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San Juan de la Rambla honours 50 top athletes 

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For the first time, the most outstanding athletes of San Juan de la Rambla were gathered together to receive thanks for their contributions to the local sport and taking the name of the municipality throughout the world.

The local council through its sports department, directed by the councillor Priscila Díaz, met with 50 local athletes in order to pay tribute with a double thanks, On the one hand, to publicly acknowledge the contributions made by each for the sporting development of the municipality and on the other in gratitude for having brought the good name of the town to every meeting or competition.

This “First Sports Gala of the town of San Juan de la Rambla” brought together, and for the first time in the history of the municipality, athletes recognised for their careers and good work in terms of motor, athletics, cycling, ryder, football , dominoes, karate, baseball, paragliding and multidiscipline.

In the same way, the Gala served as a prologue to the new programme of the Municipal Sports Pavilion, which after the rehabilitation and improvement works carried out by the Cabildo in collaboration with the council, reopens its doors with the novelty that this time it will be of public access and free use. Just this reason gave rise to Priscila Diaz announced during the gala “that is already prepared an extensive programming in various doctrines and for all audiences that will start in January.”

The gala featured the performance of the acrobatic group Circus Royal Schweizer and the presence of the president of the Cabildo Carlos Alonso, the sports councillor Cristo Pérez and the Insular Security Director Javier Rodríguez. María del Pino Fuentes served as a master of ceremonies.