Ministerio del Deporte

Ecuadorian government gave $ 6 million for preparation of national athletes

Yesterday, Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa together with the Ministry of Sport gave $6 million for the physical training to the 86 athletes who will represent Ecuador at the Olympic Games next July 27. As part of the High Performance 2012 Plan, the Ecuadorian representatives...
2011 Pan American Games: More Gold Medal for Ecuador in Weightlifting

2011 Pan American Games: Gold Medal for Ecuador in Weightlifting

Today the Ecuadorian weightlifter Jorge David Arroyo, 20 years, won a gold medal for his country in the 2011 Panamerican Games in Guadalajara, Mexico after lifting a total of 395 kilos (185 in snatch and 210 in clean and jerk). Arroyo has won three gold medals at the World Junior...