Limpag: A vibrant community outside Philippine tennis

A couple of years ago, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) suspended the Philippine Tennis Association (Philta) for its failure to implement reforms that would increase Philta’s membership and representation. Philta president Antonio Cablitas brushed it off and since the Philippine Olympic movement is basically an old boys club that follows the “scratch mine and I’ll […]

Limpag: Something good, for now

DUE to pressure from the international community, stakeholders in Philippine volleyball finally got its act together and held an election to form a new group, the Philippine National Volleyball Federation. The group is expected to be recognized when the FIVB—the world body for volleyball—meets this weekend, bringing the Philippines back to the international fold. Which […]