September 27, 1986
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Triathlon Abu Dhabi
Al Ain, Abu Dhabi
Before his life was changed, Romeo III grew up in one of the poorest area in Quezon City, he was the bread winner of the family and the eldest son of Emma and Romeo Jr. Puncia (separated since he was 2 years old.) Romeo is also a product of a school sponsorship program. Romeo is married to Ria Dae Marie since September 27, 2015 and has a child named Elijah Rohm who was born December 27, 2018.
Tribal Mission Work
He started his tribal mission work since 2005 when he was invited by his classmate Josephine Jimenez and from there he got in loved with this mission work. Romeo and his friends visited these indigenous and tribal communities of Palawan Philippines once or twice a year to conduct feeding and medical programs, education and sports activities, training and leadership skills and many more.
It was April of 2016 when Romeo's Friend Rodruf Sollestre invited him to check what Triathlon is all about. At that time Romeo doesn't know how to swim, and not properly know how to pedal a bicycle and run. And when he got in loved with the challenge and took the chance to learn, he did his first sprint triathlon on October 2016 in Dubai, and the rest became a history.
My Short Life Story
Was featured in 700 Club Asia as part of the yearly nomination for Huwarang OFW 2019 (Exemplary Overseas Filipino Worker Awards)
It is all about my childhood pain stories, life as an adult who lived in a broken family, and how God transformed me from being a mess to a message.