The European Taekwondo Championship in La Nucía you will not easily forget the name of Benalmádena thanks to the young Laura Tome, which returns to give another joy to the sport of Benalmadena with a new achievement in this European event, in which together with five more colleagues from the martial arts school ‘Doyang Center’, participates on behalf of the Spanish team.
Laura Tome, as Ole Benalmádenaannounced, led the podium as European champion and, today, Saturday, the last day of the championship, she stands out again, achievingthird place in team combat. The members of the Benalmádena martial arts school return to the city with their heads held high and leaving the name of Benalmádena written with honors in this European championship.
As explained by his instructor, Maximiliano Montiel, “it has been a very enriching experience and we return to Benalmádena very proud because in addition to Laura’s achievements, several more boys were at the gates of the medal”.
The ITF Junior and Senior 2021 European Taekwondo Championship has brought together a total of 575 athletes of 29 different nationalities in Alicante, and has mobilized no less than 1,060 people including athletes, coaches, judges, managers and companions.