In recognition of his outstanding and record-breaking performance at the XIX Asian Games, EJ Obiena, also known as Ernest Obiena, is set to receive a well-deserved array of incentives, as reported by various news sources. The Filipino pole vaulter’s gold medal achievement has undoubtedly put him in the spotlight, and his success is being rewarded accordingly. The specifics of the incentives are yet to be disclosed, but it is expected that EJ Obiena will receive not only financial rewards but also recognition and support from various sports organizations and government agencies. His remarkable feat has not only made the nation proud but also solidified his status as a top athlete in the international sporting arena.
◾ TOTAL: P13 Million
📌 P5 Million – from Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry
📌 P3 Million – from Chiang Kai Shek College, his Alma Mater in High School.
📌 P1 Million – from Carlos Chan, the founder of Oishi.
📌 P1 Million – from Businessman Anson Tan
📌 P1 Million – from POC – Philippine Olympic Committee – Olympic.PH as an incentive for every Gold Medalist in the Asiad.
📌 P2 Million – from Philippine Sports Commission
🔵 NOTE: Ej Obiena took the gold in the Pole Vault and broke the Asian Games Record with 5.90m. Besides, EJ is also qualified for the 2024 Paris Olympics.