Special award “SUSTENIUM Energy and heart”
Determination and instinct brought on the highest steps of the podium.
She brought the Italian flag at the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics, where she won the gold medal, which she had attempted to achieve for 12 years, in the 500 meters.
Even though our standard bearer has a nice smile and gaze, and a tiny build, is a cannibal in competition.
Arianna swirls on ice: the costume is like a skin to her.
An athlete who saw the defeat like a step towards victory, an incentive to do better.
“Losing is frustration, sadness, sometimes anger but if you are able to channel all the negative feelings, they transform into positive energy for the next competition”.
She won 1 gold, 2 silver and 5 bronze medals at the Olympics and 1 gold, 6 silver and 7 bronze medals at the World Championships and 24 gold medals at the European Championships… This is potential of a great champion that honours Italy and the uniform that she wears