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FINE SPORT collects informations about traditional italian sports practised in Florence, Rome, Venice, Langhe, Dolomiti, Portofino.

Florentine historic football

June is one of the most enjoyable months to visit Florence, because this is the month when the Florentine Calcio Storico semi-finals are held, finishing with the final which takes place... READ MORE

Regata Storica

The Regata Storica is the main event in the annual calendar of Voga alla Veneta (‘Venetian Rowing’) competitions, a unique discipline which has been practiced for thousands of years in the Venice lagoon... READ MORE

Fausto Coppi at Giro d'Italia

The Pordoi pass occupies pride of place in the most yellowed pages of the history of the Giro d’Italia. Today the climb is... READ MORE

Italian sport - Rubber Ball game

The version of the game "Pallapugno" (handball), formerly "Pallone Elastico" (Rubber Ball), that is played today was invented in the early nineteenth century... READ MORE

The Olympic Games

Over half a century after withdrawing from hosting the third Olympic Games, Rome finally held them in 1960. The beauty of its scenery.... READ MORE