On Saturday 6 April, the sport’s world celebrates the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. The International Motorcycling Federation (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) together with its FIM Motocross World Championship Promoter Youthstream join the related #WhiteCard campaign on the occasion of MXGP round in Pietramurata (ITA) and FIM SnowCross World Championship event in Bodentravet (SWE).
The FIM Motocross and SnowCross World Championship riders and people at the paddock are holding #WhiteCardsto show their support and commitment to peace efforts worldwide. The white card symbolise equity, tolerance and inclusion – string values that both FIM and its Promoters are committed to.
FIM President Jorge Viegas: “For the FIM it is important that everyone is treated equally and fairly. Joining the #WhiteCard campaign is a strong signal underlining that sport and motorcycling can promote positive values and gather people together worldwide.”
Youthstream President Giuseppe Luongo: “Our riders race hard but everyone respects each other. Them, more than others understand how sport unites people and how sport can have a significant power. If we rely more on this power, we will be able to accomplish greater things for a better future.”
We count on you to raise your #WhiteCard, take a picture, tag your friends and invite them to join the campaign!