F1 sprint race row: FIA accused of ‘greed’ amid delay in decision to increase number of sprints to six in 2023 season

The teams have unanimously backed a proposal from commercial rights holder F1 to double the number of sprint races to six next year but the FIA said in a statement it was “still evaluating” the proposal, with sources accusing the governing body of ‘greed’

Last Updated: 27/04/22 4:43pm


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Craig Slater gives an update on the proposed plans to double the number of sprint races in Formula One from 2023. The FIA has said that it can not approve the increase at this point in time

Craig Slater gives an update on the proposed plans to double the number of sprint races in Formula One from 2023. The FIA has said that it can not approve the increase at this point in time

The FIA’s delay in approving plans to double the number of sprint races in F1 from 2023 has created a major split at the top of the sport, with the governing body being accused of ‘greed’.

There are currently three sprints on the calendar for 2022, the first of which came at last weekend’s Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola where reigning world champion Max Verstappen claimed victory.

The teams have unanimously backed a proposal from commercial rights holder F1 to hold six sprints next year but, after a Formula One Commission meeting on Tuesday, the FIA said in a statement that it was “still evaluating the impact of the proposal on its trackside operations and personnel”.

Max Verstappen celebrates winning the first spring race of the 2022 season at Imola

Max Verstappen celebrates winning the first spring race of the 2022 season at Imola

Sources have told Sky Sports’ Craig Slater that “unjustifiable financial requests” are behind the FIA’s decision to block the vote.

“The word ‘greed’ was actually used to me,” Slater told Sky Sports News. “And a couple

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$50,000 grant will support increase advertising of neighborhood healthful way of living initiatives – Salisbury Publish

By Natalie Anderson
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SALISBURY — Associates of the Healthful Rowan coalition say a modern $50,000 award to the town will support expand and boost way of life schooling initiatives to the area’s youth and minimize the hazard of chronic disorders.

Mayor Karen Alexander been given the grant on the city of Salisbury’s behalf past week during the once-a-year U.S. Convention of Mayors. Named the 2022 Childhood Weight problems Avoidance and Environmental Well being and Sustainability Award, it arrives from a partnership in between the U.S. Congress of Mayors and the American Beverage Foundation for a Healthy America. Salisbury was just one of 9 towns across the country to get an award. Other cities of similar sizing involved Daytona Seashore in Florida and White Plains in New York.

Jennifer West, who qualified prospects the life-style medication initiative with Wholesome Rowan, stated funding will support broaden the county’s collaborative operate to apply her focus region. Lifestyle medicine works by using proof-centered therapeutic strategies to avoid, treat and reverse chronic ailments by focusing on personal behaviors this sort of as nutrition, snooze, physical exercise, tension and material use.

She cited a pilot plan by the county’s Group Treatment Clinic to put into exercise the countrywide “5-2-1-0” general public awareness campaign. Working with that product, vendors “prescribe” five fruits and greens every single working day, the restricting of display time to no a lot more than two hrs a day, physical action for at the very least a person hour a day and avoidance of sugary drinks. West stated the measures make it possible for companies to set up partnerships with their individuals and mentor them somewhat than outright stating what they really should or should not do.

That plan currently serves older people. With the grant, efforts will be prolonged to the

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