The 14th version of the traditional SAAM Terminals 2023 Cup concluded with a day full of camaraderie and enthusiasm, crowning Puertos del Norte champion. The winning teams (men’s and women’s) were comprised of employees of Iquique Terminal Internacional (ITI) and Antofagasta Terminal Internacional (ATI).
The 24 teams left everything on the field over the four dates of the championship at the Club Palestino. With 15 companies participating, the event brings together the entire industry.
A total of 388 goals were scored, and this year, the same number of trees will be planted through a new initiative with partner organization Fundación Núcleo Nativo.
The CEO of SAAM Terminals, Mauricio Carrasco, remarked, “This activity strengthens ties, nurtures a sense of teamwork and port pride. We have striven to keep this tradition alive over the years. The cup allows participants to come together and have fun.”
The championship concluded on Thursday, November 23, with a party and official awards ceremony recognizing the first and second-place teams: San Antonio Terminal Internacional (STI), men’s and women’s teams.
Hapag-Lloyd won third place in the men’s category and Maersk in the women’s category.
The most valuable players were Francesa Acuña (ITI) and Mauricio Pozo (ATI), and the top scorers were Catalina Carrasco (STI) and David Pérez (Maersk).