Ferrol surrendered yesterday, once again and it will not be the last, before the impressive career of the best athlete in its history: the triathlete Javier Gómez Noya, who once again received the love and recognition of his city during the nineteenth Gala del Deporte Ferrolán, a party with half a thousand guests that was held from 20.00:XNUMX p.m. at the FIMO facilities, and on this occasion, at the end of the awards ceremony, instead of a dinner, an aperitif was offered to the attendees to this annual sports festival.
The reign of Gómez Noya makes any vote unnecessary to choose the best athlete from Ferrol. No doubts. The triathlete returned to close a great year achieving the triumph in the World Cup, in the European Championship, as well as the National one in this triple specialty.
Yesterday, he collected his seventh Carabela de Prata as the Best Ferrol Athlete of the year, in awards that recognize the trajectory of the athletes of the Coruña town, and in which the winners were about forty modalities or disciplines, from athletics to water polo , including tennis, rowing, handball, hunting, golf, swimming, chess, paddle tennis, rugby, sailing or archery, among others. Thus, up to 37 different sports.
Together with Noya, the archery shooter Iria Grandal, who was awarded the Patronato de Deportes Trophy; to the Tirso de Molina school as the Best Promotion Club after its one hundred years of history and for being one of the institutions from which many of the new values and promises of sport in the city come.
The Best Manager award went to Pilar Rodriguez, from the Club Valdetires futsal team. And that of Vieja Gloria for Miguel Loureiro Rico, for his career in the world of basketball. As for the promises, the judoka Sergio Trillo received their trophy, in the male category, and the triathlete Camila Alonso in the female category.
The organization that closed the 2010 gala with the delivery of nine special mentions, and with an aperitif in the entrance hall of the FIMO Ferrol.
Tonight Gómez Noya participates in the triathlon gala where he will receive another award.