Turin – June 19, 2019
After leaving Rome and the Vatican City, the Torch reached Matera, a small jewel of Southern Italy, Unesco World Heritage and European Capital of Culture 2019.
Later, on June 22nd, the Torch will arrive in Campania to start a “tour on the tour” of the five provinces, starting from Avellino, first provincial capital that will host the Universiade of Naples 2019.
Waiting for the Torch in Matera there was Marco Aimo, Project Manager of SEL for the BUS Operations Napoli 2019, together with Annapaola Voto, Director Organising Committee Naples 2019, Responsible for the Relations with Institutions, Protocol and Ceremonies.
The Torchbearers in Matera were Mariano Barbi, Italian Rowing Champion and Pierluigi Ussorio, World Shooting Champion.
Following the Torch there were the support team, transported with our branded Talento.