Gold Medal for Piedra and Chalá in South American Games

Byron Piedra gave the ninth gold medal for Ecuador, yesterday at the South American Games in Chile. The athlete from Cuenca won the 10,000-meter dash with a time of 28:48:31. “It’s a big motivation for having defeated top athletes and to give this joy to my...
2011 Pan American Games: Gold and Silver for Ecuador

2011 Panamerican Games: Gold and Silver for Ecuador

The Ecuadorian weightlifter, Maria Alexandra Escobar won the first gold medal for Ecuador in the 2011 Panamerican Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. After promising his son Dominic, 5, she would win the gold medal, Escobar won the 58 kg category weightlifting test. The Colombian...