Emanuela Brizio

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Emanuela Brizio
Personal information
Nickname(s) Manu
Aquila rosa (Pink eagle)[1]
L'aquila di Aurano
Nationality Italian
Born (1968-09-10) 10 September 1968 (age 49)
Verbania
Residence Aurano
Sport
Country  Italy
Sport Ski mountaineering
Skyrunning
Event(s) Mountain running
Club Valetudo Skyrunning Italia
Achievements and titles
World finals

2 World cup

  • 2009 Overall
  • 2010 Overall

Emanuela Brizio (born 10 September 1968) is an Italian female sky runner who won two Skyrunning World Cups (2009, 2010).[2]

Biography[edit]

She started with the mountain running in 1999, at the age of 31, is considered among the greatest skyrunners of all-time, still active and winning at the threshold of 40 years, the Aquila di Aurano (Aurano's Eagle), as she is nicknamed, boasts its rich palmarès two World Cups (Skyrunner World Series) and 10 national titles at individual level.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Time notes
2010 World Championships Italy Premana 3rd SkyMarathon 3:58:19

World Cup wins[edit]

# Season Date Race Discipline
1 2004 June 13 Valposchiavo-Valmalenco SkyRace
2 July 4 Sentiero 4 Luglio SkyRace SkyRace
3 2005 June 12 Valmalenco-Valposchiavo SkyRace
4 2008 September 21 Sentiero delle Grigne SkyRace
5 2009 April 18 Irazú SkyRace SkyRace
6 May 24 Maratòn Alpina Zegama-Aizkorri SkyRace
7 June 28 SkyRace Andorra SkyRace
8 October 24 Mount Kinabalu Climbathon SkyRace
9 July 12 Monte Rosa SkyMarathon Sky Marathon
10 2010 May 16 Maratòn Alpina Zegama-Aizkorri SkyRace
11 August 22 Red Rock SkyMarathon Sky Marathon
12 2011 July 17 Bettelmatt Ultra Trail SkyRace
13 September 18 Sentiero delle Grigne SkyRace

National titles[edit]

Wins[edit]

Other results[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Storico risultato dell'aquila rosa Emanuela Brizio: 12 i titoli Italiani conquistati. In compagnia degli scudetti tricolori ci sono 5 titoli mondiali di skyrunning". runningpassion.it. Retrieved 10 October 2017. 
  2. ^ "2010 ISF International Calendar & Championships". old.skyrunning.com. Retrieved 31 October 2017. 
  3. ^ "EMANUELA BRIZIO - VALETUDO SKYRUNNING ITALIA" (in Italian). sportdimontagna.com. 26 October 2011. Retrieved 10 October 2017. 
  4. ^ a b c Buff Skyrunner results

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