2021 Tokyo Olympian Tracker - EJ Obiena | Philstar.com

Team Philippines Athlete Tracker at the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics


EJ Obiena

Pole Vault

EJ Obiena’s future up in the air after Tokyo Olympics stint

Missing out on the podium after seemingly struggling throughout his campaign, Obiena said he's holding off on making any plans for the future as of now.

Obiena leaps short of Olympic podium in men's pole vault

Obiena's final competition in Tokyo came with a little bit of drama as the Filipino had to make his case for a retry in his third and final attempt at 5.80m.

Obiena overcomes pressure, scare en route to Olympic pole vault final

Two failed attempts at 5.75m didn’t dampen EJ Obiena’s spirit and enthusiasm.

Still alive: Obiena qualifies for Olympic pole vault final

Because he needed all three attempts to clear 5.75m, Obiena placed 10th among all finalists.

Obiena launches medal quest amid COVID-19 scare

Amid the scare from the Sam Kendricks case, EJ Obiena finally sets foot in the grand Japan National Stadium today to launch his bid to soar to Olympic glory.
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