2011 Oceania Championships (Apia, Samoa)
On the first day of competition, February 23, 2011, was Blesam Tarkong won the gold medal in the 50kg Greco Roman Cadet class and beat Guam in the finals for the 50kg junior weight division. Rengiil Ueki won bronze medal in the 84kg Greoo Roman weight class.
On the second day of competition, Florian Skilang Temengil won the Gold Medal in the 120kg freestyle weight division after pinning his opponents from Samoa, American Samoa, and New Zealand. Franson Gibbons won the bronze medal in the 66kg greco freestyle and also Rengiil Ueki won the bronze medal in the 84kg freestyle weight division.
On the last day was the Beach Wrestling Competition. Wrestlers competed in two weight categories: Light and Heavy weight class. Florian Skilang Temengil competed in the Heavy Weight Division and took down all of his opponents to win gold medal. Wrestler from Korea won the light weight division.
In the Overall Light Weight vs. Heavy Weight Competition Ski proved to be too strong for the Koeran wrestler but the Korean wrestler was fast and outmoved Skilang to win the Overall Gold Medal.
Special thanks goes out to our main corporate sponsor WCTC and also our other sponsor Palau Pacific Resort, PNOC and FILA, our international federation.
Next year the 2012 Oceania Championships will be in Sydney, Australia.