Canarian Championships in Lanzarote and La Gomera: 10 medals for the athletes from the Maxorata team
There was a double event last month for Canarian athletics in Lanzarote and La Gomera, two regional Olvides Lo Nuestro” after the Christmas holidays. The Sports' Council develops this initiative in the island's schools in order to promote and preserve traditional Canarian games and sports. The pupils of the IES Santo Tomás de Aquino in Puerto del Rosario and del IES Corralejo schools will be the first to resume those activities. For two weeks they will learn various activities such as: palo canario (Canarian stick), bola canaria (Canarian ball), salto del pastor (Shepherd's leap), pelotamano, billarda, pina and tángana. The specialist technicians have taught already in the schools of CEO Antigua, CPEIPS Sagrado Corazón and IES Jandía. After the Christmas holidays, the activities will resume in the schools of IES Santo Tomás de Aquino, IES Corralejo, IES La Oliva, IES San Diego de Alcalá, IES Puerto del Rosario, IES Vigán, CEO Puerto Cabras and IES Gran Tarajal.