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No break for Huelgas, Mangrobang with their eyes set on Tokyo 2020

KUALA LUMPUR — No rest for newly crowned triathlon royalties Nikko Huelgas and Marion Kim Mangrobang.

After ruling the Southeast Asian Games competitions, they are expected to resume their training in hopes of qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Women’s triathlon gold medalist Kim Mangrobang. INQUIRER.NET/SEA GAMES POOL
Mangrobang, who is training in Portugal under coach Sergio Santos, is expected to fly back to her Rio Maiaor training camp.

Huelgas is training under his Australian coach Brett Sutton.

Both of them, according to Triathlon Association of the Philippines, have already been identified by team experts to have the best physical and psychological attributes to qualify for the Olympics.

Author: Marc Anthony Reyes, Inquirer
Full Article: http://sports.inquirer.net/261585/sea-games-2017-triathlon-huelgas-mangrobang-tokyo-20120

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