In view of the growth of Canoeing in South America in recent years the Executive Board of the South American Canoe Confederation was re-elected in Chile during the 2014 South American Games unanimously by the support and organization of sport on the continent.
The President João Tomasini Schwertner follows front the organization for more four years and highlights the work done by the board.
“The COSURCA had hard work in these years and shown has a Board eager to further develop canoeing in South America. We’ll continue working very hard on developing the sport on all countries of the region.”
The Board of the South American Canoe Confederation re-elected has as Vice President Mr. Miguel Angel Fernández Rincón, from Colombia, and as Secretary General Mr. Hugo Cabral of Argentina. For the Canoe Sprint and Canoe Marathon Committees was re-elected Mr. Eduardo Ubal from Chile, for White Water Canoe (Canoe Slalom and Wildwater Canoeing) Mr. Adrian Rossi, Argentina, for the Arbitration Committee Mrs. Christina Lentino Vanicek, Brazil, for the Ocean Racing and Va’a Committees Mr. Robinson Román, Venezuela, and the Paracanoe Committee, Maiola Mr. Leonardo, of Brazil.