Renzo Alverà

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Renzo Alverà
Medal record
Competitor for  Italy
Olympic Games
Silver 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Two-man
Silver 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Four-man
World Championships
Gold 1957 St. Moritz Two-man
Gold 1958 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Two-man
Gold 1959 St. Moritz Two-man
Gold 1960 Cortina d'Ampezzo Two-man
Gold 1960 Cortina d'Ampezzo Four-man
Gold 1961 Lake Placid Four-man
Silver 1957 St. Moritz Four-man

Renzo Alverà (January 17, 1933 – March 17, 2005) was an Italian bobsledder who competed from the mid-1950s to the early 1960s. At the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, he won silver medals in the two-man and four-man events. He was born in Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Alvera also won seven medals at the FIBT World Championships with six golds (Two-man: 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960; Four-man: 1960, 1961) and one silver (Four-man: 1957).