Roberto Chiappa

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Roberto Chiappa
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Personal information
Full name Roberto Chiappa
Born (1973-09-11) 11 September 1973 (age 40)
Terni, Italy
Team information
Discipline Track
Role Rider
Infobox last updated on
17 November 2009

Roberto Chiappa (born 11 September 1973) is an Italian track cyclist born in Terni. He is married to Evelyn and has two kids, Devlyn and Moorea. He lives near Bergamo. His team is Gruppo Sportivo Forestale. He is a 44 time Italian Champion and became World Junior Sprint Champion in 1991 as well as World Champion in 1993 at the Tandem. He holds the Italian 200m Record in 10.18s.

Career highlights[edit]

1990
Bronze medal icon.svg, World U19 Sprint Championship, Middlesbrough (GBR)
1991
Arc en ciel.svg World U19 Sprint Champion, Colorado Springs (USA)
1992
4th, Olympic Games, Sprint, Barcelona (SPA)
1993
Arc en ciel.svg World Amateur Tandem Champion, Hamar (NOR-with Federico Paris)
1994
Bronze medal icon.svg, World Amateur Tandem Championship, Palermo (ITA-with Federico Paris)
1996
3rd, World Cup, Track, Sprint, Busto Garolfo (ITA)
9th, Olympic Games, Sprint, Atlanta (USA)
1997
Arc en ciel.svg World Military Sprint Champion
1998
1st, World Cup, Track, Keirin, Hyères (FRA)
1999
1st, World Cup, Track, Keirin, Mexico City (MEX)
2nd, World Cup, Track, Keirin, Frisco, Texas (USA)
Bronze medal icon.svg, European Omnium Sprints Championship
2000
7th, Olympic Games, Sprint, Sydney (AUS)
2004
 Italy Keirin Champion, Pordenone
 Italy Sprint Champion, Pordenone
2005
 Italy Keirin Champion, San Vincenzo
 Italy Sprint Champion, San Vincenzo
2006
 Italy Keirin Champion, Pordenone
 Italy Sprint Champion, Pordenone
 Italy Team Sprint Champion, Pordenone
7th, World Sprint Championship, Bordeaux (FRA)
7th, World Keirin Championship, Bordeaux (FRA)
2007
 Italy Keirin Champion, Dalmine
 Italy Sprint Champion, Dalmine
 Italy Team Sprint Champion, Dalmine (with Ivan Quaranta & Marco Brossa)
1st, International Sprint Grand Prix, Trexlertown, Pennsylvania (USA)
1st, Keirin, Air Products Finals, Trexlertown, Pennsylvania (USA)
2nd, World Cup, Track, Sprint, Los Angeles (USA)
7th, World Sprint Championship, Palma de Mallorca (SPA)
2008
1st, World Cup, Track, Sprint, Los Angeles (USA)
4th, World Sprint Championship, Manchester (GBR)
1st, International Keirin Cup, Trexlertown, Pennsylvania (USA)
 Italy Keirin Champion, Dalmine
 Italy Sprint Champion, Dalmine
 Italy Team Sprint Champion, Dalmine

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