On Tuesday 11 October, Veneto Region Councillor for Sport Cristiano Corazzari will speak at the convention ‘The candidature of the Veneto Region as European Sport Region 2024. Sport and mountains: the opportunities of the Olympics and Paralympics’ as part of the Dolomiti Sport 2022 Convention at 2 p.m. in Pavilion C of Longarone Fiere Dolomiti, in Longarone (BL). The convention will be the occasion to launch the candidature of the Veneto Region as European Capital of Sport 2024.
The President of Longarone Fiere Dolomiti, Gian Angelo Bellati, is enthusiastic. This year the Fair presents a great novelty. Together with Dolomiti HoReCa and Dolomiti Show, from 10 to 12 October, it will also host the Dolomiti Sport Convention. “The first intention, together with the Region, is to launch the candidature of the Veneto Region as European Sports Region 2024. Second, is definitely the promotion of 2026. A very important moment because of the Olympics, which will be remembered as a very important event together with many subjects’. There are therefore great expectations for the conference on Tuesday 11 October where, starting at 2 p.m., there will be an event of great discussion with all those realities representing the European, Italian and regional sports world, starting from its founding and most important values. Numerous institutions and authorities are expected for this great launch. Accompanying the speech by Regional Councillor Cristiano Corazzari, there will be Euro-parliamentarian Rosanna Conte, the President of the Veneto Coni, Dino Ponchio, the Veneto Paralympic Committee, the President of the Province of Belluno, Roberto Padrin, and many others. Important and authoritative insights will also accompany the presentation of this candidacy. First and foremost with the speech by the President of Aces Europa, Gian Francesco Lupatelli, who will explain what the Association’s extraordinary action in the promotion of sport at European level consists of. Confirmed the intervention also of the Councillor for Sport of the Piedmont Region, Fabrizio Ricca, who will tell the experience of his Region as European Region of Sport 2022, between expectations and achieved results. But also the Municipality of Treviso as European City of Sport 2022. And the Municipalities of Veneto, European City of Sport 2023. And also the Cortina Foundation with President Stefano Longo. And testimonies of the importance of working with sport for sustainability and inclusiveness. With Giorgio Galotti of the Ecosistemi Foundation and the experiences with disability of the Terraglio sports club and the Retina Veneto Association.