The program ‘Marbella brand‘, promoted by the City Council, will sponsor the city team that will participate from October 23 to 30 in the World Sport Fishing, to be held in the city of Albufeira, located in the Algarve Portuguese. The Councilor for Sports, Manuel Cardeña, highlighted the level of the group’s members, who “will carry the name of Marbella to the largest event in the world of this sporting discipline.” For the mayor, “it is a pride to have such powerful ambassadors.”
The Marbella team is led by the captain, Pedro Partal, and composed of athletes Raúl Castillo, Francisco Javier Muñoz, Antonio Jesús Muñoz, David Alcántara and Francisco Javier Torres. The championship will begin on Saturday, October 23, with the reception of the participants, and will run until the following Saturday, with different tests being played throughout the week. The classification system will be that of catch and release and each country can participate with two clubs.