Jacques Riparelli

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Jacques Riparelli
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1983-03-27) March 27, 1983 (age 34)
Yaoundé, Cameroon
Residence Rome, Italy
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 81 kg (179 lb)
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club C.S. Aeronautica Militare
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 10.11 (2015)

Jacques Riparelli (born March 27, 1983 in Yaoundé, Cameroon) is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Italy.[1]


His father is Italian, mother is Cameroonian. Jacques Riparelli moved with his family to Italy at the age of four.

Riparelli represented Italy at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. He competed at the 4x100 metres relay together with Fabio Cerutti, Simone Collio and Emanuele di Gregorio. In their qualification heat they were disqualified and eliminated.[1] He competed in the same event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Time Notes
2008 Olympic Games China Beijing DNF 4×100 metres relay -
2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London Heat 4×100 metres relay 35.58 Sport records icon SB.svg
2013 Mediterranean Games Turkey Mersin 1st 4 × 100 m relay 39.06

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  1. ^ a b Athlete biography: Jacques Riparelli, beijing2008.cn, ret: Aug 29, 2008
  2. ^ "Jacques Riparelli Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 2015-05-31. Retrieved 2015-05-30. 

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