Giornate dello Sport in Stefanaconi, the sports award of the year was delivered to Us Catanzaro and athletes and sports clubs from the province were awarded


By John

The fifth edition of the Sports daypromoted by the municipal administration of Stefanaconi. Three days of sporting events, from 21st to 23rd August, which enlivened the town centre. The conference will precede the awards ceremony “Prevention for a healthy and safe sport”, which was attended by Dr. Pasquale Sottilotta, vice president of the sports medicine service of the ASP of Vibo Valentia, the provincial president of the Italian Red Cross, Caterina Muggeri, the head of the emergency room of the Vibo Valentia hospital, Enzo Natale. The works were opened by the greeting of the mayor of Stefanaconi, Salvatore Solano, and of the provincial delegate of the Paralympic Committee, Elisabetta Carioti. The interventions were coordinated by the journalist of LaC News24, Stefano Mandarano.

The conference was anticipated by first aid simulations by CRI operators and by the installation of a defibrillator in Piazza della Vittoria, accessible to the population, “for a cardio-protected municipality”.

The conference was followed by the award ceremony of the “Sports Award of the Year”, conferred on the Us Catanzaro 1929 club, for promotion to Serie B. The award was presented to the sporting director Giuseppe Magalini by the Mayor Salvatore Solano and by the famous goalkeeper of Turin, Inter and the Italian national team, Lidio Vieri. The “Premio Corona” went to the football teams of the province of Vibo promoted in the superior category, San Nicola da Crissa, Real Parghelia, Piscopio and Polisportiva Spilinga. Also awarded were the assistant referees Mirko Bartoluccio, Raffaele Trapasso, Domenico Zappino, for promotion to the superior category, and the referee Giuseppe Suriano for promotion to CAN 5.