Full name: Mariano "Tom" Ong
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: October 21, 1939 in Malabon, Malabon, Philippines
Died: December 14, 2016
Mariano âTomâ Ong competed as a pistol shooter at the 1972 and 1976 Olympics. From 1977 until his retirement from competitive shooting in 1997, Ong competed at the Southeast Asian Games. He won several medals, including a gold in 1992 in the rapid-fire pistol team event. He was awarded a gold masters badge at the 1974 World Championships.
Tom Ongâs son, Nathaniel âTacâ Padilla, also became a top shooter in the Philippines. Ong was an industrialist who started Malabon Soap and Oil Industrial Co., which made Spring Cooking Oil.
|1972 Summer||32||MÃ¼nchen||Shooting||Mixed Rapid-Fire Pistol, 25 metres||Philippines||PHI||57|
|1976 Summer||36||MontrÃ©al||Shooting||Mixed Rapid-Fire Pistol, 25 metres||Philippines||PHI||44|
|1972 Summer||32||MÃ¼nchen||Shooting||Philippines||PHI||Final Standings||533||185||180||168|
|1976 Summer||36||MontrÃ©al||Shooting||Philippines||PHI||Final Standings||557||282||275|