Angiolo Profeti

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Angiolo Profeti
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1918-05-23)23 May 1918
Castelfiorentino, Italy
Died 1981
Ferrara, Italy
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 108 kg (238 lb)
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot put
Discus throw
Club Giglio Rosso Firenze
Retired 1954
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) Shot put: 15.42 m (1952)

Angiolo Profeti (Castelfiorentino, 23 May 1918 – Ferrara, 1981), was an Italian shot putter and discus thrower.


Profeti has 26 caps in Italy national athletics team.[1] In his career, he participated in an edition of the Olympic Games and won 15 national championships in discus throw,[2] and its record for speciality ex aequo with Adolfo Consolini.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Performance Notes
1950 European Championships Belgium Brussels 2nd Shot put 15.16 m [3]
1951 Mediterranean Games Egypt Alexandria 2nd Shot put 15.02 m
1952 Olympic Games Finland Helsinki 12th Shot put 14.74 m

National championships[edit]


  1. ^ "La squadra nazionale" (in Italian). Retrieved 12 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS". Retrieved 11 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS (MEN)". Retrieved 12 April 2012. 

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