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The 5:30 A.M. Warrior Call: Italy Plans to Open Its Borders to EU Countries Without Requiring Quarantine (5/22/2020) Joe De Sena and his team track the global responses to coronavirus.

By Joe De Sena

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Every morning, Joe De Sena, CEO and founder of Spartan, connects with his worldwide network of leaders and experts to get first-person accounts of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. These calls are happening in real time, and Entrepreneur has not independently verified the speakers' reports.

Today, the group explores how Italy plans to open its borders to EU countries in June without requiring quarantine, how 5 percent of antibody tests in the UK are positive and how more than 200 coronavirus cases are linked to a South Korea nightclub cluster.

Related: The 5:30 A.M. Warrior Call: Will the Premier League Return Soon? (5/15/2020)

Joe De Sena

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Founder & CEO, Spartan Race, Inc.

Joseph De Sena has been an entrepreneur since his pre-teens. From selling fireworks at age eight, to starting a t-shirt business in high school, to building a multimillion-dollar pool business in college, to creating a Wall Street trading firm, De Sena is a living definition of the word “entrepreneur.” 

A full-time resident of Pittsfield, Vt., he knows what it feels like to succeed outside the office – and that’s the feeling he seeks to bring to the world’s athletes with Spartan Race. He’s competed in any extreme sports adventure he could find, testing his mental and physical endurance against nature.

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