After securing the Philippines’ first-ever Olympic gold medal on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday, Hidilyn F. Diaz is being rewarded with quite a few perks by personal firms, together with a condominium unit in Eastwood, a home and lot wherever in Luzon, and a lifetime’s price of free gas and free flights.
“This epic second is about 97 years within the making, and that is our approach of claiming because of Hidilyn for making us all proud. We imagine that it’s good to present our first-ever Olympic gold medalist a house in our first-ever township, Eastwood Metropolis, the place she will be able to benefit from the township way of life together with her household and family members,” stated Kevin L. Tan, chief technique officer of property big Megaworld Company, which is awarding the Olympian a condominium price P14 million.
PHirst Park Houses, an inexpensive housing venture underneath Century Properties and Mitsubishi Company, has additionally granted Ms. Diaz her selection of a house-and-lot bundle price P4 million in any of PHirst’s eight present communities in Luzon.
Including to the medals and properties underneath her belt is free gas for all times and one other P5 million from Phoenix Petroleum, the third largest oil firm within the nation. This might be given through Siklab Atleta Pilipinas Sports activities Basis, Inc., launched in 2018 as an initiative that helps athletes via sponsorships, one in all which was granted to Ms. Diaz herself again in 2019.
“It’s all of the extra particular for us as a result of she is a Phoenix-athlete whose powerful journey has lastly given our nation its first Olympic gold medal,” stated Raymond T. Zorrilla, Phoenix Petroleum’s senior vice-president. “Our hope is that that is solely the start of a golden period for Philippine sports activities and that extra entities from all sectors prolong help so we are able to have extra golds sooner or later.”
Ms. Diaz’s mobility within the air may also be assured because of AirAsia Group which is giving the 30-year-old Zamboanga native a lifetime of free flights.
“We wish all ASEAN to imagine that they will at all times make it occur,” stated Anthony Francis “Tony” Fernandes, AirAsia Group’s chief govt officer. “Amidst challenges and struggles as we go forth with restoration, Hidilyn reminds us that irrespective of how heavy the load we’re carrying, internal power, perseverance and a coronary heart of gold will assist us energy via.”
These perks might be given along with the P10 million incentive mandated by the Philippine Sports activities Fee Act, or Republic Act No. 10699. — Brontë H. Lacsamana