Philippines at the 2005 Southeast Asian Games

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Philippines at the
2005 Southeast Asian Games
Flag of the Philippines.svg
IOC code PHI
NOC Philippine Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.ph (in English)
in the Manila
Competitors 743 in 393 sports
Flag bearer Mikee Cojuangco-Jaworski
Medals
Ranked 1st
Gold Silver Bronze Total
113 84 94 291
Southeast Asian Games appearances (overview)

The Philippines competed at the 23rd Southeast Asian Games which it also hosted, this was the third time the country hosted the biennial meet. Athletes from the country earned 113 golds which placed the Philippines in the medal tally as the overall champions, 26 golds ahead of Thailand, this is the most gold medals the country has won in the competition to date.

The chief of mission to the games was William Ramirez, at the opening ceremony, the Philippine delegate was accompanied by Miss International 2005, Precious Lara Quigaman, then WBC Lightweight Champion, Manny Pacquiao and local celebrity, Angel Locsin.

Sports and athlete development[edit]

To ensure proper and intensive training, most of the athletes were sent to China for a five-month training process. Innovations in terms of acquisition of new facilities and proper budget allocation were the main concerns of the Philippine Sports Commission in cooperation with the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC).

The POC awarded all medalists cash incentives.

Medal table[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
Archery 1 1 2 4
Arnis 3 3 0 6
Athletics 9 10 7 26
Aquatics 9 6 7 22
Baseball 1 n/a n/a 1
Billiards at Snooker 8 2 1 11
Bodybuilding 2 0 0 2
Bowling 4 6 0 10
Boxing 8 4 2 14
Canoe and Kayak 0 1 2 3
Chess 0 4 3 7
Dancesport 2 2 0 4
Equestrian 1 1 1 3
Fencing 5 2 6 13
Golf 2 2 0 4
Gymnastics 1 3 7 11
Judo 2 1 4 7
Karatedo 3 0 9 12
Lawn bowls 1 3 2 6
Muay 3 3 1 7
Pencak Silat 1 2 4 7
Petanque 0 0 1 1
Rowing 3 1 3 7
Sailing 1 1 3 5
Sepaktakraw 0 1 1 2
Shooting 3 3 2 8
Softball 2 n/a n/a 2
Squash 0 0 1 1
Table tennis 0 1 0 1
Taekwondo 6 5 1 12
Tennis 1 1 2 4
Traditional boat race 6 0 0 6
Triathlon 0 1 1 2
Volleyball 0 0 3 3
Weightlifting 0 1 3 4
Wrestling 2 1 0 3
Wushu 12 4 2 18

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