Saturday 11 September 2021 | 17:07
This Sunday, the national athlete Macarena reyes ended his sports career. Through her Instagram account, the outstanding athlete announced her retirement and said goodbye to the circuit with the current national long jump record.
“No more jumping in the sand for me. Despite being a decision already made a few years ago, since my last competition in the South American Adult, I have lived this new life in a silent way and a couple of times verbalized, ”the multi-medalist began referring to.
Macarena did not miss the opportunity to thank her nucleus, expressing that “I can not more than happiness for all that has been achieved. Very grateful for all the people who surrounded me on this path, especially my father and mother, they gave even what they did not have so that I could grow as an athlete, as a professional and as a person “.
The athlete puts an end to a career marked by endless successes and medals, among which are gold in the 2013 South American Adult, silver in the 2012 Latin American and 2017 South American, among other achievements.
Some of his most notable achievements are:
🥇South American Adult 2013.
🥈Sudamericana Adult 2017.
🥈Iberoamericana Adult 2012.
🥈Bolivariana Adult 2017.
🥇South American Youth 2003.
Thanks for everything Maca 🇨🇱… Success in whatever comes! (End Thread 👆)#ChileCompite pic.twitter.com/WdQbAp1MG1
– #ChileCompite (@INDChileOficial) September 11, 2021
“I am tremendously happy. I delivered everything on the training and competition track. I have nothing left in my pockets. I gave the skin and the eggs “he added.
It should be noted that Reyes does not rule out a career as a coach and in this regard, he ruled that “It is time to start the next project. Give back to Chilean sports, professionalize and deliver the best tools to bring medals because we are full of talent. Without a doubt they will continue to see me on tracks and fields “.