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Exclusive: Manny Pacquiao Working Out at Griffith Park in Los Angeles
Manny Pacquiao’s Workout Session at Griffith Park, Los Angeles. On Friday, October 21, 2011 early morning Pacman was spotted working out at Griffith Park in Los Angeles getting ready for his upcoming fight with Juan Manuel Márquez III for the WBO Welterweight World title to be held on November 12, 2011, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States and will be distributed by HBO PPV. The fight marks a return to HBO for Pacquiao.
About Manny Pacquiao:
Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Dapidran Pacquiao, PLH (English pronunciation: /ˈpæki.aʊ/ pak-ee-ow;Tagalog: [pɐkˈjaʊ]; born December 17, 1978) is a Filipino professional boxer and politician. He is the first eight-division world champion; having won six world titles, as well as the first to win the lineal championship in four different weight classes. He was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA). He is also a three-time The Ring and BWAA ”Fighter of the Year”, winning the award in 2006, 2008, and 2009.
Currently, Pacquiao is the WBO Welterweight World Champion (Super Champion). He is also currently rated as the “number one” pound-for-pound best boxer in the world by most sporting news and boxing websites, including The Ring, BoxRec.com, Sports Illustrated, ESPN, NBC Sports, Yahoo! Sports, Sporting Life and About.com.
Aside from boxing, Pacquiao has participated in acting, music recording, and politics. In May 2010, Pacquiao was elected to the House of Representatives in the 15th Congress of the Philippines, representing the province of Sarangani.
About Griffith Park:
Griffith Park, located in Los Angeles, California, is a historic and iconic urban park known for its vast green spaces, scenic views, and diverse recreational opportunities. Established in 1896, it is one of the largest urban parks in North America, covering over 4,310 acres of land.
The park is named after Colonel Griffith J. Griffith, a Welsh philanthropist and real estate developer who donated the land to the city of Los Angeles. His vision was to create a recreational space that would provide respite from the bustling city life and offer a place for residents to connect with nature and enjoy various outdoor activities.
Griffith Park is home to numerous attractions and landmarks, drawing visitors from all walks of life. The most famous of these is the iconic Griffith Observatory, perched on a hilltop, offering stunning panoramic views of the city and the surrounding mountains. The observatory has become a popular spot for stargazing, educational programs, and cultural events.
Another notable feature of Griffith Park is the Los Angeles Zoo, which houses a diverse collection of animals from around the world. It provides educational opportunities for families and visitors to learn about wildlife conservation and biodiversity.
The park also boasts numerous hiking trails, picnic areas, and recreational facilities, making it a beloved destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors can explore the rugged terrain of the Santa Monica Mountains, discover hidden waterfalls, and enjoy the beauty of native flora and fauna.
Additionally, Griffith Park is known for its historical landmarks, including the Greek Theatre, an open-air concert venue renowned for hosting various performances, concerts, and events.
Over the years, Griffith Park has played a significant role in the cultural life of Los Angeles. It has been featured in various movies, television shows, and music videos, making it an integral part of the city’s identity.
From its inception to the present day, Griffith Park continues to be a cherished oasis for locals and tourists alike. It represents a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural significance, and recreational opportunities, making it a true gem within the bustling metropolis of Los Angeles.
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