The Gran Canaria Acorán of the Saint (Club San José Dominicas) He finished sixth in category 15 and 16 years in the World Gymnastics Championship on a trampoline, in double mini-tramp mode, which is being held in St. Petersburg. The young man, champion of Spain and fourth of Europe in individual, besides second at continental level by selections, made history for gymnastics in the Canary Islands with an unthinkable classification.
Among more than thirty participants from all over the world, he qualified for the final with the sixth best score after the first two jumps. Once in the final he made a first jump of 33,500, a quite high note, and in the last one, of extreme difficulty, he made a small mistake and still managed to maintain a magnificent sixth position. This Sunday will be the turn of the other Gran Canaria in the competition, Jaime Rodríguez, which participates in the same category of double mini-tramp between 13 and 14 years.