The Página Siete reports:
Bolivia achieved gold in the South American Kickboxing
The Santa Cruz born, Iván Ibarbe, from the Club Kanock Out Training Center of Santa Cruz, won the gold medal on the last day of the Ninth South American Championship of kick boxing, which took place in Santiago de Chile from 10 to 13 this month [December, 2015].
The Bolivian competed in the category up to 67 kg and in the final, he faced a tough Brazilian. The national representative could get afloat in the fight, that always becomes complicated in this kind of tournament.
The effort and dedication gave good results in the international competition and the illusion of follow along the same path.
In addition, the national pugilists Ciro Justiniano, Daniel Gentilli, Pamela Alba, Tayahis Rengel, Josué Portilla, Renzo Martínez, William Blanco and Junior Negrete won bronze medals in their categories.