Carmine Abbagnale

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Carmine Abbagnale
Personal information
Nationality Italy
Born (1962-07-05) 5 July 1962 (age 52)
Pompei, Naples, Italy

Carmine Abbagnale (born July 5, 1962 in Pompei)[1] is an Italian competition rower and Olympic champion.

Biography[edit]

Abbagnale received a gold medal in coxed pairs, with Giuseppe Di Capua (cox) and his older brother Giuseppe, at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles,[2] and again at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.[3] The crew won silver medals at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona behind another pair of brothers, Greg and Jonny Searle.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carmine Abbagnale at Sports Reference
  2. ^ "1984 Summer Olympics – Los Angeles, United States – Rowing" databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved on May 13, 2008.
  3. ^ "1988 Summer Olympics – Seoul, South Korea – Rowing" databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved on May 13, 2008.
  4. ^ "1992 Summer Olympics – Barcelona, Spain – Rowing" databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved on May 13, 2008.