Michael Tumi

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Michael Tumi
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Tumi with the jersey of the Aeronautica
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1990-02-12) February 12, 1990 (age 24)
Padua, Italy
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club C.S. Aeronautica Militare
G.S. Fiamme Oro
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 10.19 (2013)
  • 60 m indoor: 6.51 (2013)

Michael Tumi (born 12 February 1990 in Padua) is an Italian sprinter.

Biography[edit]

He placed second at 2011 European Athletics U23 Championships in Ostrava,[1] where he set a personal best in the 100 metres at 10.19 seconds (+0.1). He has won individual national championships four times.[2][3]

In 2013, Tumi set a new Italian national record in the 60 meters,[4] beating a 23-year old record set by Pierfrancesco Pavoni in 1990.[5] He won the bronze medal at the European Championships in athletics over the same distance.

National records[edit]

  • 60 metres indoor: 6.51 (Italy Ancona, 17 February 2013) - Current holder

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Time Notes
2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu 5th 4×100 metres relay 38.96 [6]
2013 European Indoor Championships Sweden Gothenburg 3rd 60 metres 6.52
Mediterranean Games Turkey Mersin 3rd 100 metres 10.26
1st 4×100 m relay 39.06

National championships[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ostrava, Tumi argento europeo
  2. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Three records in 90 minutes on super Sunday at the Italian Indoor Champs". iaaf.org. Retrieved 3 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Atletica, Assoluti indoor: Chesani e Bruni, salti record. Tumi vola nei 60" (in Italian). repubblica.it. 17 February 2013. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  6. ^ The relay team ran in a better crono (38.41), Season Best, in semi-finals.

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