As part of the promotion of sport in its different disciplines, the Mayor's Office of the Citizen Power of Managua in coordination with the Polytechnic University of Nicaragua (UPOLI) organized a chess tournament, with the participation of 70 athletes.
This sports tournament was inaugurated by the Mayor of Managua, Reyna Rueda, who said that this is the first chess tournament of this year, in which UPOLI, UNI, UNAN León, UNAN Managua and the Academy of the Mayor's Office of Citizen Power participate. Managua.
He also stated that chess is a sport that in recent years has been gaining popularity in the country's universities and colleges, as a result of the support provided by the Good Government to this sporting discipline that contributes to the growth and integral development of the person.
Similarly, he stressed that for Good Government support for sports is a priority, proof of this are the 9 sports academies that the Mayor of Managua has, as well as investments in the construction of sports infrastructure.[vc_images_carousel images=”33945,33964,33965,33966,33967,33968,33946,33947,33948,33949,33950,33951,33952,33953,33954,33955,33956,33957,33958,33959,33960,33961,33962,33963″ img_size=”large”]