Tolentino is POC president

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sun, 28 Jul 2019 12:39:41 +0000

International Cycling Federation of the Philippines’ Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino was voted POC president over Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association’s Philip Ella Juico during a special election at the Century Park Hotel. #POC

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3 named to POC poll body

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:00:41 +0000

Convening in an extraordinary general assembly at the Manila Golf and Country Club in Makati, POC members gave authority to Kalaw, Calvo and Estrella to oversee the election to be held at the Century Park Hotel in Manila.

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Expedite elections, says IOC

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:00:04 +0000

In a correspondence to the POC on July 4 and signed by James MacLeod, the IOC Director of Olympic Solidarity and NOC Relations, and Hussin Al-Musalam of the Olympic Council of Asia, the POC was ordered to proceed with a special board meeting on Monday without the four officials who stepped down.

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Speed up process for election – Bambol

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 16:00:48 +0000

Tolentino pointed out that since Ricky Vargas stepped down as POC president on June 18, the vacancy should be filled within 30 days and that “the latest we can have an election is July 18.”

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POC very unstable – IOC

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 16:00:19 +0000

“We request that the POC coordinate any further steps with the IOC and OCA to make sure that due process is followed, in accordance with the POC Constitution and Olympic Charter,” wrote James MacLeod, the IOC’s director for Olympic Solidarity and NOC Relations and Hussin Al-Musallam, Director General and Technical Director of the OCA in a letter sent to the POC Executive Board dated June 29.

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Insulate sports from politics, Palace tells POC

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 28 May 2019 13:38:12 +0000

Malacañang called on the Philippine Olympic Committee to “insulate sports from politics” after the POC board was caught up in an internal conflict.

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