Incoming Navy freshman to compete in Rio Olympics

Posted at 10:45 PM, Jul 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-28 22:45:41-04

Incoming Navy freshman Regine Tugade will compete in the Rio Olympics on the Guam National team.

She will be one of five athletes competing for Guam and will race in the 100-meter dash.

Tugade will be the first Navy freshman to complete in the Olympics, according to the Navy Athletics records. 

In 2015 she competed on the international stage at the World Track and Field Championships. Tugade currently holds the Guam National record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.26.

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