In promotion of sports, the Mayor's Office of the Citizen Power of Managua in coordination with the Polytechnic University of Nicaragua, organized the University Weightlifting Championship in Paseo Xolotlán, in which 40 athletes from 5 universities in the country participated.
Comrade Noel González, Director of Sports for the Managua Mayor's Office, expressed that this weightlifting championship is part of the agreement acquired with UPOLI in different sports disciplines, fulfilling the commitment to support the sport.
“For us it is very important to make this type of agreements with the universities, since many of our young people who are in the academies participate, in the same way it serves us a lot, because from there the following national teams come out and that helps us to have more representativeness at the international level ”, stated González.
In this tournament, the first 3 places by gender will be awarded, likewise, the participants were happy with the performance of these activities and the support they are given to develop in this discipline, as expressed by the young Belkis Mercado from UNAN Managua .[vc_images_carousel images=”35722,35723,35724,35725,35718,35719,35720,35721″ img_size=”large”]