Rodrigo Etchart traveled to Costa Rica and will be the Ambassador of Seven, tournament that will have among the leading teams Uruguay, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Panama and the host.
Ramón Cole, president of the rugby union of the Central American country, remarked that “Etchart’s presence will play an important role in this World Cup qualifying round, his Olympic medal is the reflection that every effort has its reward. In addition, the presence of Rodrigo in Costa Rica as Tournament Ambassador shows that for “Sudamérica Rugby”, Costa Rica is a key point for the development of this sport in Central America and the territorial union for future tournaments of teams and teams from North America and South America”.
In this regard, the former Los Pumas 7’s player said: “Happy to be in Costa Rica and to be able to live closely with the protagonists of this tie every game. I hope to contribute a bit of the processes that have led me to achieve good results such as It was the bronze medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. I would love to be able to contribute to the tournament, Costa Rica will be the Rugby capital of America this week ”.