32 UANL Athletes to participate in Pan American University Games

The Mexican National Team that will participate in the Pan American University Games will include 32 UANL athletes who will participate in the disciplines of chess, athletics, judo, weightlifting, and archery.

From October 15 to 25, the city of Merida, Yucatan, will host the second edition of the Pan American University Games, an event organized in Mexico by Consejo Nacional del Deporte y la Educación (CONDDE) and endorsed by the International University Sports Federation (FISU).

The event will bring together more than 1,500 athletes from 13 countries of the American continent in 11 sports disciplines such as athletics, indoor volleyball, indoor soccer, association soccer, taekwondo, chess, archery, basketball, weightlifting, judo, and table tennis.

As for the current champions of the National University Games, UANL Tigres, 32 athletes, 5 coaches, and 1 technical commissioner have been called so far, and the final list of the joint sports teams is awaited.

So far, UANL Tigres have contributed the following athletes in the disciplines of athletics (20), judo (5), archery (4), weightlifting (2), and chess (1).

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