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Rome mayor reticent on 2024 Olympic bid

Speaking on Monday during a revisit of a Italian Paralympic commission scheming to take partial in a Sep 7th-18th Rio Games, Raggi said: “In September, after the summer, we’ll tell Gianni Malago (co-president of a candidacy committee) what we consider about Rome 2024.

“Let’s initial consider about deserted metropolitan installations and competition in schools,” she combined in comments reported by La Gazzetta dello Sport.

“It’s starting with these installations that we contingency start to rebuild sport. The Olympic Games are a good sporting moment, though one is not born Olympic, one becomes it.”

Raggi was inaugurated mayor in June, ceaselessly repeating in her debate that the Games were not a priority for a Italian capital.

Rome is one of 4 possibilities to horde a Olympics in 2024 along with Paris, Budapest and Los Angeles. The party contingency contention a second partial of their candidacy by Oct 7th.

Article source: http://www.thelocal.it/20160831/rome-mayor-reticent-on-2024-olympic-bid