Hidilyn Diaz named new Under Armour ambassadress

Diaz, right, joins MMA fighter AJ Matthews, left, and Steph Curry as an ambassador for Under Armour.

By Dugout Philippines

MANILA--Rio Olympics silver medalist for weightlifting Hidlyn Diaz was recently announced as the latest Under Armour ambassador at the recent UA Circuit Challenge held at Robinson’s Magnolia in Quezon City last weekend.

The UA Circuit Challenge is a two-part event with the next one taking place at Greenbelt 3 on Saturday, March 4 at 1 p.m.

The said series aims to be a preliminary event to help prepare the participants of the regional fitness challenge UA Test of Will, which is set to take place on March 25-26 at the Glorietta Activity Center in Makati City.

UA Test of Will is on its second year and will be held in six countries, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei and the Philippines.

Participants in ‘Test of Will’, will compete in a four-minute circuit consisting of Burpees, One Arm Thruster, TRX Rows and Sandbag Throw.

Each competitor will be scored based on the maximum number of repetitions they can achieve within 60 seconds.

The highest scoring man and woman of the national heats from each respective country will win an all-expense paid trip to compete in the regional finals, happening in Kuala Lumpur on  May 6, 2017.

This year’s overall champion of the regional finals will walk away with S$2,500 cash prize, or around Php 88,000.00.

For more information on how to register for ‘Test of Will’, please visit: www.testofwill.com.

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