Pierfrancesco Pavoni

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Pierfrancesco Pavoni
Pierfrancesco Pavoni.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1963-02-21) February 21, 1963 (age 51)
Rome, Italy
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club Pro Patria Milano
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 60 m: 6.55 (1990)
  • 100 m: 10.22 (1986)
  • 200 m: 20.38 (1987)
  • 400 m: 45.71 (1985)

Pierfrancesco Pavoni (born 21 February 1963 in Rome) is a retired sprinter from Italy.

Biography[edit]

He won twelve medals at the International athletics competitions, four of these with national relays team and one of these at junior level.[1] His greatest achievements were the 1982 European Championships silver medal as well as two World Indoor bronze medals.

His personal times were both achieved in 1986: 10.22 seconds over 100 metres and in 1987: 20.38 seconds over 200 metres. At 1983 World Championships he set the Italian record of the 4x100m, winning another silver medal, with the teammate Pietro Mennea at the last relay.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Time Notes
1982 European Indoor Championships Italy Milan 4th 60 metres 6.68 [2]
European Championships Greece|Athens 2nd 100 metres 10.25
4th 4x400 metres relay 38.96
1983 World Championships Finland Helsinki 2nd 4x100 metres relay 38.37 Sport records icon NR.svg
Mediterranean Games Morocco Casablanca 1st 100 metres 10.24 [3]
1st 4×100 metres ralay 38.76 [3]
1987 World Indoor Championships United States Indianapolis 3rd 60 metres 6.59
European Indoor Championships France Liévin 2nd 60 metres 6.58
World Championships Italy Rome 7th 100 metres 16.23 [4]
7th 200 metres 20.45 Sport records icon PB.svg
7th 4x100 metres relay 39.62
1988 European Indoor Championships Hungary Budapest 5th 60 metres 6.64 [5]
Olympic Games South Korea Seoul 5th 4x100 metres relay 38.54
1989 World Indoor Championships Hungary Budapest 3rd 60 metres 6.61
European Indoor Championships Netherlands The Hague 4th 60 metres 6.62 [6]
1990 European Indoor Championships England Glasgow 2nd 60 metres 6.59

National championships[edit]

He has won 8 times the individual national championship.[7][8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  2. ^ 1982 European Indoor Championships, men's 60 metres final - Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite
  3. ^ a b "Mediterranean Games". GBR Athletics. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  4. ^ He occurred in a injury in the final, in preliminary rounds had run in 10:33.
  5. ^ 1988 European Indoor Championships, men's 60 metres final - Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite
  6. ^ 1989 European Indoor Championships, men's 60 metres final - Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite
  7. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012". sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  8. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 

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