AMLO pledges support for Mexican athletes at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Tuesday congratulated Mexican athletes who stood out at the Pan American and Parapan American Games, ensuring they have everything to shine at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.

AMLO assumed that the support of the OG delegation in France was guaranteed.

We are proud of our performance at the Pan American Games. We have enough to win a lot of medals at the Olympic Games. Now it is my turn to defend you and I will receive you with honor. This will be the farewell to our government.

At the National Palace, López Obrador led the presentation of the 2023 National Sports Award and the recognition of the Mexicans who finished third in the medal tally at the Pan American Games and third at the Para American Games in Santiago, Chile.

With 52 gold, 38 silver and 52 bronze medals, Mexico retained third place in the continental competition, surpassed only by the United States and Brazil, and at the Parapan American Games it came in fourth place with 29 gold, 46 silver and 50 bronze .

The President praised the work of families and coaches, emphasizing the value of sports in maintaining health and the fact that, if supported, they promote healthy activity.

“The ideal is to practice it, but passion is something extraordinary that gives satisfaction,” said López Obrador, who plays baseball in his spare time and is more involved in this sport than others, so much so that in his speech on the decisions of the leader said. of Mexico in the World Classic.

(With information from EFE)

Source: La Neta Neta