Dominican Olympic gymnast Yamilet Pena, will receive an apartment from the government in recognition for her contribution to Dominican sport.
This was the great news announced by Dominican Olympic Committee president Luisin Mejia yesterday.
Yamilet, was admitted to the National Police sport corps by a special order from president Leonel Fernandez. The gymnast will also receive a scholarship for her university studies from the Police Social committee.
Pena, who achieved sixth place at the London Olympics, will be given the deeds to her apartment at a ceremony this morning, at the National Housing Institute headquarters on Alma Mater avenue in Santo Domingo.