Giochi del Tricolore were created in 1997 as an occasion to celebrate the Bicentenary of the Italian Tricolour flag that was born in Reggio Emilia.

This event is an important amateur sports competition, as well as a social, educational and intercultural opportunity for young people.

Giochi del Tricolore are a good way for the world to learn about Reggio Emilia, its territory and the treasures in it.

Giochi del Tricolore from 1997 to 2018

Giochi del Tricolore have involved more than 20,000 young athletes, coaches and institutional representatives from all over the world since the first edition in 1997.

During the 6th edition of the Giochi del Tricolore in 2018, more than 3,000 young athletes, 24 international delegations, from 22 different countries involving more than 1,000 athletes and accompanying persons.