Capo Rizzuto Island (KR) – “When your teacher corrects you, thank him twice: the first because he is transmitting his knowledge to you; the second because he believes you are capable of learning“, With this Zen saying engraved on the year-end medals the”Judo Calabro Loprete “ closes the 2021-22 sports season. The event took place in the municipal villa with the presence of the Councilor for Sport Gaetano Muto and the councilor Domenico Brunospecifically, the delivery of higher category belts was held for 64 athletes who took and passed the exam.
The judokas between the ages of 4 and 18 received the coveted recognition, who obtained various belts betweento Bianca and Marrone. An excited Gaetano Mutowhich awarded some athletes, complimented the Sensei Teresa Loprete: “Teresa is a living example of healthy sport, she has been teaching Judo to hundreds of children in our area for years and always does it with the same passion and the same love for sport. Judo is a sport that teaches first of all to be sportsmen, to respect the opponent and follow the rules, and that is why I invite everyone to register their children because at the end of this path a man will surely emerge, or a woman, best”.
“In rewarding the boys – continues Muto – I saw the emotion and joy in their eyes, they were happy and today the happiness of the children is what matters most, for this I want to congratulate and thank Teresa for what she does every day, gives happiness”. “In the end – conclude Muto – I thank the associations Japyx and Insieme per Te for always being present in these initiatives that affect the entire population and I bring greetings from our Mayor Maria Grazia Vittimberga ”.