On January 16th at the FMI headquarter in Rome (Italy) the second meeting was held between FIM (International Motorcycling Federation) and FIVA (Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens).
These meetings have the purpose to promote the collaboration between the two organisations both at World and European level.
FIM Europe was present at the meeting with Silvio Manicardi, FIM Europe Second Deputy president.
Many items have been discussed, including the possible participation to the respective events, mobility problems during the week and in town and the swapping of information to create a stronger presence of historical PTW in the political world.
At the same time both organisations agreed on common ground of co-operation in order to boost touring activities with historical motorcycles.
Both organisations in their specific fields agreed upon common goals, which are promotion, preservation and development of motorcycles, its related activities and the protection of the riders’ rights.
From the left Palmino Poli, Chairman of FIVA Motorcycle Commission, Silvio Manicardi, FIM Europe Second Deputy President, Panagiotis Kalaitzis, Member of FIM Touring and Leisure Commission, Damiano Zamana, Director of FIM Touring and Leisure Commission, Natasa Jerina, FIVA Motorcycle Commission General Secretary, Bjorn A. Hvaleby, member of the FIVA Motorcycle Commission