Benidorm hosts the Spanish Fit Kid Championship at Palau d'Esports l'Illa de Benidorm
Palau d'Esports l'Illa of Benidorm will host on June 22 and 23 the Spanish Championship of Fit Kid, a sports specialty within the Spanish Federation of Sports Dance, and which will be qualifying for the European Championship that will take place next October in Budapest (Hungary).
Arturo Cabrillo, acting councilor of sports, explained that "Benidorm has become the headquarters of all the National Championships of this specialty since in 2015 it was the headquarters of the European Championship, and that proves that there is an excellent connection".
Laura García, Fit Kid technician of the Spanish Federation, stressed that "last year, after a long career, Fit Kid was consolidated as a federated sport, under the protection and recognition of the Federation." This sport specialty has experienced an increase considerable of federal licenses in recent years, reaching in 2019 more than 1000 licenses. "
Regarding the Championship, he added that "Saturday 22 will be the individual modality and Sunday 23 will be for the group categories, participating the autonomous communities of Murcia, Andalusia and the Valencian Community, being the one that contributes the most to the championship, being a total of 200 athletes ranging in age from 6 to 25 years ".