Geasar, Olbia airport management company, as partner of the initiative, is pleased to announce that the European DSISO
(Down Syndrome International Swimming Organization) championships
of swimming and synchronized swimming reserved to athletes with Down syndrome, will be held in Olbia from September 15th to 22nd
at the Geovillage Olympic pool.
The event, assigned by DSISO to FISDIR (Italian Federation of Paralympic Sports of the Relational Intellectuals), will be organized by the company 'ASD Progetto 2000' thanks to the support and contribution of Sardinia Region - Tourism and Sport Departments - and Olbia's Sport Department.
19 nations will take part in the continental event; the "open" championship formula - now in its fifth edition - will guarantee the presence of national teams from Argentina, Mexico, Turkey and the United States, who will complete the participants' stage - a total of 450 athletes (200), helpers and supporters (250) - who will give life to a unique event of its kind and which will exhibit the best European swimming talents for the specific disability.Download
the official Press Release