Rex Remitio ... , December ii at 1:43 PM - LOOK: A young girl in Balasan, Iloilo wins three athletics gold medals at an inter-school meet despite wearing makeshift ‘Nike’ shoes. 11-year-old elementary student Rhea Bullos tops the tournament’s 400-metre dash, the 800-metre run and the 1500- metre run. Bullos made her kicks out of a brown surgical plaster wrapped around her feet. She also marked them with the Nike trademark logo. "Masaya ako dahil nanalo siya. Masipag siyang mag-train. Nakapaa lang sila kapag training dahil wala silang shoes," her trainer Predirick Valenzuela tells CNN Philippines. Valenzuela says Bullos is also hoping to compete at the Palarong Pambansa and Southeast Asian Games someday. H

[Image] I’m not using my running shoes but this young girl made her shoes out of surgical plaster to compete and win. I feel ashamed. No excuses.