Tag: sport in rome

2013 Edition of International Tennis Tournament “Internazionali BNL d’Italia”

In the area of the Olimpic Stadium of Rome, 70th edition of Internazionali BNL d’Italia is ready to begin: it will be held from 11th to 19th May in the beautiful Italian capital. Such a great sport event will take place in the Park of the Italic Court, a very nice location and once again, it will be powered by Italian Tennis Federation and Coni Servizi SPA, with BNL BNP PARIBAS Gruppe as official sponsor.

The international tennis tournament BNL is a very popular event in the world: it is called the “fifth” slam of the season. The Tournament will have the “combined-event” formulation, with male and female challenges divided into nine days. During the days, as it happens in the four Grand Slam tournaments, it will be possible to appreciate Nadal, Federer, Djokovic, Murray, and even tennis players such as Sharapova, Serena

19th Rome Marathon

On March 17th, a lot of people will run in the magnificent streets of Rome on the occasion of 19th edition of the ACEA Rome Marathon, which this year adopted the UNAR(National Anti-Racial Discrimination, Ministry for Equal Opportunities) slogan: “Ti si apre un mondo, chiudi al razzismo” (A new world opens up to you, close the door on racism”).

Fourteen thousands athletes will compete in the streets of Rome, 6 of whom are from abroad. Rome will be invaded by marathoners from all over the world, and beyond. Besides the marathon, Rome will be in the spotlight of the world for the possible election of the new Pope. In addition, on March 17th, the anniversary of the Union of Italy will be celebrated with a ceremony at the Altare della Patria.

Bici@Romaexpo 2013: Rome cycles!

After the first successful edition of 2012, the bike exhibition comes back in Rome from March, 7th to 10th.

The Italian capital will be invaded by bikers and experts of the sector: the last edition hosted over 128 thousand visitors.

At Bici@Romaexpo in Rome there will be the major companies of the sector exposing many new products, and so many initiatives and events for young and old bike fans.

Rome Marathon 2012. Ready to upset the Capital

Ready to go? Start is near and the city of Rome is already shivering with excitement. Rome Marathon comes back with its 18th edition on Sunday 18th March 2012.

Participants will start  at 9 am at Fori Imperiali and you will also have the chance to watch the whole events on TV on La7 channel for the first time from 8 to 12 am and on streaming on the official website.

This edition will boast of 16,000 runners, who,

Rome celebrates art and sport with Contemporanea 5th edition and “Internazionali BNL d’Italia” Tennis Tournament

After the great May Day concert, beatification of Pope John Paul II, Rome continues with its several events that have as setting a beautiful and universal city renowned all over the world.

Until June, 5th 2011, the 5th edition of “Contemporanea, Art, visual, music, performance” comes back at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome.

Contemporanea reaffirms itself as the yearly Italian exhibition in which the spotlight is only on the brand-new music and the international, contemporary art, visual and performance scenarios.

Also this year, the great event will welcome its larger and larger audience