Commissions inspect construction of venues in Nicaragua
MANAGUA, Nicaragua, February 2, 2017 - Representatives of the
different commissions involved in the organization of the XI
Sport Central American Games to take place in Nicaragua next
December, made an inspection visit to check out the stage level
of the construction works and the revamping of several playing
The visit included the multi-purpose gymnasium located at Luis
Alfonso Velasquez Flores Park, a massive building of 27-meter
high where the volleyball and basketball tournaments will be
disputed as well as the finals of boxing.
The venue will accommodate 8,000 spectators with an area of
7,500 square meters. The complex includes giants screens,
massage rooms, locker rooms, television and radio booths as well
as first-aid and anti-doping areas.
The members of the commissions also visited the new baseball
stadium, the tennis courts currently under construction, the new
Polideportivo España and the swimming pools complex.
The beach volleyball competitions will be held at Xolotlan
Boulevard in Managua while other disciplines will be played out
of Managua for specific conditions and the nature of the
The surfing competitions will take place in San Juan del Sur and
the open waters events will be in Granada. The city of Esteli
will host the women’s soccer tournament.