RUGBY - SIX NATIONS CHAMPIONSHIP
2016 RBS Six Nations Championship (the seventeenth of its kind) will be played in Europe between February 6th and March 19th.
England, France, Italy, Scotland and Wales will face 2015 winner: Ireland.
TENNIS - INTERNAZIONALI BNL D’ITALIA (ITALIAN OPEN)
Internazionali di Tennis d’Italia (Italian Open) take place every year in May at Foro Italico in Rome.
2015 edition was played between May 7-17 and won by the Russian player Maria Sharapova (Women’s singles)
and by the Serbian athlete Novak Djokovic (Men’s singles)
SOCCER – SERIE A
Rome has got two rivaling Premier League clubs: A.S. Roma (since 1927) and S.S. Lazio (since 1900).
A she-wolf (lupa) is the symbol of A.S. Roma, while an eagle (aquila) stands for S.S. Lazio, so that the world-renowned rivalry between the two takes on a fancy animal-like connotation: red & yellow lupacchiotti (wolf cubs) against sky blue & white aquilotti (eaglets).
Rome Marathon takes place every year during springtime.
The 22nd edition is set for Sunday April 10th, 2016.
Its 42 km 195 m route twists and turns across the city center, starting and ending on via dei Fori Imperiali next to the Colosseum.
GOLDEN GALA PIETRO MENNEA (IAAF DIAMOND LEAGUE)
The 36th edition of the Golden Gala of Rome will be held on June 2, 2016 at the Stadio Olimpico.
KOMEN RACE FOR THE CURE
Rome’s Race for the Cure is the symbolic event of “Susan G. Komen Italy”, the non-profit organization based on voluntary work, active since 2000 in the fight against breast cancer al lover Italy.
GOLF IN ROME
Rome has several beautiful golf courses to be discovered and played at. Golf courses in Rome and surroundings can be used all year, thanks to the ideal climate of the city.The beautiful green areas surrounding our city make Rome an ideal destination for your golfing holiday. Combine your golf holiday here in Rome with all the historical and cultural riches the city has to offer!