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  • 11 of February 2020
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Tamaulipas capital account with more sports infrastructure.

  • Tamaulipas government invests about 20 million pesos in a softball field, a soccer field with synthetic grass and the first digital sports shooting hall in the state.


11 2020 February

Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas.- The governor, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca inaugurated on Tuesday afternoon sports spaces built with an investment close to 20 million pesos.

The president and the general director of INDE, Carlos Fernández Altamirano, inaugurated a softball field in the "Villa Olímpica" Sports Unit and in the "Siglo XXI" Sports Unit, a synthetic grass soccer field and the first sports shooting hall digital, one of a kind in the state.

The president said he was fully convinced that supporting Tamaulipas athletes is supporting Tamaulipas' future and added that "one of the backbone of my administration is to support culture and sport."

“Because, it is demonstrated, anywhere in the world, that girl or that boy, who plays an instrument or a ball, will never grab a weapon, and it is precisely what we are trying to do and are building in Tamaulipas, we are rebuilding the Social Fabric and what better way to do it to promote sports, ”he said.

The governor, he added, that in him, Tamaulipas athletes, have an ally who will support all the causes that are aimed at promoting sport in the state.

The synthetic grass softball field in the Olympic Village of Tamatán required an investment of $ 10.6 million pesos, and will benefit an average of 4 thousand users, from 32 local leagues of this discipline.

Martín Rivera Romero, president of the Softball Association in the state, said that 39 years had to pass before a state administration carried out the construction of a Softball Stadium in this capital, unique in its kind.

Currently, there are 9 Tamaulipas softball players, a woman and 8 men, who are members of the Mexican National Team, who will represent the country, in this discipline in the next World Championships in New Zealand and Peru 2020.

Tamaulipas is renqueado nationwide among the 4 entities sóftboleres powers of Mexico.

The first digital shooting court has official measures and is endorsed by the International Sports Shooting Federation; this infrastructure that will benefit just over 100 athletes of different categories; The lounge is located within the facilities of the XNUMXst Century Sports Unit.

There, the synthetic grass court was inaugurated in the XXI Century Sports Unit, a sports space that will favor 3 athletes, both works required an investment of $ 8.4 million pesos.

The technical works of the works consisted of clearing of goals, tracing and leveling, masonry of concrete blocks filled with concrete, formation of earthworks, placement of goals, installation of steel grating, gates and synthetic grass, among others.

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