Matteo Morandi

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Matteo Morandi
— Gymnast —
Matteo Morandi Grand Prix 2013 09.JPG
Personal information
Country represented  Italy
Born (1981-10-08) October 8, 1981 (age 33)
Vimercate
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics

Matteo Morandi (born October 8, 1981) is an Italian artistic gymnast. He was born in Vimercate. He is married and has a daughter. He is a specialist at the rings.

Olympic Games[edit]

He competed at the 2004 games taking 5th place at the Rings, the 2008 games taking 6th place at the Rings, and the 2012 games, in which he won the bronze medal in the Still Rings final.[1] After the 2012 Summer Olympics he said that he will continue until the next Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro 2016 and hopes to win another medal.

World Championships[edit]

He won four bronze medals in the Rings at these games. The first in Debrecen 2002, Anaheim 2003, Melbourne 2005 and Rotterdam 2010.

European Championships[edit]

In these games he won one gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the Rings. In Lubiana 2004 he won a bronze medal, in Birmingham 2010 a gold medal, in Montpellier 2012 a silver medal and in 2013 Moscow a bronze medal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Matteo Morandi". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 6 August 2012.