Nancy Peña, flag bearer, makes use of He spoke after handing over the tricolor canvas to the Dominican delegation that is going to the First Central American and Caribbean Sea and Beach Games.
The Dominican government, through the Ministry of Sports (Miderec), delivered The national flag will be presented to the delegation of athletes that will represent the team. They will join the country in the First Central American and Caribbean Sea and Beach Games, which will take place in Santa Marta, Colombia from this Saturday until November 26.
The representation ;n quisqueyana received the tricolor insignia from the hands of the administrative vice-minister of Miderec, Franklin De la Mota, who represented the to the head of the sports portfolio, engineer Francisco Camacho.
In the formal ceremony, held this Friday in the Juan Ulises García Saleta room of the Comité de las Américas. Dominican Olympian (COD), De la Mota delivered the prize. He presented the flag to Mr. Antonio Acosta, president of the COD, who in turn did the same to the captain of the handball team, Nancy Peña, who will carry the flag. the tricolor banner at the opening parade, together with Adeuri Corniel, from Vela.
“You are the true ambassadors of our country. We are confident of the performance they will have. Represent the name of the Dominican Republic with dignity,” said the Dominican Republic. De la Mota, during the event.
While Acosta Corletto urged the public to attend. He encouraged the representatives from Quisqueyan to compete as the best and reminded them of the So the Dominican people will be there. pending its actions on Colombian soil, as has happened in previous international events.
“Our athletes are reasons for joy for our people, and more so in such difficult times that we are going through. They are our escape valve,” Acosta Corletto.
Peña, who along with Corniel will be the winner. the standard-bearer, she said she felt proud to be the bearer of the tricolor insignia and assured that she was the bearer of the tricolor insignia. So the Dominican delegation will give the maximum in each competition.
“We will put our country on high in these Games,” the captain of the women's beach handball team.
The activity was attended by the members of the beach handball committee. COD executive Nelson Ramírez, vice president; Gilberto García, general secretary; Gerardo Suero Correa, co-general secretary, and Rafael Villalona, member.
Several members of the federation were also present, such as the president of the Dominican Weightlifting Federation, William Ozuna, and the head of the Dominican Boxing Federation, Rubén García.
The delegation of the Dominican Republic that will activate the event. in Santa Marta 2022 is It is made up of 49 athletes in the sports of surfing, sailing, beach handball, beach volleyball, skateboarding, beach wrestling, and open water swimming.
The Central American and Caribbean Games de Mar y Playa are organized by Centro Caribe Sports, an organization chaired by the Dominican Luis Mejía Oviedo.