Rafal will host the 2nd Padel Tournament held in the municipality on the 7th, 8th and 9th of September. The sporting event is part of the programming of the patron saint festivities in honor of the Virgen del Rosario. The championship, which will take place at the municipal sports center, aims to bring together great lovers and professionals of this sport from all the region of Vega Baja and enjoy three days of paddle with great doses of sportsmanship.
The tournament offers the categories 3º, 4º and 5º masculine and they will have to formalize the inscription with an installment of eighteen euros per player to the telephone number 606783287. This contact is also available to consult doubts about the competition or any informative aspect that the participants want to request. Registration will close on September 3.
At the end of the competition, the first and second classified in each category will be awarded. In the 3rd category, the first classified will obtain a trophy plus one hundred euros per pair and the second classified one trophy plus fifty euros per pair. The winners of the 4th category will get their trophy plus eighty euros per pair, for their part the second classified will also have their trophy plus forty euros. In the 5th category both classified will be awarded with a trophy and a dinner.
The mayor of Sports, José Yeray Paredes, has indicated that “from the City we are willing to support any initiative that promotes sports and healthy habits.” Matizaba also that “this tournament is a great opportunity for lovers of paddle to come to Rafal and know our town and enjoy our hospitality and all that our municipality can offer.” He also said that “we hope to surpass last year’s figures and that more than 38 couples participate, which, although it was a very good figure to be the first, to overcome it will always be a symbol of success”.