Michele Frangilli

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Michele Frangilli
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Medal record
Competitor for  Italy
Men's Archery
Olympic Games
Gold 2012 London Team
Silver 2000 Sydney Team
Bronze 1996 Atlanta Team
World Championships
Gold 1999 Riom Team
Gold 2003 New York Individual
Silver 1995 Jakarta Team
Silver 2001 Beijing Team
Bronze 2003 New York Team
European Championships
Gold 1998 Boe' Team
Gold 2002 Oulu Individual
Silver 1996 Kranska Gora Team
Bronze 2002 Oulu Team
Bronze 2006 Athens Team
Mediterranean Games
Silver 2013 Mersin Individual
Bronze 2013 Mersin Team

Michele Frangilli (born 1 May 1976) is an archer from Italy.


He was born in Gallarate. He has competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery, ending at the 6th place and getting the Bronze Medal for teams. He has also competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery, ending at the 10th place and getting the Silver Medal for teams. In 2003 he has won in New York the World Target Archery Championships for Recurve (Olympic) Division.

Frangilli competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery. He won his first match, advancing to the round of 32. In the second round of elimination, he was defeated. His final rank was 31st overall. Frangilli was also a member of the 7th-place Italian men's archery team at the 2004 Summer Olympics.

Frangilli scored a 10 with the last arrow to dramatically win the men's archery team gold medal final against the USA at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Frangilli has collected up to now 11 Titles of World Champion for Recurve Bow in various disciplines, including Indoor, Target and Field Archery. He also recently co-authored with his father and coach, Vittorio Frangilli, a book on olympic archery technique, entitled The Heretic Archer. He is a former world number one ranked men's recurve archer.


Current world record holder 25 meter 60 arrows, shot on 21 nov 2001(Gallarate,ITA): 300+298=598
Current world record holder 18 meter 60 arrows, shot on 13 jan 2001(Nîmes, FRA): 597
Current world record holder 36 arrow final round, shot on 3 March 2004(Caorle, ITA): 358

Individual performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR
World Archery tournaments
Olympic Games QF 3R 2R 1R 0/4
World Championships 2R QF QF 3R W 2R 2R 2R 1R 1/9
World Cup
Stage 1 2R 2R 2R 3R 2R 1R 0/6
Stage 2 4th W 2nd 3R 3R 3R 4R 1/7
Stage 3 QF 2R 3R 3R QF 1R 0/6
Stage 4 3R 3R QF 3R 0/4
World Cup Final DNQ 4th QF DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ 0/2
End of year world ranking 5 2 1 3 5 9 7 40 258 3 15 28 40

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