Nicola Trentin

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Nicola Trentin
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1974-06-20) June 20, 1974 (age 40)
Iglesias, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Long jump
Club G.S. Fiamme Azzurre
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • Long jump: 8.20 m (2003)

Nicola Trentin (born 20 June 1974) is a former Italian long jumper.

Biography[edit]

He won the bronze medal at the 2001 Mediterranean Games.[1] He also participated at the World Championships in 1999 and 2003, the World Indoor Championships in 2004 and the 2004 Olympic Games without reaching the final.

His personal best jump is 8.20 metres, achieved in July 2003 in Padova. The Italian record currently belongs to Andrew Howe with 8.47 metres.[2] He has 21 caps in national team from 1996 to 2006.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Measure Notes
2004 Olympic Games Greece Athens Qual. Long jump 7.86 m
2006 European Championships Sweden Gothenburg 19th Long jump| 7.66 m

National championships[edit]

He has won 6 times the individual national championship.[4][5]

  • 3 wins in the long jump (2001, 2002, 2003)
  • 3 wins in the long jump indoor (1998, 2003, 2004)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mediterranean Games - GBR Athletics
  2. ^ Italian athletics records
  3. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009. 
  4. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 

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