Tomorrow the official delivery of applications, Austria and Germany in fact support that Ampezzo.
CORTINA. The Queen of the Dolomites could be alone in the race to host the Alpine World Ski Championships of 2021.
Tomorrow they will have to deposit the International Ski Federation (FIS) applications for review 2021. Cortina yesterday has started the paperwork to make the payment of 200,000 Swiss francs needed to file the application. Until tomorrow anything can happen, but according to well informed Cortina could run alone. Apparently the world FIS has very clear that it will be difficult, if not impossible, to beat Cortina, his fifth nomination. Some federations, such as the Austrian or German, also hinted that Cortina deserved to get the World Cup 2019. In Barcelona, the last Congress Fis, the festival in 2019 was assigned to the town in Sweden Are, for an extra point Cortina. Austria and Germany in fact already support the candidature of Cortina 2021.L’Austria will be a candidate for the World Cup in 2023 and by the end of summer the Austrian Federsci will decide whether to pursue Saalbach, which hosted the event in 1991 or St . Anton headquarters of the World Cup 2001. Germany is a candidate instead for the Nordic World Ski Championships in Oberstdorf in 2021 and then to the Alpine supports the Ampezzo valley.
Cortina, after months lost the referendum, is distributed by the decision of the city council on September 29, 2014. The country is a candidate to host the World Cup, the City will contribute to the initiative and the institutional committee will be formed by the City Government, Region and Province.
In council Tuesday night was I press note of the outcome of the referendum of 12 April, in which he won a willingness to reapply Cortina World Cup. He then instructed the mayor Andrea Franceschi to bring forward the first practice ahead of the official formalization of the committee in 2021.
“By paying the fee to the FIS are officially candidates,” says Franceschi, “we had to carry out the first step as a municipality as to wait for the time of the referendum had not yet signed by the notary the birth of the committee in 2021, which then would have to open a bank account and make the payment to the FIS. We again got the support of the Italian Winter Sports Federation. President Fisi, Flavio Roda, has guaranteed maximum support and waiting to get in contact with the committee 2021. Roda however already by resolution of the council of 29 September had promoted the candidacy in the FIS world. ”
The committee will sit the mayor representing the City, Roberto Padrin for the Province and Mr Roger De Menech for the government. They then wait for the regional elections to see who will be the representative of the Region. The hypothesis is that the commissioner Belluno to Venice.
“We’re trying to see if the committee formalizing the notary before the regional elections,” concludes Franceschi, “and insert after the regional representative, or do anything after. Once elected, the Committee shall in turn appoint a president and will then be involved in the work all economic categories of Cortina and you will create an operating staff. ”
The imperative is to work together, united, without controversy, or “back-stabbing”, as they were defined by the deputy mayor Enrico Pompanin, for the same goal; the World Cup in 2021 in Cortina.