Giovanni Pettenella

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Giovanni Pettenella
Personal information
Full name Giovanni Pettenella
Born (1943-03-28)28 March 1943
Caprino Veronese, Italy
Died 20 February 2010(2010-02-20) (aged 66)
Milan, Italy
Team information
Discipline Track
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Professional team(s)
Ciclistica Corsico, Milan

Giovanni Pettenella (28 March 1943 – 19 February 2010) was an Italian racing cyclist and Olympic champion in track cycling. He competed in the Men's sprint and the 1000m time trial at the 1964 Summer Olympics for which he won a gold and silver medal respectively.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Giovanni Pettenella Olympic Results". Retrieved 17 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "1964 Summer Olympics – Tokyo, Japan – Cycling" (Retrieved on June 7, 2008)