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Porto di Genova 2/2 - Capitale Europea dello Sport 2024 - Capitolo Riviera

Genoa, with its unmistakable spirit and rich cultural heritage, has been awarded the prestigious title of ‘European Capital of Sport 2024’. The announcement came directly from Aces Europa, the Federation of European Capitals of Sport. The decision was taken after a careful evaluation of our enchanting city’s candidature by an Aces delegation, which recently visited Genoa.

An exciting challenge

Following the remarkable victory in the 2023 edition of ‘The Ocean Race’, Genoa now faces a fresh and exciting challenge. This achievement means not only significant organizational dedication but is also an extraordinary opportunity to showcase Genoa across Europe.

This exceptional recognition underscores Genoa’s position as a dynamic and important distination for cultural and sporting events, on a national and international level. We invite you to be part of this thrilling journey and explore the multitude of experiences that Genoa has in store as the European Capital of Sport in 2024.