Sandro Floris

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Sandro Floris
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1965-06-12) June 12, 1965 (age 49)
Cagliari, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 73 kg (161 lb)
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club G.S. Fiamme Azzurre
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 10.36 (1994)
  • 200 m: 20.68 (1996)

Sandro Floris (born 12 June 1965 in Cagliari) is a retired Italian sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres.


He won eleven medals at the International athletics competitions, ten of these with national relays team.[1] His personal best 200 metres time was 20.68 seconds, achieved in June 1996 in Rome.[2] His personal best 100 metres time was 10.36 seconds, achieved in July 1994 in Nuoro.[3]


Year Competition Venue Position Event
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 5th 4x100 m relay
1989 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 4th 200 m
European Indoor Championships The Hague, Netherlands 5th 200 m[4]
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, Scotland 1st 200 m
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 8th 200 m
3rd 4x100 m relay
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 5th 4x100 m relay
Mediterranean Games Athens, Greece 3rd 200 m[5]
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd 4x100 m relay
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 3rd 4x100 m relay
1997 Mediterranean Games Bari, Italy 1st 4x100 m relay

National championships[edit]

He has won 3 times the individual national championship.[6][7]

  • 1 win in the 100 metres (1994)
  • 1 win in the 200 metres (1989)
  • 1 win in the 200 metres indoor (1992)

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