Volunteer Program for the Rio 2016
Join the Volunteer Program for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This is your chance to be part of the organization of the greatest sporting event in the world. Come and feel the atmosphere of the Games up close, experience different cultures, take part in exclusive training, enroll in an online English course and... readmore
CONI: Thursday presentation of the paper "Sport in Italy. Numbers and context", in collaboration with the Istat
Thursday 17 July, the President of CONI, Giovanni Malagò, will present the paper "Sport in Italy. Numbers and context". The study, edited in collaboration with the Central Statistics Office, Istat, will focus on data from 2013 relating to the sports system and on the results of the census survey on non-profit organisations... readmore
Malagò: "Congratulations to Tavecchio. We need unity, football needs important reforms"
CONI President Giovanni Malagò, after getting to know about the designation of Carlo Tavecchio as Italian Football Federation President, has released the following statement: "Congratulations to Tavecchio for his designation and welcome to the great family of CONI National Council. Congratulations also to Albertini who... readmore
Malagò: "The approval of the decree against violence in the stadiums is an important step ahead"
CONI President Giovanni Malagò has released the following declaration about the approval by the Government of the decree against illegality cases during sport events: "This is an important step in view of the prevention of violence episodes connected to sport, with the aim to bring the families back to the sport events.... readmore
Flavia Tartaglini is mesmerizing: she is 2nd in Rio test event, today the Medal Race
Rio bay is continuing to provide excellent conditions also in the fourth day of the Aquece Rio-International Sailing Regatta, characterized by a nice sun and by a 15-node-breeze which has spread on all over the regatta fields. The test event of the ten Olympic classes, which is scheduled until Saturday with a logistic... readmore
Minus ten days before the Youth Olympic Games, on Monday also the Italian team will leave
Ten days are left before the Opening Ceremony of the Summer Youth Olympic Games, the sport event for young athletes between the age of 15 and 18 that will be held in Nanjing in China from the 16th to the 28th of August. After the start in Singapore in 2010 and that in winter in Innsbruck (Austria) in 2012, the... readmore
Protocol on youth employment: sport provides perspectives to the country
CONI President Giovanni Malagò and Labour and Social Policies Minister Giuliano Poletti have signed this morning by the Ministry seat an agreement protocol for the promotion of actions with the aim of favoring youth employment in the frame of a National plan for the 'Garanzia per i Giovani" ("Guarantee for Youth"). The... readmore
Giorgio Poggi and Flavia Tartaglini protagonists of the test event towards Rio 2016
After the stop on Monday because of lack of wind, finally yesterday Rio bay offered perfect conditions for the 324 sailors dealing with the 3rd day of the Aquece Rio-International Sailing Regatta, the test event of the ten Olympic classes taking place in the waters which will host the regattas of next 2016 Olympic Games,... readmore
Test event towards Rio 2016, Olympic classes in Brazil
Olympic sailing has arrived in Brazil, in the Rio de Janeiro bay, for the Aquece Rio-International Sailing Regatta 2014, the test event dedicated to the ten Olympic classes scheduled from tomorrow, Sunday the 3th of August, until Saturday the 9th, with a logistic base in Marina da Gloria and regattas scheduled in... readmore
Prime Minister Renzi celebrates winners at Fencing Championships. "Sport and values champions"
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has welcomed in Palazzo Chigi in the afternoon the Italian athletes who have conquered the podium at the recent Fencing World Championships taken place in Kazan. The 12 azzurri (the only one absent was Andrea Cassarà) were lead by CONI President Giovanni Malagò, General Secretary... readmore