Felipe Alou, Chapter 3
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While Felipe was on the National Track Team, what could he not do?
He could not play baseball or any other sports in the school, because he had to concentrate on the sport of javelin throwing.
What competition was Felipe preparing for with his extensive training?
Competing in the Juegos Centroamericanos
During 12th grade, what did Felipe do?
He and the National Team went to Mexico to compete in Juegos Centroamericanos
Where was Juegos Centroamericanos held during Felipe's 12th grade uear?
How did the Dominican team do in the Juegos Centroamericanos?
Horrible, they did not win a medal and General Trujillo no estaba contento (he was not happy with the results)
What was the National Team not allowed to do after they lost in the Juegos Centroamericanos?
Hablar con chicas (talk to girls)
Who was the MAJOR?
Mayor Sergio Vicioso
Who was responsible for the athletic equipment?
el Director de la Delegación Dominicana de los Juegos Panamericanos en la Cuidad de México.
(The Director of the Dominican delegation of the Pan American Games in Mexico City)
What would happen if someone was caught talking to a girl?
They would be expelled from the team
What were the two options for the team?
Dedicarse al entrenamiento o abandonarlo y sufrir las consecuencias.
What does 'mentira' mean?
How did Felipe avoid problems with Mayor Vicioso?
He did not talk to any girls
What does 'entrenar' mean?
What does 'entrenamiento' mean?
What did General Trujillo insist on?
For all the athletes to have lots of energy and for 100% dedication to the team.
What does 'competir' mean?
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Imperfect catch phrases
El Ekeko - Ch. 5
Descriptive adjectives (¿Buen amigo o mal amigo)
El Capibara con botas (NSE)