From the first dive, attention on the Spanish triathlete, Francisco Javier Gómez Noya, was latent.
The experience of the world champion and sub Olympic champion two years ago in London was evident yesterday upon winning the third version of the Ironman 70.3 competition held in Panama.
'Culture is our Ship' is the slogan that identifies the third year of the Festival Abierto, to take place on the grounds of the Omar Recreation and Cultural Park on March 22nd and 23nd, commemorating the anniversary of the union of the two seas and the cultural exchange it sparked, such as the benefits and consequences brought by the construction of the Panama Canal.
The third Ironman Panama 70.3 is already sold out. This event, which will be held on Sunday, February 16, has 800 competitors, and of them 250 are Panamanians.
Its geographical position, air connectivity, growing hotel infrastructure with several prestigious multinational chains, expanding road networks with modern highways and corridors that streamline traffic within the city, construction of the new Amador Convention Center, and the incentives created by the Panama Tourism Authority (ATP) make the isthmus an exceptional venue for events and conventions at an international scale.
Over the last several years the coffee farm Finca Lérida, located in Boquete, Chiriquí Province, has gained acclaim for its agritourism through the hospitality of its highlands boutique hotel, but now the company is taking advantage of its agricultural platform to market their specialty or gourmet coffees in South Korea.
The Biomuseo earned the top ranking of platinum in the Engineering Excellence Awards, sponsored by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Washington. The Biomuseo was recognized in the competition as the greatest engineering project undertaken by a company in the state of Washington.
The advertising campaign "Panama is possible" jointly launched by the Panama Tourism Authority (ATP) and the Panamanian Aviation Company (Copa Airlines) created more than U.S. $25 million in revenue for the country, based on estimates made by these entities.