- Skater champ Margielyn Didal has been very proud as PH flag bearer at the closing of Asiad 2018
- She said that she wanted to use her skateboard on her entrance but they had to prioritize her safety
- Asian Games 2018 had its closing ceremonies on Sunday, September 2
Skateboard champion Margielyn Didal has been very proud to represent the Philippines in the closing ceremonies of Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
In a report by ABS-CBN, Didal shared her experience waving the Philippine flag at the closing parade. She said, “Sobrang nakakaproud po sa sarili,”
She even said that she would like to use her skateboard but she was warned not to because of torrential rains.
According to Didal, “Gusto ko sana pumasok with my skateboard kaso umulan. Ta’s ‘yung sahig ano, e, carpet, so, safety na lang,”
As reported by Rappler, Didal has been having the time of her life at the closing ceremonies. Despite the heavy rains, Didal has been energetic all throughout and has been very proud of her achievements. Her fellow athletes have been supporting and cheering her as well.
Philippines wrapped up the Asian Games 2018 ranking in 19th place. All in all, the country bagged 21 medals. 4 golds, 2 silvers and 15 bronzes.
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