In the state of Cojedes, the second Cojedes 2021 Mini Canoeing Festival was held, a space where more than 50 athletes from the states of Yaracuy, Lara, Falcón and Cojedes gathered.
In the "Los Caribes" lagoon of the Ezequiel Zamora municipality, a space recovered by the government and the Regional Sports Institute of Cojedes, the 8 participating clubs showed the dominance and strength of the athletes between the ages of 8 and 13 years old. .
The Venezuelan Canoeing Federation and the Cojedes Regional Canoeing League, endorsed this meeting held for the first time in San Carlos, this was announced by the president of the Venezuelan Canoeing Federation, who also stressed that the purpose is to seek the massification of national level and being able to lead athletes to compete at the Olympic level.
Sebastián Lares, an 8-year-old athlete, belonging to the “El Arañero de Sabaneta” Mini Boating Club, highlighted that for approximately 3 years he has been practicing boating and that during this festival he greatly enjoyed the company of his companions and the competition , where Cojedes ranked first by obtaining 9 gold, 7 silver and 8 bronze medals.