The Councilor for Sports of the City of Lorca, Irene Jódar, will present on Monday 29 at the Municipal Plenary corresponding to the month of July a motion for the denomination of the Sports Complex of La Torrecilla with the name Antonio Vidal Ruiz.
Jódar explained that it is about recognizing the trajectory of Antonio Vidal Ruiz who "dedicated nearly 40 years of his life to the promotion, promotion and development of sport in Lorca, and made him absolutely convinced that sport is a tool for education and an element of social cohesion. "
The Councilor detailed that "Antonio Vidal managed to introduce many people in the world of sport, managed to create sports clubs and activate those that already existed, harmonized relations between them, knew how to channel their demands and respond to their needs, placed Lorca as a paradigm of good sportsmanship and as a model for organizing activities, tests and championships. "
Irene Jódar reported that "among its main contributions are the creation of The Guadaporte Sports Games, the Municipal Sports Board, the achievement of the La Torrecilla Sports Complex, as well as many other sports facilities such as the Felipe VI Sports Complex, the Pavilions of San José and Las Alamedas or the San Antonio Sports Complex that were a consequence of their vision and effort in the promotion and promotion of sport. "
The Edil has revealed "that the motion to feel the majority of the representatives of the Sectorial Council of Physical Activity and Sports of the City and public recognition is necessary to the figure of Antonio Vidal, who first as a technician and teacher and later in political functions during his long period as sports councilor of the City of Lorca, he got a remarkable sports facilities equipment and generated a significant volume of resources in favor of sport. "
Jódar Pérez says that "it is a proposal that pursues the objective of recognizing the participation and dedication of those people who have been selflessly and continuously showing their solidarity to the collaboration and help towards their neighbors and fellow citizens."
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca