Tourism and Sports in Jardines del Rey
Besides sun and beach tourism, top products of Jardines del Rey, in North Ciego de Avila province, that destination is also offering sports options, as the excursión to the baseball stadium, Jose Ramon Cepero, very much in demand by Canadian visitors.
According to Lessner Gomez Molina, deputy delegate of the Ministry of Tourism in that region, the experience was included in the offers in past editions of the National Baseball Series, adding to the tour the batting box, placed at the City Park of Ciego de Avila and the Eddy Martin Bar, named in honor of one of the most famous sports commentators, born in this city.
Gómez also explained that in this region there are also two important contests which we pretend to keep: the chess competition and the Fishing Tournament of Marlin Marina of Key Guillermo. For the latter, inscriptions are already open for the contest to be held in October, when the tourist season is at its best.
It was also proposed to organize international meets of Jai alai, in dates still to be set, according to the field’s condition.
Also we pretend that the National Commission in charge of organizing the Triathlon visits Jardines del Rey to analyze the possibility of marking a route for this competition, as it happened in Varadero this year.
Finally, he explained that the objective of incentivating sports practice in agglutinating events, according to the keys’ characteristics, there is a proposal of kitesurfing which already has a school at hotel Sol Melia Cayo Guillermo, which enjoys great acceptance among tourists.