The Mexican gymnastics teamto represent Mexico on Panamerican Gamestrapped in Israel, the place where the war broke out a few hours ago. The coach commented on ESPN who has contacted the Secretariat of National Defense (SEVEN) and “concerned about the current situation.”
“We are concerned about the current situation,” he said ESPN, Blajaith Aguilarcoach of Mexican gymnastics team. “In terms of SEVEN “They contacted us to monitor our situation,” he said Israel.
the Mexican gymnastics team can be seen in Israel do camp before their participation in Pan American Games 2023, made in Santiago de Chile. They plan to leave the country in the middle of a war on October 16, although now they have to wait for instructions.
“We have our return flight scheduled for Monday, October 16, but I don’t know if the situation becomes more tense, what should be done,” explained the coach in an interview with ESPN. “We know the airport is oversaturated and flights are being canceled.”
In this regard, CONADE They were informed that they were waiting for instructions, while the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had no contact with the athletes.
“In terms of foreign relations, they haven’t contacted us about what protocol to follow,” he said. Blajaith Aguilarcoach of the team that won a gold medal in the Central American Games.
The authorities of Israel They were told what protocols and routes to follow if they had to take refuge in a bunker, because of the war against Palestine.
“In the part of the center where we are on the way to the preparation camp Panamerican Games “They explained to us the protocols and the locations of the bunkers,” he said. Blajaith Aguilar.