The pedal rider Alejandro Parra Perez from Holguin will intervene in the Tour to San Luis, Argentina, from the 21st to the 28th, a turn inserted in the preparation of our drivers for the Central American and Caribbean Games of Barranquilla, Colombia, in July and August to come
Alejandro, selected Rookie of the Year 2017 in this northeastern territory, integrates the Antillean sextet with Pedro Portuondo (Santiago de Cuba), Félix Nodarse (Artemisa), Christian Pérez (Matanzas), Leandro Marcos (Havana) and Hidalgo Vera (Guantánamo) , while the ex-athlete Adonis Cardoso will act as coach.
This young cyclist last year won a regional gold medal in the madison race in the Pan American Championship played in Trinidad and Tobago, bronze in his own specialty in the Cuba Cup as well as tenth place in the individual general classification of the National Road Classic .
His promotion started in 2016 when he won the gold medal in the points race in the Cuba Cup, in addition to five medals (two gold medals) in the National Youth Olympiad, where he was the most outstanding athlete in cycling.
In the V Classic of the Cuban pedal, to begin on February 14, Alejandro Parra Pérez will be a key player in the performance of the Holguin team, located in a meritorious third position the previous year.
The multicolored serpentine will arrive at the City of Parks in the third stage, on Friday the 16th, coming for the first time from Santiago de Cuba, 150 kilometers long.