Ecuadorian Athletics Federation

The Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo (FEA; Ecuadorian Athletics Federation) is the governing body for athletics in Ecuador.[1] Current president is Manuel Bravo.

Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo
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SportAthletics
JurisdictionFederation
AbbreviationFEA
AffiliationIAAF
Regional affiliationCONSUDATLE
Affiliation date1925 (1925)
HeadquartersCuenca, Azuay
PresidentManuel Bravo
Vice president(s)Sandra Amparito Barragán
SecretaryDanilo Almeida
Official website
www.featle.org.ec
Ecuador

HistoryEdit

FEA joined CONSUDATLE in 1925.[2]

President until 2012 was Fausto Mendoza.[3][4] In October 2012, former long distance runner Franklin Tenorio was elected as new president.[5][6] However, after only one year, former football player Luis ‘El Chino’ Gómez was elected to replace Tenorio.[7][8] After only one week, he already resigned and his vice-president, former middle distance runner and 1990 South American Games 800m silver medallist Manuel Bravo from Cuenca took office as new FEA president.[9]

FEA comprises the associations and provincial committees of Ecuador.[4]

FEA maintains Ecuadorian records in athletics.

AffiliationsEdit

FEA is the national member federation for Ecuador in the following international organisations:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Estatutos de la Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo (PDF) (in Spanish), Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo, archived from the original (PDF) on June 10, 2012, retrieved September 29, 2012
  2. ^ Historial - El origen de la ConSudAtle, CONSUDATLE, archived from the original on June 21, 2011, retrieved September 29, 2012
  3. ^ Federacion Ecuatoriana de Atletismo, IAAF, retrieved January 7, 2013
  4. ^ a b Federación Ecuatoriana De Atletismo (in Spanish), Comité Olímpico Ecuatoriano, archived from the original on October 1, 2012, retrieved September 29, 2012
  5. ^ Dirigentes sin aval internacional (in Spanish), El Universo, archived from the original on December 13, 2012, retrieved January 7, 2013
  6. ^ DIRECTORIO 2012 (in Spanish), Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo, retrieved January 7, 2013
  7. ^ Un exfutbolista es el nuevo presidente de la Federación Ecuatoriana de Atletismo (in Spanish), El Comercio, October 3, 2013, retrieved January 18, 2014
  8. ^ Franklin Tenorio comenta sobre su salida de la Federación de Atletismo (in Spanish), Teleamazonas, October 4, 2013, archived from the original on February 1, 2014, retrieved January 18, 2014
  9. ^ El ‘Chino’ Gómez renunció a la FEA y el cargo lo asumirá un exatleta (in Spanish), El Comercio, October 10, 2013, retrieved January 18, 2014

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