Top Ten: Statements During The 2008 Beijing Olympics/Part #1

The following are the top ten (10) statements made by our Filipino Olympians and our Sports Officials during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games/on the first 3-4 days of competition:

10.  “Nagulat ako sa galing ng mga kalaban ko. Ganito pala ang Olympic Games. My score is a disaster in these Games. I could have done better but I lack experience competing against the veterans, some of whom are in their fourth or fifth Olympics.” (C’mon, Eric, you’ve been exposed to World Championships in Practical Shooting since you were still 19 years old! You are already a veteran in shooting!)

9. “Babalik ako at sisiguraduhin kung tatalunin ko silang lahat pagbalik ko” (That’s the attitude, but attitude alone does not win a Gold Medal in Olympics!) Continue reading