Michela Ponza

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Michela Ponza
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Personal information
Born (1979-02-12) 12 February 1979 (age 36)
Bolzano, Italy
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)
Website www.michelaponza.com
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
World Cup debut 14 March 1998
Retired 23 March 2014
Olympic Games
Teams 4 (2002, 2006, 2010, 2014)
Medals 0
World Championships
Teams 14 (1998, 2000,
2001, 2002, 2003, 2004,
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008,
2009, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Medals 1 (0 gold)
World Cup
Seasons 17 (1997/98–2013/14)
Individual wins 0
Individual podiums 7

Michela Ponza (born 12 February 1979) is a retired Italian professional biathlete, who competed on the World Cup circuit from the final round of the World Cup in the 1997–98 season to the final round in the 2013–14 season.

Biography[edit]

She had seven individual podium finishes, four second places and three third places. She has also competed in 4 Olympic Games, in Salt Lake City in 2002, in Turin in 2006, in Vancouver in 2010 and finally in Sochi in 2014. Ponza was born in Bolzano, but lives in Santa Cristina Gherdëina.

Achievements[edit]

  • 1999: 1st, Italian championships of biathlon
  • 2000: 1st, Italian championships of biathlon
  • 2001: 1st, Italian championships of biathlon
  • 2002: 2nd, Italian championships of biathlon
  • 2003: 1st, Italian championships of biathlon
  • 2004: 1st, Italian championships of biathlon

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