February 2023 Dubai International Competition

February 10 – 12, 2023 Qualified Swimmers (Class A of August 20 and September 24 Meets) Name Age Team Cabana, Yugo D 12 Quezon Killerwhale Mojdeh, Madi D 11 Quezon Killerwhale Dean, Peter C 15 Quezon Killerwhale Lopez, Marianne 13 Batangas Killerwhale Sarmiento, Zajeed L  14 Quezon Killerwhale Umali, Eric Jacob 16 Basking Shark SwimContinue reading “February 2023 Dubai International Competition”

Killerwhale’s “Design your Merch” Winner

Chloe Laurente’s merch design is so new and unique, we are all here for it! Last August 31 Philippine Killer Whale had an t-shirt merch designing contest. It is made to showcase the creative side of the Killer Whale swimmers. A lot of our swimmers participated in this event, those from Batanggas, Lucena and Manila.Continue reading “Killerwhale’s “Design your Merch” Winner”

The Swimming Life of Jules Mirandilla

Mervien Jules Mirandilla, a 20year old swimmer, who started to swim when he was in his 1st grade. He’s one of the first swimmer of Killer Whale when it was founded. Jules shared why he started to swim at a very young age and his reason as well on why he started swimming, and itContinue reading “The Swimming Life of Jules Mirandilla”

Ivan Radovan – His move to Killerwhale, The achivements, and The Goal

Nicholas Ivan Radovan is a 17 years old swimmer who’s part of the Philippine Killerwhale team and also a part of the BEST elite program. But, before becoming a Killer Whale, Ivan was first part of another team and even experienced competing against our team in different swim meets. Ivan, together with his older brother,Continue reading “Ivan Radovan – His move to Killerwhale, The achivements, and The Goal”

Lance Lotino shares his journey in swimming and how he juggles things being a student-athlete

Our swimmer of the week is one of the Philippine Killer Whale generals who we can get some inspiration from especially on how he successfully showed how to juggle school and athlete life. Lance Lotino, a Philippine Killer Whale swimmer since he was 12, and now in his collegiate years, has first started because hisContinue reading “Lance Lotino shares his journey in swimming and how he juggles things being a student-athlete”

Marcus De Kam – Overcoming Hardships and The Chase of His Dreams

As a competitive swimmer, most of us if not all, dreams of competing at the highest level there is. Marcus is no exception to this and in fact, he is very bold of this dream which is something you’ll see and feel if you see him train, compete, and speak to him. Let’s get toContinue reading “Marcus De Kam – Overcoming Hardships and The Chase of His Dreams”

Road to the 8th FINA World Junior Championships

Last July 22, 2022, 4 members of the The Philippine Killerwhale – B.E.S.T received a great news. It was an announcement of the qualified swimmers to compete in one of the most prestigious and elite scale competition that swimming has to offer for junior swimmers.  This was an announcement on who will be qualifying forContinue reading “Road to the 8th FINA World Junior Championships”

Bela Louise shares the real reason why she can’t leave swimming

Bela Louise Magtibay is a 20 years old veteran swimmer of Philippine Killer Whale. She has been a Killer Whale ever since she was 4 years old and now safe to be called the “Ate” of the team. Bela is currently a Student-Athlete and juggling both sports and studies at the same time takes aContinue reading “Bela Louise shares the real reason why she can’t leave swimming”

“The Captain” Jordan Lobos

Jordan Lobos is a Junior Philippine record holder in the 200M breaststroke. At just 17 years old which was last year, he replaced the breaststroke record which is 2:22.23  record of Gerard Bordado (18 years old) in the 16-18 men’s 200M Breaststroke. Jordan is also a Philippine TYR brand ambassador and one of the risingContinue reading ““The Captain” Jordan Lobos”

Killer Whales Break records during the Philswimming Invitational Swim Meet!

The Philippine Killer Whale Team yet again made a mark in the invitational meet last July 30-31 at Antipolo City. After just a week of rest from the previous competition, PKWST swimmers bagged more medals and trophies, with an outstanding performance in their swim events. From Record holders, Highest pointer, and overall team points, PhilippineContinue reading “Killer Whales Break records during the Philswimming Invitational Swim Meet!”

PKWST winning 2 Team Championship Awards!!!

Last July 23-24, 2022, Philippine Killer Whale had joined two different swim meets in the same day. Despite the fact that the team was split in half, the Philippine Killerwhale team managed to win the Overall Team Champion, not just in one meet but in both! Philippine Killerwhale GENERALS competed in the 2 day UPVSTContinue reading “PKWST winning 2 Team Championship Awards!!!”

4 year old Duane Alejo wins his first ever swimming competition medal

At the 23rd SLP Competition – Novice category, Duane Alejo won his first ever swimming competition medal as the only four year old medalist that managed to bag a total of six medals from all his events. Duane is the youngest member of the Killer Whale family. He started swimming when he was two yearsContinue reading “4 year old Duane Alejo wins his first ever swimming competition medal”


The 25th SLP series is a selection meet to qualify and compete in International competitions. This swim meet will take place on August 20, 2022 in the Sta. Rosa Long Course Covered Pool. Only those swimmers who will manage to win the Most Outstanding Award will qualify to take part in the said International competitions.Continue reading “25TH SLP INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION QUALIFYING SERIES”

B.E.S.T Dominates the Grand Prix Leg 1 Qualifying Series!

Congratulations to all the B.E.S.T swimmers for your outstanding performance during leg 1 of the Grand Prix Competition! 2022 PSI Grand Prix series is a selection competition for eligible Filipino swimmers to represent the country in the 44th Southeast Asian Age group Swimming Championships. The competition took place last July 16-17, 2022, and the PhilippineContinue reading “B.E.S.T Dominates the Grand Prix Leg 1 Qualifying Series!”

Ruben White’s 23.75 in 50M freestyle hits the SEA AGE QTA!

During the PSI Grand Prix Leg 1 last July 16-17 2022, Ruben White made an outstanding performance in his events. Ruben White, a 17 years old Filipino – British swimmer, became a member of the Behrouz Elite Swim Team last 2021 and is now one of the rising swimmers of B.E.S.T. and someone that weContinue reading “Ruben White’s 23.75 in 50M freestyle hits the SEA AGE QTA!”

Experiences swimming can give — The sport we love!

As you start to read this article, there may be different reasons why you would continue reading on. Either you are interested to learn more about swimming, you are starting your swimming journey, or just like us — already got hook and fell in love with the sport. And with that, we want to shareContinue reading “Experiences swimming can give — The sport we love!”