Jonathan Casillas will represent the country at the World Championships Road Cycling
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The young cyclist Michoacan , from the municipality of Los Reyes, Jonathan Casillas will represent Mexico in the World Championship Road Cycling which will take place from 22 to 29 September in Italy. Although he had handled the name of Michoacan to attend World was just days ago that the Mexican Cycling Federation made the official notification to José Guadalupe Benitez , president of the Association for Competitive and Recreational Cycling Michoacan state . According to what was reported in this World Cycling Championships Road , involved a total of 20 riders , same fight for medals in the youth categories , U23 and elite . Notably, Jonathan Casillas , who is 17 years old, will represent the country at youth level , and earned his place in the Mexican national team , thanks to the good performance he has had throughout the year. " Actually we are very proud of Jonathan , has been National Olympiad medalist , won gold in 2011 and bronze at the 2013 and gradually has been gaining a place in the national team ," said Jose Guadalupe Benitez. Michoacan is worth mentioning that , although young age, already has some international experience , it has participated in two Junior Pan American Championships Road Cycling in 2012 in Guatemala where he finished in 27th place , and this 2013 in Zacatecas , where it was the best Mexican event to be among the top 20 . Regarding the opportunity to participate in this World Cup , the rider from Michoacan said before : "It will be my first World Cup and I will give my best , this selection called motivates me to give my best and go with the idea of a good result. " For his part, President of the Mexican Federation of Cycling, Edgardo Hernandez said you have confidence that you put together a good selection that will surely give an interesting fight. "It's a complete delegation and above all very well trained , motivated and hope we bring good results. The delegation that we are very strong . We have very high expectations of the computer world and is part of the project we bring order to the Central American Games 2014 Veracruz to Rio de Janeiro 2016 , "he said .
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