In the first days of July will be carried out the 30th Summer Universiade Napoli 2019 are around the corner and, FISU AMERICA will be represented by some of the countries that compose it. In this case is the time of the Chile’s Delegation(FENAUDE) and we talked with Victor Méndez, president of the federation.
‘We are with a lot of expectations to participate and we have prepared in the best way possible. We worked during this semester to take the most competitive delegation in this new World University Games in Napoli’.
The Chilean representatives will be around 100, with 73 students-athletes and, the remaining will have the role of officials(coaches, delegates, medical staff, among other things).
The first group will leave on 29th of June, and the remaining will be separated between the 30th of June and 1st of July.
The sports that will have representation of the South American country will be: athletics, fencing, judo, taekwondo, table tennis, and male volleyball.
Méndez also commented about the excitement of the FENAUDE facing this World University Games: ‘We are so encouraged and happiness for being part again in such a sport event and position Chile at the top’.