After the Chihuahua Institute of Athletic and Physical Education (ICHD), Chihuahua athletes will not be able to participate in the National Conade National Games held in June and July of this year for the second year in a row. The decision was made.
“We will not threaten the health of athletes, but most importantly, their most vulnerable families. We know that many of our young people continue their preparations in an isolated manner, which is why we have to go deeper Analyze in order to make predictions for athletes who may represent Mexico,” said Juan Pedro Santa Rosa, director. The ICHD was evaluated through a statement posted on the agency’s social network.
“This has been a very difficult year. It is not yet certain when we can return safely. Therefore, we will continue to take the measures required by the epidemiological traffic lights. We hope that our athletes and coaches can resume the race, he added. Sha.
The statement said that during the selection phase of the National Games (previously the National Games), more than 5,000 athletes gathered together with their parents. Later, in the regional competitions, this number increased by about 2,000 family athletes. In the end, 1,200 athletes participated in the national competition, as well as parents who had connections with other entities.
Nuevo Leon, Jalisco, Coahuila, Guerrero, Aguascalientes, Durango, Colima and Oaxaca are the National Games held in June The host country, the specific date has not yet been determined.
“Because this means mobility and the significant increase in Covid-19 cases in Chihuahua, we decided not to participate in the above competition. The first priority is to protect the health of athletes and their families. The ICHD statement concluded: “At the same time, don’t let other populations was in danger”.
Participate in the National Games
In normal years
More than 5,000 family athletes entering the stage
2000 additional family athletes in the regional stage
More than 1,200 familiar athletes in the national competition