Binational Sports Week is a unification of across borders that utilizes organizations, federal and state agencies, universities and volunteers from both countries with the support of the consulate of Mexico in the United States and the Technical Council of Diplomacy and Sports Cooperation, to promote sports culture for the well-being of the Mexican migrant population, in which a series of physical and sports promotion and education activities are carried out, including workshops, courses, physical activation events, sports tournaments, among others. It is carried out annually in the 52 Consulates of Mexico in the United States during the month of May.
During Binational Sports Week, Mexican families, community leaders, Mexican Embassies and Consulates in the world come together during the month of May to carry out sports activities of Community and competitive level sports.
This year, USA Multicultural Non Profit Organization with the coordination and collaboration with the Consulate of Mexico in San Diego, is pleased to present Binational Sports Week in San Diego North County!
Throughout the week of May 13th-19nd, USA Multicultural will provide sports, physical activities, self motivational workshops and exercise classes for the Mexican community.
We encourage and promote physical and educational activities among young adults, students, boys and girls with the aim of building positive experiences to stay active as well as tips for physical activity in older adults.
Calling All Volunteers!
If you would like to help fitness enthusiasts and athletes have the best experience, come out and join USA Multicultural volunteers! We need many volunteers and opportunities are available for all ages. We especially need groups and clubs.
Mark this week on your calendar. As you can see above we have several days and opportunities to help. Medical Volunteers also Needed (We are looking for doctors, nurses and athletic trainers).
To volunteer please email Angel at AngelAguilar01@yahoo.com
Bigger, Faster, Stronger
The first Binational Sports Week (BSW) was held from May 2-7 2022 with the enthusiastic leadership of Mexico’s 50 consulates in the United States and in collaboration with the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME). More than 2,500 community and sports events brought together more than 8,000 Mexican men and women, in addition to athletes from the community.
The goal is to promote sports among the Mexican communities through the IME and the consular network, with the aim of helping to repair the social fabric and strengthen the sports competitiveness of the Mexicans who live in the United States.
Promoting the benefits of physical fitness and sports in the Mexican migrant population through tournaments, workshops, courses, physical fitness events, clinics, conferences and talks on mental health, nutrition, among others.
I’m Doing This For ME!
Sports and strength, both physical and mental, are essential components in the holistic development of our younger generation. Engaging in sports cultivates not only physical prowess but also mental resilience, fortitude, and emotional intelligence. Through sports, young individuals learn to navigate challenges, setbacks, and successes, fostering a mindset of perseverance and determination. The discipline required to train and compete in sports instills invaluable life skills such as goal-setting, self-discipline, and time management. Moreover, participation in sports fosters a sense of belonging, camaraderie, and teamwork, promoting social skills and empathy. The mental fortitude developed through sports enables young people to cope with stress, adversity, and failure, equipping them with the resilience needed to thrive in various aspects of life. Ultimately, sports serve as a powerful platform for personal growth, character building, and holistic well-being in the younger generation.
Sports and goal setting are integral components in shaping the holistic development of our younger generation, encompassing both physical and mental realms. Engaging in sports provides a structured platform for setting and achieving objectives, fostering essential life skills beyond the realm of athletics. Through setting goals in sports, young individuals learn the importance of perseverance, dedication, and strategic planning, honing their ability to overcome obstacles and achieve success. Beyond physical fitness, goal setting in sports cultivates mental resilience, self-discipline, and focus, empowering young athletes to navigate challenges with confidence and determination. Moreover, the process of setting and pursuing goals in sports instills valuable lessons in accountability, time management, and teamwork, preparing them for the demands of adulthood. Ultimately, sports and goal setting serve as catalysts for personal growth, instilling in the younger generation a mindset of ambition, resilience, and achievement that transcends the boundaries of the playing field.
Binational Sports Week has a General Liability Policy for the Event. This insurance covers medical costs only when accident or injury is caused by our negligence. It is expressly understood that this insurance does not cover property loss or damage to the participant or medical costs if an accident or injury occurs during the normal routine of competition or during travel to and from competition.
- EACH PARTICIPANT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIS/HER OWN MEDICAL INSURANCE
NO REFUNDS – Except for the following:
- Entries received after the maximum number have been accepted
- If low entries are received in a division and the division is cancelled
- Entries of non-qualified participants
THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS FOR CANCELLED EVENTS DUE TO WEATHER – Sports using outdoor facilities are weather dependent. Tournaments and events will be conducted unless the USA Multicultural, Facilities Managers or Staff determine the weather conditions are potentially dangerous or life threatening. If playing fields incur significant damage, play may be cancelled.
To request a refund, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org explaining your situation and why you feel you should receive a refund.
**No refund will be permitted because an entrant fails to compete or due to cancellation of an event because of inclement weather or an act of God.
Unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated.
- An athlete may be denied entry into Binational Sports Week if they have shown unsportsmanlike behavior in previous events or other noted sports competitions.
- An athlete may be removed from Binational Sports Week if they display unsportsmanlike behavior.
- A parent or coach may be removed from a venue if they display unsportsmanlike behavior.
INCLUDED WITH WEEKS EVENT ENTRY FEE
Free Participation bag filled with coupons and gifts from our sponsors
Water at venues
Lots of fun
Meeting new friends
Print and sign the Athlete Waiver and bring to your venue.
Every player on a team needs to print and sign the waiver.
USA Multicultural is monitoring the ongoing concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We are committed to the health and well-being of our constituents and will be taking the necessary steps to help prevent the spread of the virus and keep everyone safe during Binational Sports Week. USA Multicultural is following the recommendations and directives of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and the California State Health Department/Governor’s Office.