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Written by Francesco Saverio Russo Original text is published here and translated by Gillian Shaw There […]
About three months ago, I embarked on what was to prove to be a whole new […]
Located in the heart of Chianti, this business dates back to 1427. And after it was […]
meeting people
The need to make connections Meeting people and making connections is a basic human need. And […]
community development
Expectations Sometimes opportunities come up that feel ill-timed. This was just my reaction when I was […]
Article from Rowing Sicilia covering the interview with Antionio Spataro, CMO to the Italian Rowing Association. He gives advice on safe training while keeping well during the coronavirus outbreak.
The story of how Roberto Zorcolo defied his doctors and fought to overcome his chronic asthma to become an Ironman. The entry below is an excerpt from his book followed by his bio taken from his blog. I have translated his book into English - it is awaiting publicatibook coveron.
'I face the window and look out. I try to hold on the hope that the distant break in the clouds has cut through the dense nebulous gloom, heavy with rain. Will the weather change? In a few hours? Maybe. But we can’t hang around. Morning training is looming. We have to be moving by 8...'
by Giuliano Spingardi (translated by Gillian Shaw from the source) A few days ago, the President […]
by Laura Ghioldi (translated by Gillian Shaw, source text) I clearly remember the first time I […]

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