Valentino Gasparella

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Valentino Gasparella
Gaiardoni, Gasparella en Gruchet (1959).jpg
Gaiardoni, Gasparella (c.) en Gruchet (1959)
Personal information
Full name Valentino Gasparella
Born (1935-06-30) 30 June 1935 (age 79)
Vicenza, Italy
Team information
Discipline Track
Role Rider

Valentino Gasparella (born 30 June 1935) is an Italian racing cyclist and Olympic champion in track cycling.

He won a gold medal in team pursuit at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne (with Antonio Domenicali, Leandro Faggin and Franco Gandini).[1] He also won a bronze medal in the sprint event at the 1960 Summer Olympics.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1956 Summer Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Cycling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 12 October 2008)
  2. ^ "Valentino Gasparella Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 27 July 2014.