I I S S. G. BOSCO - VIADANA (MN) – IT – Italy
We are in the North of Italy
Our region is Lombardia.
Lombardia is divided into three areas with different geographical
characteristics. In the north there are the mountains (the Alps), then in
the centre there is the zone “pedemontana” and in the south there is
the Po valley (Pianura Padana) where Viadana is located.
Our province is Mantova, but Viadana,
our town, is nearer to Parma (25 Km)
and Reggio than to Mantova (42 Km).
We are a vocational / technical school and we provide
courses in many sectors as Electronics, Mechanics, Social
Healthy, Catering, Agriculture.
The Viadana Rugby team
The Viadana Rugby team was founded in 1970.
In 1971 Viadana won the serie C (fourth division).
In 1980 it was successful in serie B (third division).
In 1993 it was successful in A2 (second division).
In 2002 it won the Italian championship.
In 2007 Viadana won the Italian Cup.
The most famous rugby players that have ever played
in Viadana rugby are Tana Umaga and Kaine Robertson
In Europe Viadana has played in Heineken cup
and Euro Challenge Cup .
The stadium is called Luigi Zaffanella
and has got 5000 seats.