Autistic Football Club: Inclusive football sport club of people with and without ASD

Pietro Cirrincione

Autism Europe aisbl - Gruppo Asperger Lazio onlus

Self-advocatepietro@lem.coopBorn on 1971 in Rome (Italy)Autim-Europe Vice-PresidentEDF (European Disability Forum)Information and Communication Technologies Expert Group memberJuryman in Vodafone Accessibility Awards 2011-2013.Fantasia (Federazione Nazionale delle Associazioni a Tutela delle persone con Autismo e Sindromedi Asperger) – www.fantasiautismo.orgGruppo Asperger onlus – www.asperger.itVolunteer national organization of families and people with ASDGruppo Asperger Lazio onlus – www.aspergerlazio.itVolunteer regional organization of families and people with ASDAutistic Football Club – www.autisticfootball.clubPresident and CaptainDiamoci una mossa (Let's Move on): athletism, track and field projectAthlet in an ASD group of Atletica Roma Acquacetosa sport clubPersonal accounts about Autism Spectrum condition in several congresses.Books and PublicationsA chapter inside "Sindrome di Asperger, HFA e formazione superiore. Esperienze e indicazioni per la scuola secondaria di secondo grado e l’Università", Enrico Valtellina, Edizioni Erickson, 2010Bullismo e spettro dell'Autismo. Autismo Oggi, N. 23 - novembre 2012, 10-13Work experienceComputer expert since 2001Education and training2008-2010 Computer Science Engineering student1990-2002 Aeronautical Engineering studentSapienza University in Rome1990 Senior High School specializing in Science EducationMember of an international voluntary human rights organization since 1998 in Europe, Africa and Latin America


Background The idea of setting up a sport club with the support of Gruppo Asperger Lazio onlus (a volunteer organization of families and people with ASD), Giuliaparla onlus (a cooperative of services) and Cooperativa Garibaldi... [ view full abstract ]

Ethics and permissions statement and / or disclosure of potential conflict of interest (if relevant)

Author and co-authors pay for participating in the project, they are active in a voluntary manner, the support of associations and cooperatives covers sports materials and some of the costs of sports training. [ view full abstract ]


  1. Pietro Cirrincione (Autism Europe aisbl - Gruppo Asperger Lazio onlus)
  2. Matteo Giammarughi (Giuliaparla onlus)
  3. Tommaso Arrotta
  4. Peppe Levanto (Giuliaparla onlus)

Topic Area

Topics: Practice


V6A » Oral Posters: Comorbidities; mental health and wellbeing; access to healthcare I (09:00 - Saturday, 17th September, Moorfoot Room)

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