Autumn has arrived and with it the offer of sports activities from the Alconchel City Council, which this year has included, in addition to the sports that are usually practiced, taekwondo and boxing classes.
In the case of taekwondo, the monitor will be the Oliventino Castor Álvaro Cordero, monitor of this sporting discipline and five-time champion of Extremadura 3rd Dan, who will be in charge of teaching the classes to girls and boys between the ages of 6 and 14. According to the council, the registration cost will be 20 euros per month and classes are scheduled to be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
As far as boxing classes are concerned, it will be the alconchelero Juan Carlos Lancho Nogales, monitor of this discipline with a federative qualification, who is in charge of teaching it to people over 9 years old. The classes will be in the adjacent room of the municipal gym, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and registration will cost 15 euros per month.
This year they repeat the skating classes for children born between 2014 and 2018, both inclusive. They will take place on the institute’s sports court, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. For any questions in this regard, you can contact us by email at [email protected]
Regarding spinning, pilates and maintenance gymnastics classes, the Alconchel City Council maintains the monthly fee of 5 euros, and you must also register through the aforementioned email and pay the fee through the bank.
Pilates classes will be on Tuesdays and Fridays, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the hall of the ‘Enrique Tierno Galván’ Social Center; spinning will be taught in groups of 10 people in the municipal gym, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; while the maintenance gymnastics will be in the Social Center room, on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
As usual, these classes will be taught by Francisco Javier Díaz Manchadosports promoter of the Integral Commonwealth of the Olivenza Region to which Alconchel belongs, within the Sports Dynamization program of the Government of Extremadura.
In the 2022-2023 season, the Municipal Sports School is also promoting volleyball, for those born between 2005 and 2014, both inclusive, for which on September 19 there was an information meeting to formalize the different categories.
In addition, there will also be indoor soccer, in the categories of Zagalín (born between 2017 and 2018), Prebenjamín (born between 2015 and 2016), Benjamín (born in 2014) and Alevín (born in 2011, 2012 and 2013). He will continue to direct the training sessions Manuel Barras Nogales.