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Licufide students meet with great boxing figures

ZACATECAS. In recent days, students of the Degree in Physical Culture and Sports (Licufide) of the Autonomous University of Zacatecas (UAZ), went


ZACATECAS. In recent days, students of the Degree in Physical Culture and Sports (Licufide) of the Autonomous University of Zacatecas (UAZ), went to the Fernando Calderón Theater, where they held a sports talk with great boxing figures.

Among the athletes of national and international stature were José “Chepo” Reinoso, trainer of the boxer “El Canelo” Álvarez; Erick “Terrible” Morales, Irma “Guerita” Sánchez and Jorge “Travieso” Arce.

In welcoming them, the person in charge of the LICUFIDE Program, José Guadalupe Menchaca Fajardo, thanked the institution for its support in carrying out this type of event that promotes and encourages many of the young people in training to create a life project following the example of the guests, he told them that the Maximum House of Studies of Zacatecas is his home.

In her speech, Irma Sánchez, who has been world champion three times and is of Zacatecan origin, -her father is originally from Ojocaliente-, stated that, like many, they have had difficult life stories, especially due to the fact of venturing into a sport thought only for men.

She pointed out that she started boxing as self-defense, then she had to put a lot of effort and effort to achieve her championships, with this she showed many that if she could do things, she missed out on important events with her family, but she He earned the respect of a lot.

After all the interventions of the guests who spoke of the difficult moments they went through to get to where they are, as well as their achievements, photographs were taken with the university students.