1st PH Olympic gold medalist! Mayor Climaco leads Zamboangueños in congratulating Hidilyn Diaz


Zamboanga City Mayor Beng Climaco led the city in congratulating Hidilyn Diaz for winning gold in weightlifting competition in the Tokyo Olympics.

“Our homegrown Olympian Hidilyn Diaz makes history again as the Philippines’ first Olympic gold medalist at the weightlifting women’s 55kg event at #TokyoOlympics2020!” she said.

Climaco said the Zamboangueños are proud of Diaz.

The mayor earlier urged the Zamboangueños to pray for Diaz and other Filipino athletes competing in the Tokyo Olympics.