Saturday 14th September 2019 at 4.00 pm
The 1st edition of the Milano Women’s Rowing Cup, taking place on Saturday 14th September from 16:00 to 19:30, will see 120 athletes from the most prestigious European Universities and rowing teams compete in a 222 m sprint regatta. Participants include athletes from Oxford, Cambridge, Saint Petersburg, Copenhagen, Grenoble, Cà Foscari University Venice, EX Glorie FIC, Canottieri Olona, Canottieri Monate, Comitato FIC Piemonte, and Misto Canottieri Lazio.
The event will be under the patronage of the Comune of Milan, Regione Lombardia, Federazione Italiana Canottaggio, CONI committee Lombardia, the British Chamber of Commerce for Italy and of the Consorzio Ticino Villoresi. While, Associazione Marina D’Italia, has kindly offered to host the athelest for the post-race celebrations.
The regatta organised by ‘SSD Sportivamente’ also aims to raise awareness for LILT Milano, charity partner for the event, which works to prevent, diagnose and assist breast cancer patients.
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