On 09 October 2016 at 21:10 | updated 24 October 2016 at 19:58

A few figures about the 2016 Worlds of Artistic Skating

A few figures about the 2016 Worlds of Artistic Skating

The 61st World Championships of Figure Skating finished on October 8th in Novara, Italy. The organization summed up the event in a few figures on the Facebook Page:

The Worlds in a Few Figures

  • 8.000 tickets sold
  • 1.500 athletes from 32 different countries
  • 70 hours of live streaming on the Internet
  • 16 hours of coverage by Raï, the Italian national TV channel
  • 13 hotels booked
  • 1 shuttle service from 5am to 2am every day
  • 107 volunteers
  • 2.500 meals served in 10 days
  • Cost of the organization: 1.5 million of Euros (financed with the support of the city, of the region, of local partners and of the FIRS)
  • 10 millions of Euros of economic impact for Novara
  • Over 11.300 followers on Facebook
  • 807.573 visits from January till today on the Website novara2016.it, with a peak of over 418.000 visits in October.

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Photo : Raniero Corbelletti

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