Tag Archives: Pan american Games

On the Mark: Ana Guevara Sues Racquetball Champion

By MARK LORENZANA Ana Gabriela Guevara, head of Mexico’s National Commission for Physical Culture and Sports (Conade), has filed a lawsuit against five-time world racquetball champion Paola Longoria. Conade filed the civil lawsuit against Longoria on Monday, Aug. 29, with Guevara publicly declaring that Longoria had to repay unliquidated expenses that the athlete had incurred from 2015 to 2018, to

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Lomas Mansion Auction Gets Green Light

By RICARDO CASTILLO The Lomas de Chapultepec mansion that once belonged to Chinese-born imprisoned Mexican citizen Zhenli Ye Gon will be auctioned on Sunday, Aug.11, as programmed, said Ricardo Rodríguez Vargas, president of the Institute to Return to the People What Was Stolen From Them, officially known as Administration and Properties Alienation (SAE).  Rodriguez Vargas made the announcement early Wednesday, Aug. 7, during Mexican

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When It Pays to Do Nothing

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS     Mexico’s National Sports Commission (Conade) has found itself in a bit of a hammer hold regarding how it treats its athletes. Budget cutbacks are taking a toll not just on Conade’s image, but also on the nation’s leading international competitors, who for years have depended on nominal government stipends to help defray the cost of their training

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