HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 30 (ACN) Dwight Sutherland, minister of youth, sports and community development of Barbados, held an exchange with the Cuban ambassador to that Caribbean nation, Sergio Jorge Pastrana, where they agreed to continue fostering cooperative relations between both countries, especially in sports.
Some of the most discussed topics were the collaboration in sports matters, which started in the 1970s, along with other key sectors such as health, culture and tourism, published by the Cubaminrex website.
In this regard, Sutherland pointed out that cooperation between the two countries in eight sports disciplines could be further developed, and highlighted cricket and road tennis as two modalities for future agreements.
For his part, Pastrana reiterated Cuba's commitment to its relationship with Barbados, and extended an invitation to the minister to visit the Cuban sport university, especially its biomechanics division and its sport psychology laboratory.
The Cuban ambassador assured the continuity of the sports trainers program, one of the most lasting initiatives of the sports collaboration between Bridgetown and Havana.