VALLEDUPAR, COLOMBIA (June 20, 2022) — On June 24, the Valledupar 2022 Bolivarian Games will officially begin with the participation of 11 countries from the continent: Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the Dominican Republic and Venezuela.
In total there will be more than 1700 athletes who will fight for medals in 44 sports disciplines: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, 3×3 Basketball, Handball, Baseball, Bowling, Boxing, Canoeing, BMX, Mountain biking, Track cycling, Cycling route, equestrian, fencing, water skiing, football, futsal, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline gymnastics, golf, judo, karate, weightlifting, wrestling, swimming, open water swimming, artistic swimming, skating, figure skating, water polo , Rowing, Rugby 7, Softball, Squash, Taekwondo, Tennis, Table Tennis, Archery, Triathlon, Sailing, Volleyball and Beach Volleyball.
An event that will not only take place in Valledupar, since the organization has also considered 4 sub-venues for these Games: Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Cali and Chimichagua
“The truth is that we have been preparing with great enthusiasm to host the Bolivarian Games in Valledupar, with the limitations of the moment that the world is experiencing due to the pandemic and the difficulties that a fairly strong winter wave has generated for us. in Colombia right now. However, we have been overcoming all this, and we are almost ready, and we are ready to receive all the delegations with great enthusiasm, in order to guarantee excellent games for the Bolivarian sports youth”, said the President of ODEBO, Balthazar Medina.
Panam Sports Chanel will broadcast the Bolivarian Games to the entire world through its application and website, adding a new regional event to its wide range of sporting events on its programming grid with 8 live signals from Colombia.
Faced with this Valledupar 2022 Alliance with the Panam Sports Channel, President Medina was emphatic in pointing out that “it is a great help for these Games. For ODEBO it represents a sign of brotherhood and solidarity of Panam Sports. That is why we thank President Neven Ilic for making the Panam Sports Channel available to us. We await you with open arms.”