Marcello Benvenuti

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Marcello Benvenuti
Marcello Benvenuti.jpg
Benvenuti in action
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1964-04-26) April 26, 1964 (age 50)
Ferrara, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
Country Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) High jump
Club C.S. Carabinieri
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • High jump: 2.33 m (1989)

Marcello Benvenuti (born 26 April 1964) is a retired Italian high jumper.

Biography[edit]

He became Italian high jump champion in 1989, rivalling with Luca Toso and Daniele Pagani.[1] He also became indoor champion in 1989.[2] His personal best jump is 2.33 metres, achieved in September 1989 in Verona.[3] This was the Italian record.[4]

National records[edit]

  • High jump: 2.33 m (Italy Verona, 20 September 1989) - current holder

National championships[edit]

Marcello Benvenuti has won 3 times the individual national championship.[5][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Italian Championships". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 7 March 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  3. ^ Marcello Benvenuti profile at IAAF
  4. ^ Italian all-time list, men's high jump (last updated 2000)
  5. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 

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