PH Olympic golf team to stay in hotels near game venue


Metro (according to the website (CNN Philippines, July 20) – The 3 Filipino golfers slated to play within the Tokyo Olympics is not going to sign up for the remainder of Crew Philippines within the Olympic Village.

Bones Floro, secretary-general of the Nationwide Golfing Affiliation of the Philippines, advised CNN Philippines that Filipino Olympic golfing bets Juvic Pagunsan, Yuka Saso, and Bianca Pagdanganan will keep in authorized bubble motels close to the Kasumigaseki Nation Membership.

The venue of the Tokyo Olympics golfing competitions is positioned 70 kilometers, or over an hour’s power, from the Olympic village.

“Golfers have been allowed by way of TOCOG (Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Video games) to stick at formally authorized bubble motels because of the gap of the golfing route from the Olympic village. Now not handiest Philippine golfers, different countries as neatly,” Floro stated.

Floro added that Pagunsan will check-in on July 24 whilst Pagdanganan will arrive on July 29.

Crew Philippines chef-de-mission Nonong Araneta bared that Saso, this 12 months’s US Girls’s Open champion, is already in Japan.

“Yuka arrived on Monday and she or he is staying on the Okura Lodge together with her father-coach Masakazu, in addition to his training crew,” Araneta stated.

Pagunsan will get started his Olympic marketing campaign on July 29 whilst Saso and Pagdanganan will see motion beginning Aug. 4.

READ: Schedule of Filipino athletes in Tokyo Olympics