Italian sport recognizes the activity of competitive sports in the MM


The Italian sport recognizes to the navy its own activity in the competitive field with the Golden Star to the merit sport. Delivered by the president of the council Matteo Renzi, in the hall of honor of Coni, to the chief of staff of the armed force, admiral of team Giuseppe de Giorgi, and to the swimmer Alessandra Romiti, in the context of the ceremony of the Collari d'Oro and the stars Gold and silver for athletes, men of sport and society, who have distinguished themselves during the 2014 and their careers.

A recognition that comes to 60 years from the birth of the sport and sailing section, 40 years after the Silver Star, and in the year in which a man of sport and sea, a legendary figure of Italian sailing, was celebrated Admiral Straulino a hundred years after his birth, a gold medal at the 52 Helsinki Olympics and a silver medal at the 56 Melbourne Games, which testifies to the validity of one of the sports groups that contributes to the results of the Italian movement in the world.

Source: Military Navy