StarClass series starts in Bergamo
IceLab: the new Icerink of Bergamo
25 October 2017
- From 27-30 October the first StarClass competition of the season will be held in Bergamo-Italy.150 skaters from 40 clubs out of 9 countries will compete in this event. The competition is organised by Sport Evolution Skating Bergamo, the shorttrack club founded in 2005 by former national team skater Alessandro Ortalli. The Icerink of Bergamo is called the IceLab. The Icerink was newly opened in December 2015 and is specialized for figure skating and shorttrack. The city of Bergamo is situated in the North of Italy and has its own airport less then 10 minutes away from the Icerink. Bergamo is a very old city. Founded as Bergomum. In 49 Before Christ it became a Roman municipality and already had 10.000 inhabitants in those days.It was destroyed in the 5th century and complete rebuild in the next years. It is the first time that Bergamo hosts and international competition like the StarClass. The StarClass competition will have live results and a live stream video on Web-TV on this website.