It is right there, between the waters of the lagoon and protected from view by the bell tower of San Marco and the Island of San Giorgio in Venice, that Cory Juneau, fresh off the bronze medal at Tokyo 2020, gave a show.
With his feet firmly anchored – except when he detaches from it for his gravity-defying flights – to his skateboard, the athlete began spinning on the skate bowl set up on a giant barge, illuminated by the golden light of the sunset and populated. from a parterre of journalists, influencers and numerous guests.
All eyes were focused there, on his unique performance, made even more magical by the millennial setting of the Lagoon, with which Golden Goose he wanted to celebrate his firsts 20 years, its roots, its land.
Two decades of passion for sport, lifestyle and a deep-rooted affinity with world of skate, celebrated by the prowess of the American star and a select group of skaters who danced on the ramp to the rhythm of DJ Brina Knauss.
The evening, full of emotions and suggestions, continued with an exclusive dinner at Venice Venice Hotel. Not yet open to the public, the structure, one of the oldest buildings in the city, welcomed guests in a dreamlike atmosphere, among carpets of roses and candles, made even more suggestive by the singer’s live performance Mafalda.
Numerous well-known faces at the table, including Nina Zilli, Andrea Damante, Valentina Pegorer, skateboarder Rune Glifberg and actress Caterina Shulha.