Luguelin, focus on 2015 Panamerican Games
Luguelin, focus on 2015 Panamerican Games

The sprinter Luguelin Santos proclaimed this Monday he is "very focused" to have a good presentation in Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, where he will defend his championship title.

Santos made it clear that this year also takes place when the World Athletics Championships, the event will "to give everything."

The sub Olympic champion offered these considerations during a press conference held at the Juan Ulises García Saleta (Wiche) lounge, the Dominican Olympic Committee, where he was accompanied by Mr. Luis Mejia Oviedo, president of COD and by Gerardo Suero Correa, president of the Dominican Federation of Athletics and Mr. Randolph Luna, marketing manager Mejía Alcalá Group, sponsor of Santos.

Referring to the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, Santos was emphatic in stating that he is "very focused on that event and then in the World (Athletics)".

The Dominican sprinter, winning silver medal in the Olympic Games in London 2012, said he feels "better than ever", also gave details of the preparation process that takes place, anticipating that at the present time has been doing better times than in previous years.

"If you notice, I'm much thinner now, that is the product of rigorous workouts that I'm having right now in the Parque del Este, where there are very good conditions," said the specialist in the 400 meter dash. Santos is spending about four hours daily to his workouts led by José Rubio.

Santos delivered a calendar of activities for 2015 that starts with his Participation on April 24 next to the Drake Relays, taking in Des Moines, United States; followed by the IAAF World Championships Relays, Nassau, Bahahamas; May 17 will attend the Shanghai Diamond League in Shanghai, China; from 21 to 23 May I have planned to come to the country to be present at the tournament Athletics Military Games; May 30 goes to the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League in Eugene, USA; June 11 will be present at the Diamond League Bislett Games in Oslo, Norway; July 4 will be in Paris to participate in the Diamond League; and July 12 will be in Edmonton for Track Classic in Edmonton, Canada.

Also attending the Pan American Games from 12 to 26 July, which will take place in Toronto, Canada; July 30 DN Galan goes to Stockholm Diamond League in Stockholm, Sweden; from 7 to 9 August NACAC assist the Senior Championship in San José, Costa Rica; from 22 to 30 August will be present at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China; September 3 goes to Zurich Diamond League and their calendar ends on September 8 in Zagreg, Greece.

In the press conference also spoke Randolph, who emphasized the athleticism of Santos and the group's commitment Mejía Alcalá with the athlete.

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