TO PUERTO RICO
congratulates the Puerto Rico Swimming Federation (FPN) on being
re-admitted to the Puerto Rico National Olympic Committee after
several months of suspension. We are pleased that, as a result, its
competitors will now be able to participate in the CAC Games
Veracruz 2014 and in future events of the Olympic movement. We wish
the Puerto Rico Swimming Federation success under the new
leadership of Morgan Toro and his new Executive.
forward to continue to assist its national federation for the
benefit of its competitors and the development of the aquatic
sports in our region.
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Last night, by unanimous decision, the delegates of
thePuerto Rico Olympic Committee approved the re
affiliations of the Puerto
Rican Swimming Federation.
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In a unanimous vote, the Puerto Rico
Olympic Committee (Copur) decided to reinstate the agency to the
Puerto Rican Swimming Federation (FPN).
As established in the regulation
Copur the FPN shall primarily delegate Morgan Toro. While
Andres Solivan act as alternate delegate.
"Yesterday (Wednesday) at the
Executive Committee saw the application for membership they did in
March. The Committee gave its approval, "said Sara Rosario,
president of Copur.
"The vote was unanimous by the
plenary, delegates departing President Toro Morgan and Andrew
Solivan alternate delegate, as established by the rules of the
Olympic Committee," said Rosario.
The FPN was out of Copur in 2013 amid
disputes arising the prior year that were not resolved
Rosario said in a press release that
is very satisfied and pleased with the decision, as they benefit
all who make up the federal agency.
"All this time we have been in
support for athletes, even though he was not affiliated. It
was a difficult time exceeding that positively benefits everyone,
"We turn the page on this bitter
process. It gives tranquility to athletes and all who work in
our five disciplines, "said Toro, meanwhile.
The president of the FPN said that it
was a difficult process and "great lesson for everyone."
The FPN serves the disciplines of
swimming, synchronized swimming, diving, water polo and open
The selections for each event will be certified by the Department
of High Performance October 14 to participate in the XXII Central
American and Caribbean to be held from 14 to 30 November in
Veracruz 2014 Games, added Copur.
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