Marcello Bertinetti

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For his grandson and Olympic fencer, see Marcello Bertinetti (fencer born 1952).
Marcello Bertinetti
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Personal information
Born (1885-04-26)26 April 1885
Vercelli, Italy
Died 31 July 1967(1967-07-31) (aged 82)
Vercelli, Italy
Sport
Sport Fencing

Marcello Bertinetti (26 April 1885 – 31 July 1967) was an Italian fencer. He competed in sabre and épée events at the 1908, 1924 and 1928 Summer Olympics and won four team medals.[1][2] Individually he won a silver medal in the épée at the 1929 World Championships.[3]

Bertinetti did not compete between 1911 and 1922 when he served as a medical doctor in Libya. Earlier he played football and won the national title in 1908. His son Franco and grandson Marcello also became Olympic fencers.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Marcello Bertinetti". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2010-03-26. 
  2. ^ a b "Marcello Bertinetti Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-03-26. 
  3. ^ Fechten – Weltmeisterschaften (Herren – Degen). sport-komplett.de