Mauro Badaracchi

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Mauro Badaracchi
Personal information
Nationality  Italy
Born (1984-07-20) 20 July 1984 (age 33)
Tivoli, Rome, Italy
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb)
Sport
Sport Shooting
Event(s) 10 m air pistol (AP60)
Club Gruppo Sportivo Forestale[1]
Coached by Vincenzo Spilotro[1]

Mauro Badaracchi (born July 20, 1984 in Tivoli, Rome) is an Italian sport shooter.[2] He won two gold medals for the air pistol at the 2008 ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and at the 2010 ISSF World Cup in Belgrade, Serbia, accumulating scores of 684.4 and 685.9 points, respectively.[3][4] Badaracchi is a member of the shooting team for Gruppo Sportivo Forestale, and is coached and trained by Vincenzo Spilotro.[1]

Badaracchi represented Italy at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed in the men's 10 m air pistol, along with his teammate Vigilio Fait. He finished only in fortieth place by one point behind New Zealand's Yang Wang from the fourth attempt, for a total score of 571 targets.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "CONI Profile – Mauro Badaracchi" (in Italian). Italian National Olympic Committee. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Mauro Badaracchi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "ISSF Profile – Mauro Badaracchi". ISSF. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Tiro a Segno: Badaracchi vince la Coppa del Mondo nella pistola a 10 metri" [Shooting: Badaracchi wins 10-metre pistol in the World Cup] (in Italian). Italian National Olympic Committee. 27 October 2010. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Men's 10m Air Pistol Qualification". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 16 August 2012. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 

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