Chicho honoured for another tally of medals
Mayor of La Orotava, Francisco Linares received the local police officer José
Carlos Báez González, “Chicho”, after his return from the World Police and Firefighters Games that were recently held in Chengdu, China.
He participated in the aquatic tests and won ten medals: five gold, three silver and two bronze.
Chicho is an example of sacrifice and perseverance, devoting his whole life and many hours of each day to training.
The reception also featured the councillors for security and sports, Narciso Pérez and Antonio Lima, respectively, and the chief officer of the Local Police, Pedro Domingo Hernández.
José Carlos Báez has competed seven times in these world games that are held every two years, already having 56 medals: 42 gold, 10 silver and four bronze medals