The renewal of the dry training area of the historic Genoese rowing company was possible thanks to the intervention of A.Se.F., the subsidiary company of the Municipality of Genoa
Genoa – Six professional rowers, a barbell and a full set of weights. With these tools it was the gym of the ASD Speranza Sports Group in Prà has been renovated. The renewal of the dry training area of the historic Genoese rowing company was possible thanks to the intervention of A.Se.F., the subsidiary company of the Municipality of Genoa specialized in funeral honors and transport, which has been involved for some time in activities with social and socio-cultural repercussions, realized thanks to the “A.Se.F. for Genoa “.
The renovated gym was inaugurated this morning at the company’s Prà headquarters in the presence of the president Oscarre Capocci, the sole director of A.Se.F. Maurizio Barabino and the administrative and managerial manager Franco Rossetti and, on his first institutional exit, the president of the VII Ponente Municipality Guido Barbazza. Numerous gods attended the cutting of the ribbon sixty athletes registered in the 2022/2023 season and engaged in championships from the Junior to the Senior category, both nationally and internationally.
“Since 1953 the ASD Speranza Sporting Group has been active in the Prà area – begins the president of the ASD Speranza Sporting Group Oscarre Capocci – The company is a pole of attraction for many young people in the area who, in addition to finding a sporting stimulus, learn group life, generosity, teamwork and sacrifice“. Rowing is a sport that requires a lot of dedication and training. “The workouts are daily and mostly take place outdoors – continues Capocci – but when it rains, it’s cold, it gets dark, you need to train in the gym. Having efficient rowers and tools suitable for muscle preparation is essential “.
The training ground for the boys and girls of the ASD Speranza Sporting Group is the Prà calm channel which is located in the Respect Range. In that area A.Se.F., through its own fund, has already intervened in the construction of an open-air gym available to all citizens of the neighborhood. “The attention of the VII Ponente Municipality towards the companies involved in the promotion of sport will be maximum – comments the resident Guido Barbazza – These realities carry out a very important aggregative and social task, catalysing the young people of the territory”.
“We are happy to be able to support a historic company well rooted in the Praese area such as GS Speranza ASD – comments the sole director of A.Se.F. Maurizio Barabino – The company is very active and collects members from all over the west of Genoa. Over the years he has trained many athletes, some of whom have also distinguished themselves nationally and internationally “. On the same wavelength, the administrative and management manager of the subsidiary Franco Rossetti: “Our commitment in the social field has led us to support some important Genoese sports realities – he explains – With these companies we share many of the principles and values that they transmit. We believe in the value of sport and, where possible, we try to promote it by extending the range of sponsorships to different disciplines “.