The Sotto Gamba Game for disabled sportsmen kicks off from 16 September in Tuscany

Everything is ready for the Sotto Gamba Game, organized by Toscana Disabili Sport and Tutun Club Sport e Servizi with the support of the Onlus Handy Superabile and the Proloco San Vincenzo. “The sporting event, the organization recalls, will take place from Friday 16 to Sunday 18 September in the splendid setting of Riva degli Etruschi in San Vincenzo (Livorno). Like every year, the event will be free to access, also providing twenty free rooms for the living room. Aimed at overcoming ideological, emotional and psychological prejudices, Sotto Gamba Game now boasts collaborations with other events for the promotion throughout the national territory of a network that finally wants to change the negative meaning of the word ‘diversity’ “.

“Now in its sixth edition, Sotto Gamba Game intends to propose, in a context of relaxation and conviviality, an opportunity for discussion aimed at overcoming physical, psychological or architectural barriers, offering a sports tourism experience that can be enjoyed by all. spaces of the Sotto Gamba Game 2022 will make use of the logistical arrangements made available by leading companies in the mobility sector such as Ortopedia Michelotti and Ottobock Italia, which will allow, together with other partners, to try out the novelties on the market for free with regard to prosthetics and sporting mobility “.

“As in previous years, there will be many sports to practice, in a menu that in full Tuscan style will be articulated between land and sea with over twenty disciplines that include both water sports and land sports. There are two meeting places and sports practice : Info Sport and Nautical Club both inside the Riva degli Etruschi Resort, located in one of the most beautiful points of the Tuscan coast, rich in culture and food and wine. San Vincenzo reconfirmed the Lilac Flag in 2021, a project that rewards and supports those municipalities which show particular attention by facilitating hospitality for the disabled and the Tuscan municipality once again boasts the Blue Flag this year, the recognition assigned by the Fee (Foundation for Environmental Education) to the places that stand out most in terms of environmental sustainability “.

Sotto Gamba Game 2022 is sponsored by the Tuscany Region, the Municipality of San Vincenzo, Fiv (Italian Sailing Federation), Cip Toscana (Tuscan Paralympic Committee), Fit (Italian Tennis Federation), Fispes (Italian Federation of Paralympic and Experimental Sports) and other sports federations and trade associations.