The National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) will hold today a race-hike for Challenge Day, established in 2003 to encourage people to get moving for the sake of their health.
Cuban parajudokas Gerardo Rodriguez, Isao Cruz and Yordani Fernandez will debut today in the second and last day of the Grand Prix of Baku, Azerbaijan, where 187 athletes from 38 countries are competing.
The Cuban baseball team will leave this Wednesday for Florida, United States, to take part in the pre-Olympic tournament of the Americas that will be played from May 31 with the presence of eight teams divided into two groups.
The Cuban boxing team led by its four-time world champion and Olympic gold medalist captain Julio Cesar La Cruz, is training hard these days in Germany, the first of its three destinations in a useful tour in order to get in good shape for the very near Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Cuban parajudoka Jose Manuel Romero lost today in his debut in the 66 kg of the IBSA Judo Grand Prix Baku 2021, in Azerbaijan, where 187 representatives from 38 countries are competing in search of points for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez thanked the support by people and institutions who helped overcome obstacles in the way of the Cuban baseball team to participate at the pre-olympic Meet to be hosted by the US State of Florida.
Cuba will begin its action today with Jose Manuel Romero, in the first day of the IBSA Judo Grand Prix Baku 2021, to be held until Wednesday in Baku, Azerbaijan, the penultimate qualifying event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Some of the Cuban favorites taking part in the World Chess Cup Qualifying Tournament achieved initial victories in the second round matches without difficulties, and this Tuesday they will only need a draw to be included among the semifinalists in their groups.
Cuban canoeists José Ramón Pelier and Yarisleidis Cirilo won gold medals this Saturday in the A finals of the single-seater canoe (C-1) at 1,000 and 200 meters, in the penultimate date of the canoeing World Cup, held in Barnaul, Russia.
Yipsi Moreno, national commissioner of athletics, said in Havana that Cuba aspires to have over 20 qualified athletes in that sport for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, an event for which 17 athletes already have tickets.