Maurizio Damilano (with the number 1)
|Born||6 April 1957|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|
|Club||Sisport, Turin |
|Achievements and titles|
Maurizio Damilano (born 6 April 1957 in Scarnafigi, Italy) is an Italian former race walker. He won 15 medals individual (22 also with team events), at senior level, at the International athletics competitions.
Damilano is also the world record holder of the 30 km race walk with the time of 2:01:44.1, achieved in Cuneo in 1992. He is the twin brother of the former race walker Giorgio Damilano and of the coach Sandro Damilano.
|1980||Olympic Games||Moscow||1st||20 km||1:23:35||OR|
|1984||Olympic Games||Los Angeles||3rd||20 km||1:23:26|
|1988||Olympic Games||Seoul||3rd||20 km||1:20:14|
|1992||Olympic Games||Barcelona||4th||20 km||1:23:39|
|1983||World Championships||Helsinki||7th||20 km||1:21:57|
|1987||World Championships||Rome||1st||20 km||1:20:45||CR|
|1991||World Championships||Tokyo||1st||20 km||1:19:37||CR|
|World Indoor Championships|
|1985||World Indoor Championships||Paris||2nd||5000 m||19:11.41|
|1978||European Championships||Prague||6th||20 km||1:24:57|
|1982||European Championships||Athens||20 km||DQ||NM|
|1986||European Championships||Stuttgart||2nd||20 km||1:21:17|
|1990||European Championships||Split||50 km||DNF||NM|
|European Indoor Championships|
|1981||European Indoor Championships||Grenoble||2nd||5000 m||19:13.90|
|1982||European Indoor Championships||Milan||1st||5000 m||19:40.28|
- 6 wins in the 10,000 m walk (1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985)
- 1 win in the 15 km walk (1987)
- 10 wins in the 20 km walk (1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1992)
- 3 wins in the 50 km walk (1985, 1986, 1989)
- 1 win in the 3000 metres walk indoor (1984)
- Legends of Italian sport - Walk of Fame
- Italy national athletics team – Multiple medalists
- Italy national athletics team - More caps
- Italian Athletics Championships - Multi winners
- FIDAL Hall of Fame
- Italian all-time lists - 20 km walk
- Italian all-time lists - 50 km walk
- Italy at the IAAF World Race Walking Cup
- Saluzzo Race Walking School
- "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 17 February 2013.
- Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009.
- "Centro di Marcia - Gli atlteti" (in Italian). scuolacamminosaluzzo.it. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 17 February 2013.
- "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 17 February 2013.
- Maurizio Damilano at IAAF
- Maurizio Damilano at the International Olympic Committee
- Maurizio Damilano at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
- Maurizio Damilano at All-Athletics
- Euro Legends feature article[permanent dead link] from European Athletics