|Sculling style - the world's best scullers at the Silver Skiff Regatta in Turin, IT last year.
This year the Silver Skiff, the international regatta for single sculls over the distance of 11 km. will be held on Sunday 14th November in Turin (2006 Winter Olympic Games venue), which allows world champions, strong athletes and amateurs of all ages to compete on the beautiful river Po. ĘThe regatta is open to all categories of scullers, including masters.
In 2003 205 people came from Brazil, Mexico, Austria, Spain, France, Germany, Denmark, England, Switzerland and of course Italy, with excellent performances. In this same year, the first three at the arrival have been the Olympic champions A. Willms and S. Volkert from Germany and R. Rubio from Spain, the latter having already participated to 2001 and 2002 editions.
But the record of winnings in his category belongs to a young man of 78 years old coming from France, A. Giovannoni, a participant of the Helsinki Olympic games..
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