CEDEIRA amassed ATHLETES AT ITS BEST XVII GALA
LOCAL SPORTS

One more year, and now they 17, the Gala Sports Cedeira became public recognition of the City Council and the residents of the municipality to the effort of local athletes to excel and thus also leave in place the good name of the town.

Joaquín Montero Gómez, Spain reigning Olympic Rowing, was invited to a meeting that, Mayor presided pole, Pablo Gil Moreda, and most Councilman Sports, Nicolás Vergara, took place yesterday in a crowded municipal pavilion. During the event were honored and awarded more than thirty athletes from the locality. The rower Raul Lopez was voted Sportsman of the year Cedeirense 2027.

In his speech, Mayor of Cedeira recalled the importance of practicing a physical activity to go for a healthier life, also noted the high level of local sport with very prominent names in each discipline at both regional and national levels. He stressed the commitment of the sport clubs, as well as all the people who are behind the same, from managers and volunteers until asiestradores, Moreda those who congratulated by "train our children for life through the values ​​that sport imbue in people".

Encouraged all those present to follow the example of the winning, each to the extent of its possibilities, in order to improve their physical condition and individual. In this sense, recalled that the hand of the County there are schools and sports activities for all ages and stressed the commitment of the government team sport "a significant increase of the amount of subsidies and the improvement of municipal facilities".

Joaquin Montero thanked both the invitation of the Council as the facilities that you are giving the rowing club and to highlight in your sports activity. It also encouraged the children and young people to enter into their lives the regular practice of a sport to enrich.

The winners were:

-SWIMMING:

*MALE: MANUEL RIVEIRO LEONARDO AND JUAN FRANCISCO PEREZ PEREZ.

*FEMALE: Lucia Sanchez GRANDAL.

-TRIATHLON:

*Benjamin TEAM TRIATHLON (ALBA GRAÑA, IRENE FREIRE, INÉS SERANTES, DAMIEN SUAREZ, LUCAS RIOLA, SAMUEL SÁNCHEZ, IAGO ORTIZ, DAMIEN FORMOSO AND CARLOS RIVEIRO)

*FEMALE: NOELIA SERANTES BARREIRO.

-ATHLETICS

*MALE TEAM ALEVIN (SAMUEL SÁNCHEZ, ALBERTO RODRIGUEZ, LUCAS RIOLA, MANUEL MUIÑO And Damian Suárez)

*Female: ANDREA LOPEZ LOPEZ.

-ADAPTED SPORTS: Gerardo López CARUNCHO.

-KARATE: MIRANDA GABRIEL PÉREZ.

-FOOTBALL Feminino: ZELTIA PARDO NAVAL.

-men's soccer: TEAM CEDEIRA SD – 1ª AUTONÓMICA

-REMO

*MALE: E MARCOS IGLESIAS LÓPEZ RAÚL PERNAS PIÑÓN

*FEMALE: MARTINEZ CANDELA LEGS

SPECIAL AWARDS

BEST ATHLETE OF THE YEAR VETERAN:

SANTIAGO FREIRE (BADMINTON)

BEST SPORTS HISTORY: PRIETO FRANCISCO IGLESIAS(REMO)

A lifetime sport:

ANTONIO MARTÍNEZ LOPEZ (STYLES), (FOOTBALL, FOOTBALL PLAYER LIKE ..., TRAINING AND MANAGEMENT)

BEST OF THE YEAR TRAINING CEDEIRENSE :

DAVID IGLESIAS PÉREZ (FOOTBALL)

-MENCIÓNS ESPECIAIS

IVÁN SEDES ARMADA (REMO)

MELLOR DEPORTISTA CEDEIRENSE DO ANO 2017

RAÚL LÓPEZ IGLESIAS (REMO)

Raúl foi campión galego e medalla de ouro no galego de Remoergómetro celebrado en Ferrol na categoría individual cun total de 100 participantes na súa categoría rebaixando ademais o récord galego da modalidade en máis de 1sg.

Campión e medalla de ouro por equipos nesta mesma disciplina.

Campión en dobre scull por 2ª vez nos últimos tres anos (e porque no 2016 debido ó mal tempo suspenderonse as regatas) da Regata Internacional “Queima dasFitas” en Coimbra (Portugal), onde se dan cita os mellores remeiros do noso país e mesmo do país veciño.

Medalla de prata en 4 scull, e 4º clasificado no dobre scull na Copa Primavera celebrada en Trasona (Asturias), regata que é un prólogo do Campionato de España de Remo Olímpico, onde ademais remando de forma individual quedou 5º, nunha disciplina que non é a del.

No Campionato Galego de Remo Olímpico celebrado en Castrelo do Miño (Ourense), en dobre scull , foi medalla de prata e polo tanto subcampión galego.

Xa na gran cita que foi o Campionato de España, celebrado en Banyoles (Girona), Raúl foi 2º, en dobre scull, e polo tanto medalla de prata e subcampión de España, conseguindo así ter xa catro metais nacionais (os tres existentes, gold, bronce e prata), pois como dixeramos en anos anteriores xa conseguira un ouro e dous bronces.

Dicir tamén que Raúl fixo as probas para o acceso ó CGTD (Centro Galego de Tecnificación Deportiva) de Pontevedra, sendo un dos Becados para estudiar neste centro coa Beca Deportiva, centro no que están os mellores deportistas da nosa Comunidade dentro das Especialidades de deportes Olímpicos.