Forty-four years of the Diaz-Flor Olympic silver in Montreal-76

The silver medal obtained by the K-4 at the Montreal’76 Games, the first of the 16 Olympic medals of Spanish canoeing, turned 44 this Friday, as recalled by the Spanish Federation. The ceutí José Ramón López Díaz-Flor was part of that boat. Herminio Menéndez, Luis Gregorio Ramos Misioné, the ceutí José Ramón López Díaz-Flor and José María Esteban Celorrio, the crew of that boat, predict that the Spanish Olympic harvest will increase with at least three other medals in Tokyo …

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World Athletics will propose the recovery of cross as an Olympic discipline in 2024

Pere Casacuberta, the last white gold in the Cross World Championship 36 years ago, World Athletics wants to recover cross as an Olympic discipline a century later. The discipline of cross country has already been contested in three Olympic editions: Stockholm 1912, Antwerp 1920 and Paris 1924 with three Finnish triumphs by Hannes Kolehmainen and Paavo Nurmi, the team victories of Sweden and Finland and the scarce presence of a dozen countries. . Spain participated in the last two editions …

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