Athletic Club’s facilities at Lezama have held on this Saturday 16th June the sixth edition of the Copa Ahalegina Cup. It is a football competition in which are playing teams of the associations in favour of people with mental disability such as Adizmi (Bizkaia), Gorabide (Bizkaia), Fundación Síndrome de Down Foundation (Bizkaia), Apdema (Araba), Atzegi (Gipuzkoa), Antigua Luberri (Gipuzkoa), Gaude (Bizkaia) and Geu Be (Bizkaia). Teams have played each other as a Football 8 Inclusive-Mixed event and it took place between 10am and 3pm. The Copa Ahalegina Cup is organised by the Athletic Club Foundation in collaboration with the associations participating in the tournament. The main objective of this initiative is to promote the inclusion of the people with mental disability, as well as to guarantee their access to sports and active leisure, this way encouraging the sports’ values in a relaxed atmosphere that goes beyond the competition’s results.
Klika, Athletic Club in the Korrika 2019
Athletic Club will take part in Korrika 2019 tomorrow, Thursday 11th April, coinciding with its arrival in Bilbao.
Inclusiveness Award for the Athletic Club
Aitor Elizegi, representing Athletic Club, and accompanied by Juan Carlos Ercoreca, Eli Ibarra and Esteban Feijoo, alma mater of the GENUINE team, received yesterday the prize of GaituZSport for the promotion of inclusion, from the hands of the GaituzSport Foundation and the Basque Federation of Adapted Sport.
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Nossa Chape, winner of the Thinking Audience Award
The film Nossa Chape has won the Audience Award at the Thinking Football Film Festival 2019.
Thinking Football will close today with the film “Kaiser”
After five days of cinema and debate, Thinking Football will come to an end with the screening of the film “Kaiser” by director Louis Myles.
De Marcos and Gurpegui on Football and Homophobia
Today, the Thinking Football Film Festival will screen the Swiss film “Mario”.