SETTEBELLO, L'ORIGINALE

The legend of Settebello. A journey through the story of a national team that created countless memorable moments

With Sandro Campagna, Gianni De Magistris, Marco Del Lungo, Pietro Figlioli, Eraldo Pizzo, Ratko Rudic, Carlo Silipo, Stefano Tempesti

By Franco Arturi, journalist and Franco Carrella, journalist for La Gazzetta dello Sport

Water polo is the oldest Olympic team sport alongside football, going back to Paris 1900. Settebello are one of the most decorated teams in the history of Italian sport. During the year of the 100th domestic water polo championship in Italy, we are celebrating a discipline which requires huge sacrifices and a national team with a wealth of history, having won gold at the Olympics in 1948, 1960 and 1992, at the World Championship in 1978, 1994 and 2011 and at the European Championship in 1947, 1993, 1995. On 27 July, in Gwangju, South Corea, during the World final Italy dominated Spain 10-5. The same result and opponent of the match in Rome in 1994. Therefore, Sandro Campagna was a water polo player, now is a coach.


Other scheduled events

11
h 18:00

Talk

SPORT, MODA E DESIGN

Sport, fashion and design. When beauty combines with functionality: image can also be about substance

With: Walter De Silva, Fausto Pinarello, Renzo Rosso
12
h 09:30

Talk

FLY2TOKYO: BEBE E LA SUA CREW

Fly2Tokyo: Bebe and her crew. The art4sport project, led by Bebe Vio, which aims to get young promising athletes to qualify for the Paralympic Games

With: Riccardo Bagaini, Vittoria Bianco, Edoardo Giordan, Emanuele Lambertini, Andrea Lanfri, Lorenzo Marcantognini, Davide Obino, Marco Pentagoni, Veronica Plebani, Bebe Vio