6 January 2015, the date is still the same because we want to respect the tradition. And so it will be legend, for the 58th time, again the Campaccio Cross Country, one of the most ancient and famous cross country in the world.
For the forth year in a row the International Federation inserted Campaccio in the Permits Meeting Iaaf for the season 2014-2015. San Giorgio su Legnano will be for one day once more the world capital of cross.
Campaccio is organized by dall’Unione Sportiva Sangiorgese headed by Claudio Pastori, with the help of Sergio Meraviglia as Event General Coordinator with more than 10 year experience and with Marcello Magnani as sport director.
It will be an international level competition as usual and a chance to show up for the young athletes competing: Campaccio is one of the most important date in the cross country worldwide calendar, where the best specilists ask to compete, knowing they will find the highest level – Marcello Magnani said - The World Federation five years ago gave us the "IAAF Permit" certificate, as one of the selected group of events worlwide that represents the best in cross country, for the quality in technical value and organization.. According to the numbers, today Campaccio counts several medalist in cross, track and running and it’s definitely the first Cross Country in Italy and one of the 3 most important International Cross Country. The pride, not only mine but of the whole Us Sangiorgese, is in being able to grow in a really difficult moment, in wich it’s even more complicated finding new resources and several competition were cancelled or downsized.”.
This year Campaccio focus will be on the young Italian athletes, behind the most talented world level youth. Soon we will annouce some of the names, as we are still negotiating with several of them, it’s too soon to disclose them now.
The most important news today is that finally the registrations are open (click here) and we invite all the teams to parecipate, with all the categories, junior, Seniores, man and women, to live once again the magic of Campaccio.