Mrs. Nicole Hoevertsz -Aruba IOC Member-, received the prestigious “IFBB Spirit of Sport Award”, recent August 5th, during the 1st. edition of the Ben Weider Legacy Cup (BWLCA) celebrated in Palm Beach, organized by the Aruba Bodybuilding & Powerlifting Association (ABPA).
IFBB President, Dr. Rafael Santonja flu to Aruba to supervise this important international event and present Mrs. Hoevertsz the Award, in recognition to her fruitful career in sport and her decided support to the international promotion of Sport and healthy life style.
Mrs. Hoevertsz was a synchronized swimmer: multiple Aruban and Antillean champion, participant in Los Angeles 1984 Olympic Games and, as coach, in Seoul 1988 Olympic Games. As IOC Member, she had several positions in different Commissions and, currently belongs to Olympic Solidarity amongst others IOC programs.
Main picture: Mrs. Nicole Hoevertsz, showing the IFBB Spirit of Sport Award, joined by Aruba Minister of Sport, Dr. Richard Visser, who received the IFBB Gold Medal; Mr. Giovanni Arendsz -ABPA president- and Dr. Rafael Santonja.