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September 03, 2013 | Latin America: Venezuela

End of Special Olympics Venezuela National Football Tournament

By María Alejandra Pellicer

Senior Team, Miradinos II

Caracas, September 2, 2013. - From August 30 to September 1 Special Olympics Venezuela organized and held its National Football Tournament in Caracas at the Directv Sport Park. 16 teams from 8 states of the country attended this fair where teams were classified into 4 different groups. The sponsors of this event included: Mattel (Mattel Team Scholarship); Directv Sport Park, Boehringer Laboratories, Coca-Cola Femsa, Poiso Ice, Agua Canaima, Sports Director of Alcaldia, Baruta, and restaurants such as: La Estación del Pollo,Pollo Manía, Xamalo, Belle Vue, El Caney, El Brasero de la Trinidad, Deli Chucho’s y El Budare. In November, second stage of the Games will be held in Guayana City. The finals will be held next year in Puerto La Cruz, where we will meet and choose the delegations that will represent us in the next Special Olympics International Games.

About María Alejandra Pellicer: Director of Communications and Image, Special Olympics Venezuela.

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