The Mayor of Totana, José Martínez Andreo, presented the Gold Shield of the City to the current president of the Olympic Totana, Roque Navarro, coinciding with the commemoration of 50 anniversary of its founding and in the course of a triangular tournament friendly beneficial for the victims of Lorca.
The event was held at the municipal stadium "Juan Cayuela" of Totana, and was attended by the Councillor for Sports, José Antonio Valverde Queen, promoter of this initiative, and former presidents and former directors of Atletico and relatives of Juan Cayuela .
The recognition took place on the lawn of the soccer field, following the protocol set out in Regulation for the Award of Distinguished Honors and Awards Hall and Noble Leal Ciudad de Totana, which in Title 3 provides the rules for granting Shield Gold
This title is given to reward and recognize outstanding achievements attending the persons, entities or corporations, both domestic and foreign, that provide services or benefits dispensed or honors cultural, social and sporting events to the town of Totana.
This initiative was carried out from a point of the Department of Sports, which was discussed at the regular plenary session last January, on the occasion of the celebration of that anniversary of Totana Olympic Club, which will see the conclusion of other celebrations.
The beginning of the procedure was approved unanimously by all political groups on 27 January 2011, which had a total of 22 accessions.
At the suggestion was that the Olympic Totana has been throughout these five decades has been one of the windows of sports promotion, tourism and social.
In the same motion, stated that he has always been the reflection of a philosophy of coexistence and understanding of this sport in this town, where young people have joined a pool Totana had the desire to compete at the highest team his people.
In recent years, the city has prompted the granting of this title with other cultural institutions and educational for their contribution to society totanera as has been the musical group, the Coral Santiago and the school made "Reina Sofía", respectively.
After the event was held in the triangular tournament to benefit earthquake victims in Lorca, which faced a selection of players from Atletico Lorca, the Olympic and Olympic combined Veterans.
On the other hand, the president of Olympic Totana, Roque Navarro, presented also about the trio arbitral commemorative gifts that assists in this charity event, while the mayor did the captains of the three teams.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana. Foto: Totana.com