On 8th October 2018, Palazzo Madama, in Torino, hosted the press conference for the first official presentation of the European Masters Games Torino 2019.
The event, which will take place from 26th July to 4th August 2019, has been illustrated as a big opportunity for Torino and for Piedmont in order to promote their wonderful territory and their priceless cultural and artistic heritage internationally.
In presence of the City Mayor Chiara Appendino, the Organizing Committee’s president, Fabrizio Benintendi, opened the speech and later the Deputy Mayor of the Città Metropolitana of Torino, Marco Marocco, the Sport Council Member, Roberto Finardi, the delegate of the Piedmont Region, Paola Casagrande, and the Torino Chamber of Commerce’s spokesman, Giancarlo Banchieri, have partecipated in the discussion, pointing out the importance of this sport-turistic demonstration that many athletes from all over the world are waiting for.
The Organizing Committee’s Project Manager, Bernardino Chiavola, has brought to the attendants’ attention some of the specific details of the event.
The City Mayor Chiara Appendino closed the press conference, highlighting the fact that The EMG Torino 2019 are going to be an occasion to reaffirm again Torino as a landmark for the sport values and as an open and attractive city, ready to receive anybody who desires to discover it.