Para swimmer Gawilan continues to train amidst ECQ

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    PARA-athlete Ernie Gawilan inspires everyone to keep moving forward despite the COVID-19 pandemic that has kept all sports activities on hold. The young athlete is also a Toyota Ambassador for youth and sports/
    In fact, Gawilan continues his preparations for the upcoming competitions in the safety of his own home in Samal Island.
    In a video posted on Toyota Motor Philippine’s page, the Tokyo Paralympics-bound swimmer inspired everyone to remain hopeful on the fight against COVID-19 and shared his home routine, focusing on his land training while the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) is being implemented in Davao.
    “Kahit ganu’n man, hindi pa din tayo nawawalan ng pag-asa na ipagpatuloy ‘yung ensayo na ginagawa natin nu’ng regular season. Laban lang! Fight COVID-19! [Despite this, we never lose hope in continuing training as we did during the regular season. Keep fighting! Fight COVID-19!]” said Gawilan.
    “Through our local Toyota Ambassador Mr. Ernie Gawilan, we hope to inspire everyone even though we are facing challenging times,” says Ms. Cristina Arevalo, TMP’s First Vice President for Brand & Product Planning.
    “Our pursuit for Mobility for All continues and to achieve that, we have to stop moving, to be able to move forward to better days ahead. Toyota Motor Philippines salutes the health care workers and frontliners who are tirelessly fighting against this pandemic and keeping us safe. Together, we can overcome this.”
    Check out his training routine click here:
    For more Toyota updates, click here or check out Toyota’s official social media pages at ToyotaMotorPhilippines (Facebook and Instagram), and @ToyotaMotorPH (Twitter).


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