2005 SEA Games, PH First Champion
The Philippines hosted the 23rd Sea Games in 2005 and it was a highlight of genuine Filipino talent and excellence in sportsmanship. The multi-sport event was deemed historical as the country grabbed its first overall championship title with 113 golds, 84 silvers, and 94 bronzes.
Our nations creativity claimed a victory as well. It was the skilled artisans of Suarez and Sons Inc. who intricately crafted the medals that represents the winners' triumphant success.
It was indeed a privilege to represent our country in various fields of expertise in an international arena. Regardless of any challenge, be it sports, music or arts, we Filipinos will always strive to shine.