Written by Michela | 28 September, 2010 14:42
The competition to be held in Palermo from 2 the 10 October via two protagonists: Filippo Volandri and Thomas Muster
Was held today, on MSC Fantasia, the port of Palermo,the press conference tournament Sicily Classic Tennis Challenger 2010, Now in its second edition.
Palermo will also participate in the show excellence in the world of tennis, by the presence of a number of Italian Filippo Volandri to that of Thomas Muster, great former champion and former world number one ranking, recently returned to tread the playing fields.
In addition to Volandri, at the start of the tournament in Palermo and Syracuse also Simone Vagnozzi Alessio Di Mauro, Flavio Cipolla, Matthew Viola, Marco Crugnola and Alberto Brizzi.The Sicilian Classic Tennis Challenger 2010, event organized Dynamic Athletic Association, will be performed by 2 the 10 October on the red clay of the Country Time Club, and will have a total prize money of 42.500 €. Attended the conference presentation Marco Ponticiello, Area Manager Sicily MSC Cruises; Massimo Costa, CONI president Sicily; Giovanni Caramazza, President of the CONI; Michele Nasca, Provincial Councillor for Sport; Gaspare Mancuso, Mancuso Company sponsor; Fabio Conticello, Federtennis manager; Sergio Capraro, Thunder Agency.
"Thanks to its location in the Mediterranean, Palermo and Sicily are of strategic importance for MSC Cruises, said Marco Ponticiello, Area Manager Sicily MSC Cruises."Supporting this initiative at the local level allows us to further strengthen our ties with the Sicilian capital, which represents for us an essential port of loading and an important reference point for users of South Italy. At the end of 2010, in fact, MSC Fantasia will be made only in Palermo 33 airports, while in Sicily, MSC Cruises will have done well 109 airports”.
MSC Fantasia, together with her sister ship MSC Splendida, is the first ship to offer an exclusive VIP area – MSC Yacht Club – With 99 spacious suites, bar, solarium, 2 Jacuzzis, 1 piscina skydome, LĂ˘â‚¬â„˘observation loungeliving area with private bar, Concierge and panoramic views towards the bow. A masterpiece of Italian style, perfect mix of high technology, elegance and exclusive services, MSC Fantasia is characterized by a very nice: for the first time on a cruise ship you can walk on a Swarovski crystal surface and live the magic of navigation by observing the starry sky through the ceiling totally transparent.