The triple silver medalist in the last Central American and Caribbean Games in Mayaguez , Puerto Rico , said that she will be competing in the professional category , who will be the top 10 competitors in the world and racquetball area of South America. Also playing in the Open as a way to continue its program of preparation.
"My goal at the Pro Tour is seeking a better ranking for the U.S. Open and also serves as a training and warmup to prepare for the 2011 Pan American Games , " Garcia said prior to his departure to Colombia.
After being absent from the Pro Racquetball Tour since 2002 , athlete quisqueyana returns to competition for the second time this year. Last August, from 27 to 29 , Claudine attended the first pro stop that took place in Dallas , Texas, where she earned two victories and one defeat.
Today, Garcia, who started in 25th position at the first stop , is in the place 32 in the World Ranking and intention , as stated , is to go slowly gaining ground .
"No competing on the Pro Tour since 2002, but since I started playing more intensely since January and I'm feeling more confident and my level has been rising slowly , "said Garcia, who added: " At this pro stop in Cali will not be the same players who were in Texas , now they have a lot of participation of athletes from South America, mainly due to the proximity of the venue. "
"Claudine Garcia is our most complete player and I think that little by little, as she takes part in these events, she will continue to rise in each of their events , climbing positions in the Pro Tour , "said Rafael Fernandez.