Seven Algarve speed skaters are part of the Portuguese call for the World Roller Games in Barcelona (Spain), which in June and July are the World Championships of the various variants of skating.
The call for speed skating competitions was announced yesterday by the Portuguese Skating Federation, similar to the other variants.
In seniors, the most categorizing Portuguese skater, Diogo Marreiros (Roller Lagos), leads the entourage of five invited elements, all of them from Algarve.
The athlete of Lagos will have the company of teammate Miguel Bravo and three athletes of the Sport Group of Lagoa: Duarte Souza, Andreia Canha and Carolina Ferreira.
The juniors Manuel Martins and Mariana Melo, both from GD Lagoa, are also part of the call for the tests of their echelon.
The World Roller Games speed skating races will run from July 7 to 14.