Olympic weightlifting medalist Hidilyn Diaz will be conducting an online weightlifting seminar on April 12, 9 am via Zoom. Last Monday, she announced that she will be conducting this seminar to raise funds for the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
In an Instagram post, she said, “I’m doing this to do my part as a Filipino and to share my passion, experiences, and knowledge in weightlifting.” To join the seminar, you would have to donate and register through this link. The Olympian said that all proceeds of the seminar will go towards pandemic relief in the Philippines.
View this post on Instagram
Hi, good day! I will be conducting an online weightlifting seminar via zoom, I’m doing this to do my part as a Filipino and to share my passion, experiences, and knowledge in weightlifting. In order to join, you need to donate, all of the proceeds will go towards pandemic relief in the Philippines. You can register in this link https://bit.ly/HDWeightliftingSeminar-Registration Or click the link in my bio. Stay safe everyone! 📸 @yks.media
Diaz is best known for being winning an Olympic silver medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics. She has also won gold medals in both the 2018 Asian Games and the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. She is also on track to qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but it has been put on hold due to the pandemic.
Do you have a story for the WhenInManila.com Team? Email us at email@example.com or send us a direct message at WhenInManila.com Facebook Page. Interact with the team and join the WhenInManila.com Community at WIM Squad!