(ANSA) – ROME, NOV 27 – Sabatino Aracu will again preside over the World Skate. The almost 100 delegates, 70 of whom in attendance, who took part in the elective Congress held in Rome at the CONI Hall of Honor, attended by the President of CONI Giovanni Malagò, the President of ASOIF Francesco Ricci Bitti, and with the video link greeting from IOC President Thomas Bach.
Aracu, in office since 2005 and the only Italian to preside over both the Italian FISR Federation and the WS World Federation, immediately after the vote that saw him as the only candidate for the presidency of the highest international sports body of wheel disciplines, which became Olympic with Skateboarding since the Olympics in Japan, declared: “It fills me with joy to be able to contribute again to the exponential growth and popularity that our movement is experiencing also thanks to the Olympic recognition. Tokyo 2020 is not a goal but a point from which to restart to relaunch, consolidate and always make the urban and young role that wheel sports are interpreted like no other is more sustainable “. (HANDLE).
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