The last weekend took place the match valid for the Interregional Championship of Taekwondo at the Palaferraro at Cosenza, Calabria. A very important demonstration which saw the participation of about seventy teams. Very good the results of the Neapolitan Team, considered one of the strongest teams in Italy in the taekwondo WTF, the Buonocore team of the Futurama Club gym returned at home with a very good booty of medals. Upon twelve athletes of agonistic level, the Buonocore Team conquered seven gold medals, one silver medal and four bronze medals. The Futurama society conquered the cup for the first classified in the Junior Category (colored belts and black belts), while in the Seniors Category reached the third position.
Alfredo Talotti , a Leonardo Da Vinci’s student, who already conquered many medals in the national championship, also this time has been classified first in the Interregional in the -78 kg Junior Category for black belts, conquering a gold medal. In the semifinal match, Talotti has easily won against the Calabrian athlete Pliò, despite He played in the home, with a clear score of 20-8. In the final, the young Neapolitan student challenges against the Sicilian athlete Signoriello, winning skillfully and without too many difficulties with a final score of 11-1.
An unpleasant event verified at the moment of the final permeation, where the home-athlete had to renounce at the podium ceremony, where he should have received the bronze medal, due to a problem at the leg, which forced to remove him from the Palaferraro for more medical check-ups.
ITI Leonardo da Vinci di Napoli:
Alfredo Talotti, Andrea Marino