Between September 4 and 16, 2018, the development and celebration of the “XXIII Master’s World Championship” takes place in the city of Malaga
Where, according to the World Federation of Master Athletes, more than 8,000 athletes from 103 countries, from five continents, are coming together. Championship that at the moment, has leader to Spain in the medal table.
From the Canary Islands have been displaced 102 athletes from all over the archipelago, with the shirt of the Spanish Athletics Selection, having previously made the relevant marks. And more specifically from La Gomera, there have been two: Ignacio Darias Castilla, in the M-60 Decathlon, which ended his participation last Friday, day 7; and Ralf Zink, who will conclude his next Sunday September 16 with his career in the Half Marathon. Both masters athletes, belonging to the Club Escuela Atletismo Almogrote-Cajacanarias.
Ignacio Sebastián José Darias Castilla, concluded his test, so full of faculties and difficulties in a just position. Well everyone knows that there are 10 tests: 100 m. smooth, long jump, shot put, high jump, 400 m. smooth; the first day and with the following five: 100 m. Hurdles, discus throw, pole vault, javelin throw, and finish with 1,500 m. smooth. His concluded test in Malaga, responded to his training throughout the summer. This way it would be able to finish between the 34 inscribed M-60, in the position 16. That is to say to be within the best athletes of the world, in the TOP-20.