Margherita Gargano

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Margherita Gargano (born November 18, 1952 in Bagheria, Province of Palermo) is a former female middle distance runner from Italy.

Biography[edit]

She is best known for winning the gold medal at the 1979 Mediterranean Games in the women's 1,500 metres. Gargano set her personal best (4:06.71) in the 1,500 metres in 1979.

Personal bests[edit]

  • 800m 2'03"1 (1979)- 2'06"3 indoor (1980)
  • 1500m 4'06"71(1979)- 4'19"81 indoor (1983)
  • 3000m 8'46"31 (1982)- 9'03"62 indoor (1982)
  • 5000m 15'20"94 (1982)
  • 10000m 35'01"4 (1976)

Achievements[edit]

Year Tournament Venue Result Event
1976 Summer Olympics Montreal, Canada DNQ 1,500 metres
1979 Mediterranean Games Tunis, Tunisia 1st 1,500 metres
1982 European Championships Athens, Greece 6th 3,000 metres

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