Local sports hero needs help representing Canada in France

    VI International Championship of Fronton

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    Isaac Valencia @ the World Cup in Mexico City

    Local Victoria resident Isaac Valencia, wants to travel to France to represent Canada in the VI International Fronton [Front Ball] Championship.

    This important international event will take place from October 27 – 31 in Anglet, France. .

    This championship is the preliminary qualification to participate in the Front Ball World Cup in 2018 in Barcelona, Spain

    Isaac Valencia @ the World Cup in Mexico City
    Isaac Valencia @ the World Cup in Mexico City

    Fronton, also known as Front Ball, is an old Spanish game that may also became an official Olympic sport by the next game in 2020.

    “I am the only Canadian going to try and qualify in France. This means a lot to me, also because I am the first Canadian competing in this sport” – said Valencia.

    Isaac Valencia @ the World Cup in Mexico City
    Isaac Valencia @ the World Cup in Mexico City

    Since the Canadian Federation of Front Ball is financially unable to support Valencia, he is now in need of sponsorship to represent Canada in this tournament.

    To find out how you can help Isaac,please email ivccvictoria@gmail.com

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