A Castiglion Fiorentino the National Championship of the launch of the phone. Meeting in the spring.

A Castiglion Fiorentino the National Championship of the launch of the phone. Meeting in the spring.




In 2000, this curious event was born in Finland, where every year takes place the Mobile Phone Throwning World Championship, the World Championships Launch of Mobile, an event which over time has taken on the characteristics of an international exhibition which brings together athletes and enthusiasts from all over the world.

In 2009 the business owner from Como in Italy Massimo Galeazzi led “sport” where the league is now in its sixth edition in 2014.

Young and old, athletes or not, have launched thousands of mobile phones by making them fly on playgrounds with sand, earth, grass …

The world record for the Launch of the phone belongs to the Finnish Ages Karjalainel with a throw of 101 meters, it is up to the primacy of Italian Francesco Faraglia, computer Rieti, with a throw of 71.11 meters.

In the year 2013, the last race of the National Launch of the phone was held October 13 at the Golden Beach of Desenzano del Garda after the races in Sardinia, Sicily and Umbria.

In 2014, the League will touch Tuscany in late spring and will Castiglion Fiorentino to host the race.

With great pleasure and a natural curiosity Association Pro Loco cooperates in this event, believes there will be numerous those who are will want compete by launching the phone, in a gesture that Massimo Galeazzi has called “liberating” in respect of a tool (the phone) always present in the everyday life of each.

ProLoco put this event in promotion initiatives of Castiglion Fiorentino and its territory is rich in history, art and nature, certain that even those who visit our city for the first time, you will want to return to get to know and discover its peculiarities.

Association ProLoco

the President

Dr. Stefania Crott

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