“Alex Schwazer at the Tokyo Olympics”. The world of politics takes the field for the South Tyrolean walker. “All political forces have signed a resolution in the Commission for Culture, Education, Sport in the Chamber to invite the government and the Coni to take action at the competent international sports bodies so that walker Alex Schwazer can participate in the Tokyo Olympics, in the light of what has emerged The document will be questioned and then voted unanimously in the next session, scheduled for Tuesday 30 March ”, the group leaders of the Culture, Education, Sport Commission in the Chamber affirm in a note.
“This act is a clear signal that Parliament wants to give the IOC to re-evaluate the disqualification inflicted on the athlete until 2024, in light of the dismissal by the Bolzano court in the criminal proceedings that saw him accused of doping. In fact, for international sports bodies the disqualification is still in force, despite the fact that Schwazer was not involved in the courts ”, conclude the group leaders.