Upon winning gold in the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, the Manila City government on Thursday gave P500,000 cash incentive to Carlos Yulo gymnast. At the Manila City Hall, Yulo, a Manileño, paid a courtesy call to Major Isko Moreno. Moreno gave the cash award to Yulo.
The Manila City Council, meanwhile, approved a resolution awarding Yulo the highest honors for being the first world champion of Filipino gymnastics.
The child, who returned Tuesday to the Philippines, qualified in 2020 for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
Yulo is going to return to Tokyo this week to begin his training for the South East Asian Games and 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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