Age : 1998

Events : Backstroke & IM

Place of Birth : Batangas, Philippines

Current City : Manila, Philippines

International Debut : December 1, 2014

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Full Name : Arian Neil A. Puyo
Nick Name : Neil 

Birthday : April 6, 1998

Current City/Country : Manila, PHI

City/Country of Birth : Batangas City, PHI

Current Club : DLSU Swim Team

Current Coaches : Evan Grabador, Ixxi Quilala & Erwin Evangelista

Past Club : Batangas City Alpa Seals Swim Club

Past Coaches : Leoven Venus, Rodel Diaz, Francis Reyes

Past Coaches : and Erwin Evangelista

           
 

ASEAN School Games Career Highlights ( 1 Silver & 1 Bronze )

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Silver

100m Backstroke

01:00.30

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.24.15

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Bronze

200m Backstroke

02:12.57

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.23.15

           
 

Describe yourself :

The Underdog.

 

What side or character of yours that would most likely surprise others?

Humble

 

What age did you start swimming? What brought you to the sport of swimming?

2 Ĺ, not being afraid of the pool and itís depths

 

During your early years of swimming, have you ever thought that you will reach where you are now today as a swimmer? Why?

No, because I was lazy.

 

What do you think are the factors that make you a successful swimmer?

Discipline, hard work, sacrifice, time management, and praying to God

 

What is your most memorable experience as a swimmer?

Being awarded as UAAP Season 78 Rookie of the year; and eating breakfast and dinner with the team.

 

Apart from being a Summer Olympian, what is (are) your other goal(s) as a swimmer?

Balance studies and swimming.

 

Was there ever a time that you thought of quitting swimming? Why?

Yes, when I was in high school because of time management.

 

Who do you look up to as a swimmer? Why?

Banjo Borja because I have always looked up to him since I was a kid, and wanted him to be my rival.

 

Any specific routines before and during the meet or before a swim? What are these?

Eating healthy foods and early sleep.

 

Please share some words of wisdom for swimmers who wish to be like you.

Nothing is impossible.

 

Message to your supporters :

Stay humble and be yourself

         

2016 International Results

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4th

01:01.79

100m Backstroke Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.14.16

5th

02:17.46

200m Backstroke Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.13.16

5th

02:22.05

200m IM Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.15.16

5th

08:12.26

4x200m Free Relay Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.13.16

5th

04:04.53

4x100m Medley Relay Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.15.16

6th

02:23.00

200m Butterfly Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.12.16

8th

00:28.47

50m Backstroke Finals

18th ASEAN University Games, SIN

07.12.16

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2015 International Results

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Silver

01:00.30

100m Backstroke Finals

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.24.15

Bronze

02:12.57

200m Backstroke Finals

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.23.15

4th

03:59.28

4x100m Medley Relay Finals

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.25.15

6th

02:14.67

200m IM Finals

7th ASEAN School Games, BRU

11.25.15

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2014 International Results

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5th

01:01.58

100m Backstroke Finals

6th ASEAN School Games, PHI

12.01.14

5th

02:15.91

200m Backstroke Finals

6th ASEAN School Games, PHI

12.02.14