This Thursday, January 12, an analysis and a vote were carried out with a jury Why choose the winners of the Municipal Sport Award 2022; which is a recognition whose main objective is to honor the best athletes, coaches and promoters who excel in different sporting disciplines for their conduct and dedication.
The jury was made up of Isaac Piña, general director of the Municipal Commission for Sports and Physical Culture of León (COMMUDE); Cesar Flores Amezcua, Chairman of the Board of León; José Manuel Juárez Vázquez, president of the National Chess Association; Alejandro Gonzales coordinator of the sports department of La Salle University; Samuel Álvarez López, professional boxer; José David Gutiérrez Rosas, President of ADEMEBA Guanajuato; Yes Jose Manuel Nava, basketball teacher.
Angel of Jesus Camachowas chosen as the winner of the said award in the category “Youth-friendly athlete” due to his performance during the year, where he obtained six gold medals at the Paranational Games CONADE, 2 gold and 1 silver at the World Para Swimming Series, held in Tijuana, Baja California; 1 silver and 3 bronze medals at the World Para Swimming Championships, in addition to four medals in the Paraswimming World Series in Berlin, Germany.
In the category of ‘Youth Conventional Athlete‘, was chosen as the winner Vanessa by Carmen Andrade who managed to add during the year: three gold medals at the National Tournament of Turkey; three more in the Selective Regional for Conade Nationals; and three other silver medals in the National Sub-20; a gold medal and two silver medals at the CONADE 2022 Nationals and a sixth place obtained at the Under-17 World Cup in the specialty, organized in June in the town.
What ‘Free adaptive trainer‘ Rogelio Rafael Perez Vazquez, won for the second year; with the obtaining of 6 gold medals and 1 bronze obtained at the CONADE Nationals; as well as 2 bronze medals in the Para Athletics World Series.
Category winner “Adapted Free Athlete”he was Jesus Hernandez Hernandez, after his three championships and his two vice-champions obtained at the swimming world championships in different events.
Jose Luis Castrejon Perezwas chosen as the winner in the category ‘Free conventional sports trainer‘, who scored major victories during his 18-year career as a weightlifting coach. During 2022 he obtained 14 medals: 4 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze with his athletes, he was also a national coach in the Youth World Championship, achieving first place in the men’s teams and third in the women’s team, as well as sixth place. with her team, athlete Vanessa Andrade.
Finally, as winner in the category ‘Free Conventional Athlete’ Yesica Yadira Hernandez Vieyra, which looks like a promise towards Paris 2024, as he continues to string together victories, which is why he participated among the athletes selected for the Prix Municipal du Sport 2022, after having accumulated three titles in: National First Force, National Conade 2022 and in Selective National Senior; as well as a second place in the Turkey Tournament, a sixth place in the Panamerican of the specialty and a ninth place in the Weightlifting World Cup in the major categories, as well as the score for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.