CADICA (Spanish: Confederación Atlética del Istmo Centroamericano; Central American Isthmus Athletic Confederation) is the regional confederation governing body of athletics for national governing bodies and multi-national federations within Central America.

CADICA
Logo Cadica 2010.jpg
Formation1964
TypeSports federation
Membership
7 member federations
President
Honduras Ing. Calixto Sierra
Websitewww.atletismocadica.org (in Spanish)

The organization was founded in 1964, shortly before the second Central American Championships in Athletics were held.[1] The current president is Ing. Calixto Sierra from Honduras.[2]

ChampionshipsEdit

CADICA organizes the following championships:[3]

Member associationsEdit

CADICA consists of 7 member federations.[4] 6 of them are members of NACAC, while Panamá is member of CONSUDATLE. Moreover, all 7 are also members of CACAC.

Nation Organisation Website
  Belize Belize Amateur Athletic Association
  Costa Rica Federación Costarricense de Atletismo http://www.fecoa.org
  El Salvador Federación Salvadoreña de Atletismo http://atletismoelsalvador.org/
  Guatemala Federación Nacional de Atletismo de Guatemala http://www.atletismoguate.com
  Honduras Federación Nacional Hondureña de Atletismo http://condepah.org/dr
  Nicaragua Federación Nicaragüense de Atletismo
  Panama Federación Panameña de Atletismo

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historia del Atletismo en El Salvador. ¿Te has preguntado como nació el atletismo en nuestro país y como a sido su evolución? (in Spanish), Federación Salvadoreña de Atletismo, retrieved August 19, 2012
  2. ^ Comite Ejecutivo (in Spanish), CADICA, February 12, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012
  3. ^ Resultados (in Spanish), CADICA, January 3, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012
  4. ^ Paises Miembros (in Spanish), CADICA, February 12, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012

External linksEdit