Giuseppina Leone at the 1960 Olympics
|Born||21 December 1934 (age 82)
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||58 kg (128 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
Giuseppina "Giusy" Leone (born 21 December 1934) is a retired Italian sprinter. She competed in the 100 m, 200 m and 4×100 m events at the 1952, 1956 and 1960 Olympics and reached the final on five occasions. In 1960 she won a bronze medal in the 100 m, 0.06 seconds ahead of Maria Leontyevna Itkina.
|1954||European Championships||Bern||3rd||4x100 m relay||46.6|||
|1960||Olympic Games||Rome||3rd||100 metres||11.3|
- "Athletics at the 1960 Roma Summer Games: Women's 100 metres Final". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2011-02-04.
- Giuseppina Leone Archived December 18, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.. sports-reference.com
- "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - DONNE" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
- She ran twice in a better time: 23.7 in Quarterfinal and 24.5 in Semifinal.
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