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09:03 Peru to host 2013 Bolivarian Games
 
Lima, Feb. 07 (ANDINA). The president of the Peruvian Sports Institute (IPD), Arturo Woodman, has confirmed that Peru will host the 2013 Bolivarian Games.
The president of the Peruvian Sports Institute (IPD), Arturo Woorman (center). Photo: ANDINA/Alberto Orbegoso.
The president of the Peruvian Sports Institute (IPD), Arturo Woorman (center). Photo: ANDINA/Alberto Orbegoso.

"It was a unanimous decision. We will all hold a first class Bolivarian Games," Woodman told RPP radio from Rio de Janeiro.

The Bolivarian Sports Organization (Odebo) named our country the host of the XVII Bolivarian Games that will take place in Trujillo, Lima and Chiclayo in 2013.

The IPD president also announced that the 2012 Beach Bolivarian Games will be held in Lima.

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Date: 07/02/2011
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