Geralyn Amandoron – Javelin Record Holder

Geralyn Amandoron

Geralyn Amandoron

For almost 20 years, Since 2001 Geralyn Amandoron has held the Philippine Record in the Women’s Javelin.

Along with her coach the great Erlinda Lavandia. She becomes the second Javelin Thrower to join the Pinoyathletics Hall of Fame.

Born 18 October 1978. Geralyn came from Dalaguete, Cebu. Attended Dalaguete National High school and then the University of Cebu. She took 2nd at the 1999 Philippine National Games.

Settling for Silver at the 2000 Thailand National Open. And Gold at the Malaysian open with 46.43m. 

Geralyn set the Philippine National Record of 53.75m at the Philippine National Open on 18th May 2001 in Manila.

At the 2001 SEA Games, she finished with the silver (49.85m) behind Buaban Phamang of Thailand who set a games record of 54.80m.

Gerlayn Amandoron

a

2003

She Won another national title with 43.27m.

Defending her title from the previous year.

She finished 6th at the Asian Championships in 46.88m and 47.95m in 2002 in Colombo, Sri Lanka and Manila in 2003.

 

Sources:

  • http://www.newsflash.org/2000/06/sp/sp001171.htm

Geralyn Amandoron - Javelin Record Holder 1

Leave a Comment

Wordpress content guard powered by JaspreetChahal.org