyball Tournament.