Ex-judoka Salazar sumuko sa COVID
IPINAGLUKSA ng Philippine Judo Federation (PJF) ang pagpanaw ng isa sa dati nitong miyembro ng pambansang koponan na si Ninnia Salazar dahil sa komplikasyon na dulot ng coronavirus o COVID-19.
Si Salazar, na naging miyembro ng national judo team simula 1998, ay binawian ng buhay Hunyo 26 sa Cebu Doctors Hospital.
“Our deepest condolences to the family of Ms. Ninnia Salazar, a judoka who live part of her life in improving her skills in the field of Judo and proving herself worthy of respect and love of other judokas in the Philippines and other countries. May our prayers help comfort you and hasten the journey of her soul to Heaven,” ayon sa PJF.
“Words may not suffice to express the heartfelt sorrow that we feel for the passing of Ms. Salazar, but please accept our condolences and we will be sure to include her in our daily prayers. Rest in peace Ninnia.”
Si Salazar ay dating team captain ng UST Judo team at naglaro noong 2001 SEA Games sa female middleweight category. (Lito Oredo)