Is Nesthy Petecio gay? Let us find about her boyfriend or girlfriend partner and more.
Nesthy Alcayde Petecio is a female Filipina amateur boxer. Although she came from a poor family, she got into sports and is having a good career.
Nesthy is competing in the Tokyo Olympics. Her next fight is scheduled for August 3, 2021.
Olympics: Who Is Nesthy Petecio?
Nesthy Petecio is currently competing in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. She got qualified for the Olympics due to her high ranking.
Nesthy is competing in the women’s featherweight category. Petecio was progressed to the finals, assuring her of at least a silver medal after she won over Irma Testa from Italy in the quarterfinals.
Besides Yeni, she defeated the other three boxers to progress in the Olympics. She will fight against Sena Irie from Japan on August 3, 2021.
Nesthy Petecio Boyfriend Or Girlfriend – Is She Gay?
Nesthy Peticio has not revealed officially if she is gay. She has also not revealed if she has a boyfriend or a girlfriend.
Regardless of which Nesthy is gay and she is proudly representing herself and her nation in the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
The source has revealed her name as an Olympic participant from the LGBTQ community.
At least 179 publicly out gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and nonbinary athletes are headed to Tokyo for the Summer Olympic Games.
This growth in the number of athletes from the community reflects the growing acceptance of LGBTQ people in sports and society.
Along with Petecio, there are two other publicly out contestants from Philipines.
Nesthy Petecio Hometown: Where Is She From?
Nesthy Peticio is from Santa Cruz, Davao del Sur, Philippines.
Her age is 29, and she was born on April 11, 1992. Nesthy’s parents are Teodoro and Prescilla Petecio.
Petecio came from a poor family. Her father Teodoro was a farmer while her mother Prescilla is a housewife.
Even though she came from a poor family, she has achieved a lot in boxing through her hard work and determination.
She clinched silver medals at the 2014 AIBA Women’s World Championships. Likewise, she won a gold medal in the 2015 Indonesia President’s Cup.
Nesthy won another gold medal at the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. Now, she is looking to win another medal in the Tokyo Olympics.