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Pinoy Mathletes Victorious in Australia

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by Audrey Lim Tan Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA – Amidst the warnings of bushfires in Australia, 57 students trooped to the land down under and brought home 4 Gold medals, 7 Silver Medals, 19 Bronze Medals and 27 Merit Awards during the 2020 Southeast Asian Mathematical Olympiad Extended Round (SEAMO X). Now on its 2nd year of holding international rounds, SEAMO X is the extension or final round of the SEAMO (South East Asian Mathematical Olympiad) which was held in 18 countries around the world on September 2019.   Medalists of the SEAMO 2019 competition were then invited to join the extended round held Gold Coast , Australia from January 17 to 20, 2020. The competition took place at Dreamworld Convention Hall where 600 students from 10 countries namely Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Uzbekistan, Australia, and the Philippines were welcomed by SEAMO Co-Founder and Chief Examiner Mr. Terry Chew (Singapore), and SEAMO Executive Di