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IV Pan-American Speed Skating Cup
March 21-24, 2003 in Yopal, Colombia
This Article in Spanish
The Skating Federation of Colombia is pleased to
invite the speed skating clubs of the American continent,
who are affiliated with the Pan-American Roller Sports
to participate in the
IV Pan-American Cup of Speed Skating Clubs,
to be held March 21 through 24, 2003 in the City of Yopal in the
Republic of Colombia. The event is being organized by:
PAN-AMERICAN ROLLER SPORTS FEDERATION
SKATING FEDERATION OF COLOMBIA
GOVERNMENT OF CASANARE
Track Events: March 21-23, 2003
Marathon: March 24, 2003
Friday, March 21 at 8:00 a.m. at the
"Caney del Soldado en la Brigada" in Yopal.
Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded
to the first three finishers in each event.
3 points for each gold medal
2 points for each silver medal
1 point for each bronze medal.
Claims and Disputes:
All claims and disputes will be arbitrated
according to the regulations of the
International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS).
All track events will take place at the Yopal
Municipal Speed Skating Track
(Municipal Patinódromo of Yopal), which is
200 meters long by 6 meters wide, with a surface
of smooth, polished cement.
The marathon for all categories of skaters will
take place on a 3 kilometer circuit through the city
of Yopal, on
Avenida Ciudad de Nunchía, which has excellent
asphalt for skating.
Judges will be selected by the
Pan-American Roller Sports Federation.
The Pan-American Roller Sports Federation and the Skating
Federation of Colombia
cannot take responsibility by accidents and injuries
that might occur during the event, therefore
each athlete must provide their own medical insurance
for the event.
Hand protection is required for this event,
and full knee, wrist, and elbow protection
is required for Infantile Category B.
Paramedics, an ambulance, fire fighters,
and representatives from the Red Cross will
be on hand at all events.
Pan-American Roller Sports Federation
Skating Federation of Colombia
International Roller Sports Federation
Government of Colombia
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