Brother Jesse Philip Eijansantos completed the Triathlon courses in the Cobra Energy Drink-sponsored Ironman 70.3 Philippines held in Cebu province on August 4, 2013 clocking at 7:09:15 where he swam for 1.2 miles (1.9 km), biked for 56 miles (90.0 km) and ran for 13.1 miles (21.2 km).
The gruelling annual sports event, a test of physical and mental prowess and endurance, was attended by more than 4000 triathletes this year who came from all over the Asia-Pacific region. Other Ironman 70.3 events are held in other parts of the world. The Ironman 70.3 World Championship took place in Lake Las Vegas, Henderson, Nevada on September 8, 2013.
(Published on the 31st day of July, 2013 issue of the Philippine Daily Inquirer)
Brod Jesse also joined in various triathlon competitions around the Philippines. His children, Kevin and Nicole Danielle are also active triathletes who already won first place (male category) and second place (female category), respectively during the “1st Lemery, Batangas Invitational Triathlon” in August 2013. His wife, Arlene are always supportive of them in this endeavor.
Aside from triathlon, brod Jesse is also active in other sports such as bowling. He works as Deputy Head of the Document Authentication Division of the Department of Finance.
He is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Congressional District 3780. He is an ever supportive member of Tau Kappa Phi Law Fraternity.