- Posted June 26, 2014 by
Short hills, New Jersey
More than 2000 people are eager to join the race
Because of the temperate conditions of Brazil all year round .It has been established as a significant sporting culture. Also the sports are widely played and popular among the majority of the population and they also varied in nature as well. Most famous sports in Brazil are judo, Golf, Football, Racing; Boxing, Curling, water polo, Athletic, Sailing, and Surfing etc.
According to the result of a survey of municipal sports, legal status and teens more than 2000 people have enrolled themselves to be a part of eighth edition 10km route of Governor Race Dante Oliveria being held on 6th July. The race is being attended by the athletes who are above 18 years which include males, females, specially challenged, senior citizens etc. The famous person Late Dante Oliveria is behind this race, because this race was firstly organized in 2007 as a tribute to him and was named as Governor Dante de Oliveria. He was a renowned Brazilian athlete who won a gold medal in the triple jump and the long jump .But he died on 6th June in 2006. So this day is celebrated by arranging a race to raise an honor to him for his victory. So that he can be a motivation for all the athletes and all the population would always remember him for his victories. He lost his leg in a car accident near São Paulo in which then afterwards, he became a vocal supporter for the rights of the disabled. That’s why disabled are also invited in this race for participation as he was a supporter of them.
Initially the proposal was submitted by the city council in combination with technical coordinator for the event after reaching the number of indistinct proposal the approval was taken and a wide range of population was able to participate in the race of gradual trend. The beginning was from Avenida Miguel Sutil.
We are charmed here to see the impact of the event among the population, how they are super excited to attend this sports event. The highlight here is that the individuals who are going to participate in the event are not sure about they may win or lose but they are ready to participate with their enthusiasm. Although the winners will be provided by a kit with chip and t-shirt but the participants are not much worried about it.
Delivery kit: These kits will be distributed free of cost to the participants. It includes a chip number, custom t-shirt with the event logo and after the completion of the event these t-shirts and chip kits will be taken back from the participants during this process they have to provide their identification and enrollment proof.
Prepaid entries are mandatory for most of these types of races and many times discounts are offered on early entry deposit. Dates or venue might be changed in rare cases but we still recommend contacting the event planners before making travel arrangements. Check out more about this news here.