Abra, Philippines – At only seven, Hashly Ehma Lanas of Lagangilang, Abra showed a great passion for sports.
As young as she is, she already made it to the 2023 Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association(CARAA) meet. She is set to represent the Province of Abra in the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics on April 29 – May 1 in Baguio City.
Hashly who is a student at Cayapa Elementary School is the youngest athlete from the province to join the regional athletic meet this year.
She is among the 13 elementary pupils and 9 high school students who will be competing in gymnastics.
The kid’s mom, Adela told Discover Lagangilang that Hashly showed interest in gymnastics when she was only four years old. She developed her skills in said sports by watching Tiktok and Youtube videos.
The girl’s teachers noticed her passion and trained her for the 2022 District Meet where she snatched the first place.
During the Provincial Meet held in March this year, Hashly placed second in the women's artistic gymnastics.
Being the supportive mother, Adela joins her daughter in Baguio City for the CARAA meet.
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