A busy month. Meetings, votes, activities. The 23rd edition of the Stars in Sport project is making great strides. More than 50,000 votes have arrived on the portalfor the election of the Ligurian sportsmen and clubs of the year, the rankings begin to “speak”.
Alexander Blessin reaches 500 votes at the EcoEridania Trophy. A veritable plebiscite of affection expressed by the Genoese supporters to their coach for having revived the dream of a miraculous salvation after the victory against Turin. Francesco Caputo, also due to the fundamental double in Venice, is Sampdoria’s most valued player. The Sanstevian rower Federico Garibaldi is the most elected great sportsman of the Bayer Trophy, many preferences also for the rugby player Luca Zini (Petrarca Padova) and the water polo player Recchelino Pietro Figlioli. Maggie Pescetto, YCI kitesurfer, leads the Montallegro Trophy among the Greats ahead of Camilla Moroni, vice-world climbing champion, and blue water polo player Silvia Avegno. Junior chapter: Nicholas Boccadifuoco (Genova Hockey 1980) and La Spezia spadista Benedetta Madrignani top the Cambiaso Risso and PSA Italy trophy standings. Among the Green-Trophy Erg is a “plenty” of preferences for Francesco Calanni Fraccono, gymnast of Andrea Doria. Gymnastics Riboli in the lead among the sports clubs of the Welcare Trophy. First shot for Riccardo Rossi in the Primocanale Motori Trophy.
We will vote until May 2 online but also on The 19th century (every Friday) and through postcards distributed at the Coni Point in Genoa (Palazzo delle Federazioni) and in the Decathlon stores in Liguria (Albenga, Vado, Genoa and Santo Stefano Magra).
Over 150 photos arrived in the mailfor the tenth edition of the Nicali-Iren Photographic Prize. Anyone can participate by sending up to three photos by e-mail before April 8th.
“Stars in Sport is at the side of all the activities present in our territory and the Liguria Region is always at the side of Stars in Sport”, underlines the councilor for sport of the Liguria Region Simone Ferro. “With Michele Corti and Marco Callai, an excellent collaboration has now been established with the aim of defending and spreading the value of sport, especially in these two years of health emergency. For 23 years sports stars promotes events, meetings and activities to spread the culture and values of sport throughout Liguria. A daily commitment alongside Sports Federations and Associations, Schools and Institutions. A fundamental showcase for the entire Ligurian sports movement. Together we will be able to experience two special moments such as the Festa dello Sport in May and the SportAbility Day in September”.
The most elected athletes and clubs will be celebrated, according to tradition, in the Night of the Oscars of the Starsset for Friday May 20 at the Magazzini del Cotone in Porto Antico which, from May 20 to 22, will host the 18th edition of the Sports Festival.
“The Festival returns with an 18th edition full of energy and enthusiasm”, emphasizesl President of Porto Antico Spa, Mauro Ferrando. “We will have one more reason to celebrate thanks to the thirtieth anniversary of the “rebirth” of the Arctic port of Genoa. From Piazza Carica to Magazzini del Cotone, one of the biggest and most beautiful sports villages in Italy will return”.
Promoted under the aegis of cones And cip Liguria with the patronage and support of Liguria Region And Municipality of GenoaStelle nel Sport is not only a showcase of all the Ligurian sports realities, but also and above all a tool to bring young people closer to sport, to promote integration and inclusion through sport and to make the “network” that every year significantly supports theGigi Ghirotti Association.
“From Stars in Sport and this extraordinary sports network – confirms Professor Franco Henriquet – we receive extraordinary support, not just economic. A “marriage” that has lasted for 23 years and which is for us a very precious daily help”.
On the platformevery week takes place the now historic “Auction of the Stars” dedicated to the memory of Gian Luigi Corti. Created in 2006, the auction can count on the jerseys of players from Genoa, Sampdoria, Spezia and Virtus Entella, as well as those of many Serie A clubs. From the blue Insigne jersey donated by the Italian Football Federation to those of the clubs signed by Bonucci, Zapata, Criscito, Quagliarella, you access the memories of great champions in five circles: Gianmarco Tamberi, Lucilla Boari, Enza Petrilli, the “Fairies” of Gymnastics, Alberto Razzetti and Vito Dell’Aquila. And then the blue jersey offered by the Italian Rugby Federation, those of Paola Egonu and Simone Giannelli, offered by Federvolley and much more.
Stars in Sport is a cross-platform project developed around the to placewith continuous updates on the page pictures on sports news on . All real-time updates are enabled telegram channel while videos and interviews are online on the channel Youtube . Every day the Ligurian sports newsletter is published with news, events and information on all the sports disciplines practiced in Liguria, thanks to the online newspaper . A special channel has been dedicated to sport which includes with the site and the SportAbility newsletter sent every Friday.