Eric Buhain, Filipino Swimmer

Full Name:  Joseph Eric Buhain

Birthday: April 12, 1970

  • gold medal at age fifteen, 1985 Southeast Asian Games in Bangkok, Thailand
  • broke swimming records at 1989 SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • won most of the swimming events in 1991 SEA games
  • represented the Philippines at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona
  • appointed in 2001 by to be  chairman of the Philippine Sports Commission
  • current chairman of the Philippines’ Games and Amusement Board
  • married to Eileen Ermita-Buhain, representative of the 1st District of Batangas