second Blog, athletes were barred at the airport, but Secretary of Sejel takes family tournament in the MiddleAthletes who have qualified for the tournament in Abu Dhabi complains that Sejel not fulfilled what it promised to provide tickets to the dispute.
According to a news blog linked to UOL News, athletes for the Abu Dhabi World Championship Jiu-Jitsu complain that the Secretary of State for Youth, Sports and leisure (Sejel), He did not comply with what was promised to provide tickets to the dispute of the competition in the UAE, and they could not board to participate in the contest. But the secretary of Sejel, Fabricio Lima, family and advisor traveled to the tournament.
According to the Blog, one of the athletes Vinicius Reis went on Sunday night to the Guarulhos Airport (SP) to embark with the rest of the delegation, but was left behind, on the grounds that the Arab government had not granted a visa for them.
The trip reportedly, is the first agreement approved by the Ministry of Sports since the closing of the Olympic Games in Rio. Through the agreement, the Secretariat secured the release of R $ 1,5 million to take 90 people for competition, of which 66 athletes should be.
Athletes claim that Sejel began to ask them documentation only on Monday, that is, in time. Other athletes also complain on social networks. Already me Guarulhos, the Secretariat informed that visas were not approved.
Rodrigo bean and Erich munis and Alex siblings are also athletes who complained not receiving passages. The mother of Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion, Arcângelo Oliveira posted a video making an outburst in social networks. The fighter of Santa Maria (RS), Mel Cueto, It went to the airport of Porto Alegre, but the passage does not arrive in time. She told a newspaper in your town that will sue Sejel.
Fabricio Lima, He led the press officer identified in the list as a physiotherapist, besides the wife and two daughters. He said three of the passages were arcades by himself. In the document presented to the Sports Ministry cotava the stretch São Paulo / Abu Dhabi / São Paulo in more than R $ 9.000 and he said he was only $ 4.000.