Manuela Grillo

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Manuela Grillo
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1977-05-09) May 9, 1977 (age 38)
Pavia, Italy
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club G.S. Forestale
Coached by Andrea Nuti
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 11.50 (1997)
  • 200 m: 23.78 (2000)
  • 400 m: 54.88 (2007)
  • 60 m indoor: 7.41 (2001)
  • 200 m indoor: 24.06 (2001)

Manuela Grillo (Pavia, 9 May 1977) is a former Italian sprinter.

She won three medals, to senior level, with the national relay team at the International athletics competitions.[1]

Biography[edit]

Manuela Grillo also participated, at individual level, at one edition of the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics (2001), she has 22 caps in national team from 1995 to 2007.[2]

In 2011, after her athlete career, she is dedicated to Cycling, touching, but not reaching, the qualification to the 2012 Summer Olympic.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Italy
1996 World Junior Championships Sydney, Australia 34th (h) 200m 24.80 (wind: -0.3m/s)
5th 4×100m relay 45.27
1997 European U23 Championships Turku, Finland 14th (h) 200m 24.70 (wind: 1.9m/s)
3rd 4x100 m relay 44.73
1999 European U23 Championships Göteborg, Sweden 16th (h) 100m 11.89 (wind: -0.2m/s)
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisbon, Portugal Heat 60 metres 7.59

National championships[edit]

Manuela Grillo has won two times the individual national championship.[4]

  • 2 wins in the 60 metres indoor (2001, 2006)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - DONNE" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 29 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009. 
  3. ^ "Grillo, sogno olimpico con il ciclismo «Obiettivo Londra»" (in Italian). laprovinciapavese.gelocal.it. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 

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