Gruppo Sportivo della Marina Militare

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Gruppo Sportivo della Marina Militare
Coat of arms of Marina Militare.svg
Sport 9 disciplines
Jurisdiction Italy
Abbreviation G.S. Marina Militare
Founded 1952 (1952)
Affiliation CONI
Headquarters Sabaudia
Official website
www.marina.difesa.it
Italy

The Gruppo Sportivo della Marina Militare is the sport section of the Italian armed force, Italian Navy.

Sports[edit]

There are 9 disciplines from 5 separate competitive sports centers.[1]

Competitive sports center of swimming
Competitive sports center of whitewater slalom
Competitive sports center of shooting
Sports yachting center of Naples
Navy rowing sports centre

Notable athletes[edit]

Canoeing
Rowing
Sailing

Athletes qualified for London 2012[edit]

Five athletes of Marina Militare qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2]

  1. Gabrio Zandonà (Sailing)
  2. Pietro Ruta (Rowing)
  3. Michele Benedetti (Diving)
  4. Tommaso Rinaldi (Diving)
  5. Eliana Nardelli (Shooting)
  6. Stefano Cipressi (Canoe Slalom)

Medal table[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Marina Militare - Lo Sport" (in Italian). marina.difesa.it. Retrieved 1 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Olimpiadi Londra 2012, un team '5 x 5' per la Marina Militare" (in Italian). marina.difesa.it. Retrieved 1 May 2012. 

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