He is ready to raise the curtain on Winter Olympic Games. Tomorrow at 20:00 local time (13:00 in San Marino) the opening ceremony is scheduled to give the official start to the competitions.
Among the most anticipated moments the parade of the delegations. In the order of entry into the Beijing National Stadium, San Marino is 28th out of the 91 delegations at the start.
Anna Torsani and Matteo Gattithe two qualified San Marino athletes will wave the blue and white flag together.
Yesterday the president of the Cons reached the Chinese capital Gian Primo Giardiwho will attend the ceremony together with the general secretary Eros Bologna.
Today, in the meantime, Gatti and Torsani held the first session of work on the Chinese training tracks.
“The slopes are very beautiful but just as difficult – comments the coach Nicole Valcareggi -, I could be tougher than you could imagine. The first day was mainly used to adapt and become familiar with the conditions, which are the same as we will also find in the race. The sentiment will increase the day after the day, starting with tomorrow morning’s session. We will aim above all at the giant, without neglecting the special slalom. Anna, who will be the first to compete, has also started work in the gym. For the rest, both boys are enthusiastic and ready to enjoy this event, giving their best and having fun “.