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.

Central American Isthmus Athletic Confederation (CADICA)
Logo Cadica 2010.jpg
Formation1964
TypeSports federation
Membership
7 member federations
Secretary General
Costa Rica Andrhea Briceño
President
Honduras Ing. Calixto Sierra
WebsiteAtletismoCADICA.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 federationsEdit

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.

Country Federation 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, archived from the original on November 24, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012
  3. ^ Resultados (in Spanish), CADICA, January 3, 2012, archived from the original on November 24, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012
  4. ^ Paises Miembros (in Spanish), CADICA, February 12, 2012, archived from the original on November 24, 2012, retrieved August 19, 2012

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