Tag: Sport

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Ghilla Roditi Le terme a St. Moritz Bad: un successo che dura nel tempo Abstract: The St. Moritz Mineral Spring: an Increasing Successful Touristic Place Bathing, relaxing and convalescent treatments have a long tradition in the Engadin, especially in St. Moritz. More than 3.000 years ago, the ferrous waters of the highest mineral spring in

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Graziella Benedetto, Donatella Carboni Valutazione e gestione degli eventi sportivi: il caso della “Vela Latina” di Stintino (Sardegna) Abstract: Evaluation and management of sports events: the case of the “Vela Latina regatta” of Stintino (Sardinia) This paper contributes to studies on the construction of rational models of management of sports events, which are based on

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Rosalina Grumo, Antonietta Ivona La pratica del golf e lo sviluppo territoriale. Un’analisi multi-scalare Abstract: The practice of golf and territorial development. A multi-scalar analysis The paper aims to evaluate the importance of geo-spatial sport through the analysis of golf, a practice strongly growing worldwide. In Italy the players are still few compared to other

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Leonardo Mercatanti Lo sviluppo del turismo del Golf in Sicilia Abstract: The development of golf tourism in Sicily In the last few years, a significant number of new golf courses have been built in Sicily, a land where golf has not traditionally been an overwhelmingly popular sport. The favorable climate in the region provides the

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Gianluigi Corinto L’associazionismo sportivo in Italia: educazione e pratica agonistica Abstract: The Sports Associations in Italy: Educational and Competition In Italy sport plays an important role in social and cultural life. Its educational function and that of sport associations are not obvious for different schools of thought. This paper assumes functional and operational definition of

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Nicola Sbetti Sport e geopolitica. Il caso dell’Italia nel secondo dopoguerra (1945-1955) Abstract: Sport and geopolitics. The case of Italy (1945-1955) Despite the assertion of Pierre de Coubertin, according to whom it exist a sporting geography that differs from the political geography, the structure of modern international sport tend to reproduce the image of a

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Davide Cirillo, Egidio Dansero, Anna Maria Pioletti La geografia simbolica dello sport: da spazi a luoghi Summary: The Symbolic Geography of Sport: from Space to Place The contribution originated from the survey conducted by the Center OMERO that has provided the city of Turin with its twelve years expertise on sport and mega event to