Monday, April 4 at 4 p.m. will be presented at Bitonto i Puglia projects winners of public notices related to the Sport di Tutti territorial program – “Districts” and “Inclusion” – of Sport e Salute Spa.
Two support measures for healthy lifestyles which, through the creation of socio-sports facilities and the care of vulnerable categories, protect sociality and local motor and sporting activities, decipher their needs and trigger teamwork aimed at psychophysical well-being and recovery.
The event, organized by the association of amateur sports and cults Graduates on the move in collaboration with Sport and Health Apuliawill take place in the auditorium and in the outdoor areas of the Modugno-Rutigliano-Rogadeo Polyvalent Institute, in via Tenente Domenico Speranza.
At the end of the press conference, which will be attended by the Puglia sports and health secretary Francesco Toscanomayor Michele Abbaticchiothe Territorial Episcopal Vicar of the Vicariate of Bitonto-Palo Don Giovanni Giustothe parish priest of the Blessed Sacrament Don Donatello de Felice and the head teacher Michele Bonasiathe outdoor spaces of the school group will host a sports festival with ten game islands, within which motorized routes and circuits will take place, including activities such as football, table tennis, mini volleyball, badminton and table football.
The president of CIP Puglia will also participate Giuseppe Pinto, representatives of the Federations FPICB (Italian Paralympic Table Football Federation), FISDIR (Italian Paralympic Sports Federation of Relational Intellectuals) and many others. Journalist Mario Sicolo will moderate.
Giuseppe Sannicandropresident of the Laureati in Movimento association, winner of Sport di Tutti “Quartiers”, will present the practical part with the other winning associations of Sport di Tutti “Inclusione” (Big Air sports association, asd Sant’Onofrio Calcio, sd Eagles San Severo , asd Total Body Center, asd ad Fitness Studio, voluntary cultural association sports partner I lupi di San Francesco, voluntary association Maieutica onlus, asd Icaro).
In the spaces outside the school auditorium, with the technicians, there will be moments of protagonism on the playground with children and adolescents, parents, other caregivers and spectators. To the spectators the grandstand. Outside, the fair with sports islands.
A party for the city of Bitonto, designed by the Graduates in Movement for the project “Quartieri in Movimento … between Sport and Skills”, an authentic free sports, social and cultural center that will involve the region for twelve months of activity, from student training to reinforcement teaching, from the development of soft skills to psycho-pedagogical advice, with days dedicated to ecological walks and raising awareness on issues such as legality, first aid, Paralympic sport and activities against violence against women. All this, involving all segments of the community: children, adolescents, women, over 65s, people with disabilities, parents, grandparents and families.
“The sport of all and for all – points out Vito CozzoliPresident and CEO of Sport e Salute Spa – it is a lever for economic growth and synergy with local authorities, administrations, sports organizations and the third sector. The figures speak for themselves: with the Quartiers project, 93,000 children practice activities in the suburbs and small towns, and 50,000 people benefit from the Inclusion project dedicated to the social aspect of sport. This is just the start as there will be many more funded plans and the number of people involved will increase. In addition, up to one and a half million children, thanks to the Active School project, can play sports for two hours in elementary schools. Sport e Salute is the company that makes sport grow. We have also launched the Sport in the Parks project, which will see 480 outdoor gyms all over Italy”.