Three Pinoy Athletes, One Goal, One Message of Inspiration–Dare To Dream.

In support of the 2017  SEA Games, Air Asia  is launching  a region-wide sports intiative aptly called #DaretoDream.

The #DaretoDream sports initiative, aims to motivate and inspire athletes to discover their own potential and make their athletic aspirations a reality.

The campaign was introduced to Philippine media on August 11 at Draft Pub Greenbelt Makati and was attended by  Volleyball player and TV personality Michele Gumabao. Gumabao will also be hosting the #DareToDream Updates during the SEA Games.

The biggest regional sports competition will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from August 19 to 31.

As the official airline partner of the 2017 SEA Games, AirAsia Philippines has also created an inspiring web video series telling the stories of our very own SEA Games athletes, who are all aiming to bring home glory for the country this August.

Chronicling the journeys of renowned Volleyball player Alyssa Valdez, Swimmer Jessie Lacuna, and Long Jump athlete Marestella Torres-Sunang, the #DaretoDream videos share both the challenges and joys that come with being an athlete, and is sure to encourage young, aspiring local talents who want to go into sports.

Long Jump athlete Marestella Torres-Sunang


Swimmer Jessie Lacuna

The four videos will contain the game highlights ights and team standings of the Philippine delegates. The first video will focus on the Opening Ceremony of the 29th SEA Games. The second and third will feature the winning athletes and teams from different countries, and the last will recap the highlights and winning moments of our Filipino athletes.

Alyssa Valdez Volleyball MVP

To learn more about AirAsia’s #DaretoDream campaign, visit the AirAsia Philippines Facebook page at