Luigi Benedetti

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Luigi Benedetti
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Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1951-05-19) 19 May 1951 (age 63)
Massa Carrara, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club Atalanta Massa
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 10.3 (1973)

Luigi Benedetti (Massa Carrara, 19 May 1951) is a former Italian sprinter.

He was twice finalist with the national relay team on 4x100 metres relay at the Olympic Games (1972 and 1976).

Biography[edit]

Luigi Benedetti won four medals with the national relay team at the International athletics competitions.[1] He participated at two editions of the Summer Olympics (1972 and 1976), he has 22 caps in national team from 1971 to 1976.[2]

Olympic results[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Performance Notes
1972 Olympic Games West Germany Munchen 8th 4x100 m relay 39.14
1976 Olympic Games Canada Montreal 6th 4x100 m relay 39.08

National championships[edit]

In the "Pietro Mennea era", Luigi Benedetti has won just one time the individual national championship.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009. 
  3. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 

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