Beniamino Bonomi

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Beniamino Bonomi
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold 2000 Sydney K-2 1000 m
Silver 1996 Atlanta K-1 1000 m
Silver 1996 Atlanta K-2 500 m
Silver 2004 Athens K-2 1000 m
World Championships
Gold 1995 Duisburg K-2 500 m
Silver 1991 Paris K-1 10000 m
Silver 1997 Dartmouth K-1 1000 m
Silver 1997 Dartmouth K-2 500 m
Silver 1997 Dartmouth K-2 200 m
Silver 1998 Szeged K-4 200 m
Silver 1998 Szeged K-2 500 m

Beniamino Bonomi (born March 9, 1968 in Verbania) is an Italian sprint canoer who competed from the late 1980s to the mid-2000s (decade). Competing in five Summer Olympics, he won four medals with one gold (2000: K-2 1000 m) and three silvers (1996: K-1 1000 m, K-2 500 m; 2004: K-2 1000 m).

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Bonomi also won seven medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a gold (K-2 500 m: 1995) and six silvers (K-1 1000 m: 1997, K-1 10000 m: 1991, K-2 200 m: 1997, 1998; K-2 500 m: 1997, K-4 200 m: 1998).

He was member of the Gruppo Nautico Fiamme Gialle club. He is 181 cm (5'11") tall and races at 81 kg (180 lbs).

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