Cuban Nacional Athletics Team Trains in Spain

2010.02.09 - 18:57:47 / web@radiorebelde.icrt.cu

HAVANA, Cuba. - The main Cuban track-and-field athletes are currently training at the Fuente de la Niña Stadium in Guadalajara, Spain, for the upcoming Doha 2010 Indoor Athletics Championships.

 

The Cuban squad is led by 110-meter hurdler Olympic champion Dayron Robles, who set the year’s best indoor time last Saturday in the 60 meter event when he stopped the clocks at 7.48 seconds.

 

Accompanying Robles are world champion triple jumper Yargelis Savigne, along Mabel Gay, silver medallist in Berlin 2009. Also, hurdlers Dayron Capetillo and Anay Tejeda and triple jumper Arnie David Giralt are trying to get themselves ready for the 

 

The delegation includes three trainers, a doctor, and a therapist and as the leader they have high jump world record holder Javier Sotomayor.


(ACN)



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