Basauri will host the closing gala of FICA 2021 on November 20 at the Ibaigane House of Culture.
The Festival, which will be held from November 18 to 20, will present the Honorary Achilles to Fermín Cacho, Maite Zúñiga and the Adapted Athletics club “Ascensores Bertako” Javi Conde, and the Leaving Footprint to Rosa Colorado, 30 times champion of Spain, and the 1991 Spanish women’s 4×400 (bronze at the Tokyo World Cup) formed by Sandra Myers, Blanca Lacambra, Julia Merino, Gregoria Ferrer and Esther Lahoz.
FICA (International Festival of Athletic Culture) celebrates its fourth edition this year from November 18 to 20 online and with a face-to-face closing ceremony in Basauri (Bizkaia) with the presence of world-renowned athletes and the screening of a documentary, which premieres exclusively at FICA.
The closing ceremony will have the support of the Basauri City Council, the Bizkaia Provincial Council and the Basque Government.
FICA will publish, starting at 8:00 p.m., on its YouTube channel (FICA Festival) interviews with elite athletes and former athletes about their time in athletics and its historical events.