July 20, 2021 5:53 pm
“I wish a speedy recovery to Antonio Rossi, traveling companion in the battle that first saw us conquer and now face the great challenge of organizing the Milan-Cortina 2026 Winter Olympics. I wish him to get back in shape soon. : we need his competence and his energy! “. This is how the President of the Veneto Region Luca Zaia expresses his institutional and personal best wishes for a speedy recovery to the former Olympic canoe champion Antonio Rossi, who has personally followed the adventure of the Veneto-Lombardy Olympic Committee from the very beginning. The ex-champion, now under-secretary for sport of the Lombardy Region, last Sunday suffered a heart attack while he was in Conegliano on the occasion of a half marathon.
“I followed what happened right from the start and I am proud that the first intervention, which contributed to a rapid diagnosis and relative treatment, was carried out in our hospital in Conegliano – continues Zaia -. I am happy that you have found yourself comfortable in our hospital where you say you have found competent staff. Now that you are recovering, I wish you all the best for a speedy recovery, Antonio. And remember that we are waiting for you because we have a great challenge to carry on, still all together ”.