Nicolò Rode

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Nicolò Rode
Personal information
Nationality  Italy
Born (1912-01-01)January 1, 1912
Lussin Piccolo, Austria-Hungary
Died May 4, 1998(1998-05-04) (aged 86)
Verona, Italy
Sport
Sport Sailing
Class(es) Star

Nicolò Rode (1 January 1912 – 4 May 1998) is an Italian sailor and Olympic Champion. He competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki and won a gold medal in the Star class with skipper Agostino Straulino on Merope.[1] He received a silver medal at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, also with Straulino.

Biography[edit]

Like Straulino, Rode was born in Mali Lošinj on the island of Lošinj, Croatia (at that time in the Austrian part of Austria-Hungary).

Achievements[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile: Nico Rode". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 1 February 2009.