“Our area is home to many of storage sites, mooring, and maintenance of boats restructuring - Says Mayor, Esterino Montino - a sector that represents a strategic sector for our area. With more than 6000 boats on the canal port our city hosts one of the largest water areas in Europe that, as Directors, we want to enhance. Sailing to Rome is a great chance of promotion and knowledge of this industry and we are proud to host this event in the heart of Fiumicino”.
“It is an event not to be missed - He explains the deputy mayor of the Shipbuilding and development Nautico, David White - Which aims to revive the economy of the Regional and National Sea, from time stagnation, and become a benchmark for the industry and for all fans. For these reasons, the Municipality of Fiumicino since the beginning has supported the initiative, providing space and means”.
Sailing to Rome for five days will animate the Fiumicino dock, offering the opportunity to meet industry players, know the shipyards, with storage, refitting and sale of new and used boats, l’accessoristica, the nautical clothing and environmental protection, le start-up innovative, research, creativity and nautical sports.
“For the industry there will be a series of workshops on important issues, such as the instruments of the Lazio Region to support P.M.I., the question of the allocation of state concessions and - White concludes – safety at sea”.
Among the events planned the sailing simulator with stems, made available by F.I.V., thanks to which children and young people can experience the thrill of boating.
But also the possibility of boating, the presence of the instructors of the Italian Sailing Federation, on cabs provided by Fiumicino Sailing Club. Without forgetting the possibility, by shipyards present, carry out sea trials of the boats on display.