Prof. Fernando S. Tinagan recently won a Silver Medal Award in Traditional Standard “Anyo” in the 31 years old and above age category. Two (2) of his UPHSI, PE12-STEM Arnis Students Miss Fraulyn Marey Moralidad and Miss Amiguel Pamplona also won a Silver Medal Award in Traditional Standard “Anyo” and Bronze Medal Award in Non-Traditional Creative “Anyo,” respectively. These awards were won at the recently concluded National Arnis Virtual “Anyo” Tournament held last December 12, 2020. The event, which featured participants coming from different parts of the country, was sponsored by the Pro-Active Arnis League of the Philippines as part of its 10th Anniversary.
Ms. Moralidad and Ms. Pamplona, who joined the said National Arnis Virtual “Anyo” Competition, were coached by their PE Teacher through the Instructional Written Guided Materials and recorded videos. Furthermore, the knowledge and skills they developed are an output of what they both learned in their online Arnis PE class.
Prof. Tinagan has already won 3 Silver Medal Awards in National Arnis Virtual Tournaments, including his recent victory at the ‘Virtual Arnis Anyo in these Pandemic times.’ Other National Arnis Virtual “Anyo” Competitions he participated in were the “Philippine Idol virtual Arnis Anyo Challenge” and “Mayor’s Cup” National Arnis Virtual “Anyo” Contest of Angeles City, Philippines.