Cristina Lopez was the recipient of El Salvador’s first gold medal at the Pan American Games on Sunday, July 22. Cristina, 23, who won the women’s 20-kilometer walk, dedicated the medal to her 3-year-old daughter, Monica Michelle, who is currently battling leg cancer.
The medal is for my little daughter and for all of ElSalvador. I’m going through a very difficulttime.
Source: AOL Sports