Tribute continues to Helmut Bellingrodt. commemorate

Follow the celebration of the fiftieth anniversary. The Government of the Atlantic held an event in Helmut Bellingrodt’s honor, commemorating that silver medal that Barranquilla’s archer won at the Munich Olympics that took place half a century ago, marking the first medal an athlete achieved for Colombia.

The also world ‘wild boar shooting’ champion arrived this Wednesday morning at Casa Catinchi, a place used by the government to serve distinguished visitors, where they continue the ceremony honoring Helmut’s achievement.

The Olympic medalist was grateful for the recognition and emphasized that the most important thing for him is “to leave a legacy to the new generations of the knowledge he has gained through his experience”.

Source: El heraldo