The athletes Cláudio Pires and André Sousa, from the Martial Arts Club of São Brás de Alportel, will represent the Algarve at the Savate Boxe Française / Open de Cannes event, which will be held in France on Saturday, 25.
For Savate Boxe Française, the best athletes with national and international titles are invited, "which is very proud of the Algarve club", says the president of the emblem, Rui Oliveira.
At the level of training of athletes, and at the level of athletes already consecrated, the club são-brasense is very active. "An important dynamic for us in every way. To encourage the kids to practice sports and health and to represent the municipality of São Brás de Alportel in the area of martial arts, "he added, quoted in a statement by the local authority.
The participation in this event does not exhaust the reasons of pride for the athletes são-brasenses. Recently, on May 4, the young athlete Nádia Bernardino, 14, stood out at the DFC – Dynamite Fighting Champioship 19 gala in Sines, where about 20 national and international athletes participated.
In addition to the competitive side, participation in these events allows athletes contact with new combat techniques and improve athletes' performance and curriculum.
Experiences that also serve as preparation for the athletes for another Gala Summer Fight Night, which the Martial Arts Club of São Brás de Alportel is preparing to perform next July 13 at the Municipal Sports Center of São Brás de Alportel.