Tenerife has Spanish frisbee champs!
Tenerife shines in all kinds of sports and frisbee is one of the more unusual ones!
The Mayor of Santa Cruz, Patricia Hernández recently received members of both the men’s and women’s team of the frisbee club, Guayota Ultimate after their recent conquest of the title of champions of Spain.
She expressed her congratulations and pride in the fact that a totally team in Santa Cruz had, for one more year and in front of more than 250 athletes of the 20 most prominent teams in the country, the trophy that accredits them as the best in Spain, both in the male (Open) and female (Women).
Also present at the reception was the councillor for sports, Elena Mateo who said she wanted to encourage the practice of outdoor sports and involve all citizens in their participation, regardless of their age.
Before saying goodbye, the athletes presented the mayor with a frisbee .
The tournament for which Guayota revalidates its title of Champions of Spain was held on the Valencian beach of La Malvarrosa. The next challenge of both formations, both the men’s (Guayota) and the women’s (Platilleras), will see them travel next year to Portugal to contest the European Championship that will take place in the Algarve.