The big day has arrived and in Madonna di Campiglio everything is ready for the start of the sprint race that this afternoon will open the 5 Days of Italy 2018.
Last morning available for accreditations after the weekend that had already seen the arrival in the valley of over half of the two thousand athletes enrolled in this international orienteering competition.
At 3.00 pm the first start, close to the arrival of the legendary 3Tre, will see the runners along the courses in the village and in the gardens in the south of Campiglio; 42 categories in the race (male and female), who will then be rewarded at the end of the day.
From 6.30 pm in Piazza Sissi the Opening Ceremony of the 5 Days of Italy with the parade of the Youth Project of FISO representing the 31 participating nations, the greetings of the authorities, and, right after, the award ceremony of the winners of the first stage.
Tomorrow, the competition will continue “in Paradiso” for the forest races in the splendid scenery of Grostè; go up in the beautiful mountains from 8.00 am with the Grostè cable car.
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