The Ivrea youth teams have also resumed training. The Serie B championship will restart in February: “A complicated phase, but we are here”
The last appearance on the pitch for the Ivrea rugby club dates back to 5 December, the sixth first leg of the National Serie B championship, hosted by the undefeated leader of the Rugby Rovato classification at Diego Santi in San Giovanni. Then nothing more. First the rest period, then the long break for the Christmas holidays, finally the stop imposed by the Italian Rugby Federation which resolved the suspension until Sunday 30 January included, of all national competitive and non-competitive activity as a result of the exponential increase in infections: “Unfortunately we are once again in a complicated phase – comments President Franco Rosso – which sees us once again engaged in an effort to combine the desire to keep our sporting activity fully alive for all categories and the need to to be able to do it in the maximum possible safety in compliance with the indications of the protocol issued by the Federation. We are organizing ourselves in the best possible way and we are convinced that this time too we will be able to overcome this complicated period. We are also waiting for the indications, which the Federation will provide before the end of the month, which will clarify the path that the various championships will have to take, at the moment we are stopped for a couple of weeks. We know that there is full will – continues Rosso – to continue the season but at the same time the utmost attention is paid to the evolution of the health situation. In the meantime, all the teams from Under 15 have resumed their activity and, on Saturday 22 January, even the smallest of Propaganda will start again ».
A difficult period also told by the sporting director Alessandro Ghitalla: “From our point of view we are continuing to train with meticulousness and dedication trying to improve the technical aspects, both individual and team, the hope is that all reserves will be dissolved as soon as possible and we can naturally return to the field in maximum safety ». Meanwhile, for today, Wednesday 19 January, an online meeting with B’s clubs was organized by the Federation, in which the rules for the resumption of the championships will be provided. Regarding the assignment of the Diego Santi di San Giovanni field, small signals from the Municipality of Ivrea which contacted the Ivrea company in the person of the President Franco Rosso, the program is to make a transitory reliance, perhaps a few months, and in the meantime prepare what is necessary for the announcement, there could therefore be a formalization in the next week. We are sorry to be in a transitory phase again, say the top management of Ivrea rugby, the hope is that this is really the right time to be able to look to the future with more tranquility, this is already the third adjustment of a situation that could have been resolved. for some time with success. –