Sport at Meeting 2013

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A week full of the encounter with the other, with an entire hall dedicated

The sport is essential in the process of formation and education of every person. For this, the Meeting for Friendship among Peoples places him among the most important moments of his program. An entire hall of the Fiera di Rimini, “Game of the lot – Sports village ‘, is devoted to sports. Organized and managed by the Meeting, by CSI (Italian Sports Centre) and CdO Sport is an area of 13,500 square meters, followed by seventy-seven volunteers, with nearly ten thousand people taking part each year for its efforts.
The “coach” to whom we owe the direction of a program is always full of events Silvano Sources, on board of the Meeting since its first edition (1980) and for ten years has been the sports industry: “What matters is to live each discipline for its true value. To experience the beauty of the encounter with others discover their limits and abilities by learning to be part of a team. ”
This year many news in and out of the exhibition halls. There are 6 sports events held outside. It starts with the “Gran Fondo San Marino” – UNESCO World Heritage Site and the “Bike Day – Feast of the bicycle in its various forms” both scheduled on Mount Titano in the opening day of the Meeting, Tuesday 20 to switch to the first of “Walk the streets and history of Rimini” and repeated on Friday 23 and “Run Meeting Rimini 2013,” on Wednesday, 21. It continues with the “IX Triathlon” to the beach of San Giuliano al Mare and closing on Thursday 22, Saturday 24, with the race of “Archery Nordic Walking” to cross Montecolombo (RN).
In Hall “Game of the lot – Sports village” there is room for other disciplines. A tribute to athletics (New, 2013) is a track where do jumping, high, speed, a tennis court and small tournaments for internships as tennis courts, volleyball and rugby. All strictly “on the beach”, that is, on sand bottom. To complete the offer: 5 football, volleyball, basketball, judo, gymnastics, athletics, table tennis, table football, street games, checkers, chess and bridge.
In the program for tomorrow (Monday 19) launching of challenges is for 14:00 with the “XIX Meeting Youth Basketball Tournament”, which involves the formation of the category of Rimini Crabs, RA Tree Society of Pesaro and Misano. At 15:00 on the 7th “Tournament Calcioballila”, edited by CSI and closes in the evening with the most exciting sports of the mind: the bridge. From 20.00 tournament Mitchell by the association “Rimini Bridge Civibridge.”