The IRIDE Amateur Sports and Sociocultural Association works in the region with assistance projects for the weakest for the most vulnerable groups, consists of a group of physical and psychological education teachers with decades of experience in their respective sectors.
The association established on 14 February 2002, has always been involved in social promotion projects through sport. Since 2007 it has extended his teaching services to the Rivoli CTP, managing the “Laboratory of Physics” (training and functional gymnastics for adults) project at the IC Matteotti in Rivoli.
For over 15 years, it has been in charge the orienteering activities for the secondary schools, organizing the municipal phases within the “Playing on the Net” school project.
Since 2011, the Nordic Walking section has been activated and it provides training/discipline training courses and group walks mainly in the Morenica Hill of Rivoli. Today the group consists of about 60 walkers members with an age ranging from 35 to 80 years.
In 2015 the fast walking section has been activated, where during the whole year, the walking groups meet once or twice a week. This activity is sponsored by the municipality of Avigliana and from 2017 is also carried out in the municipalities of Rivoli and Grugliasco.
Iride is also promoter of some of the most important events of the Val di Susa area.
An annual meeting of free walking pace it takes place in mid-April on the circuit of the two lakes of Avigliana; about 400 people of all ages attended last year. The next edition will take place on April the 15th 2018.