Roberto La Barbera

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Roberto La Barbera
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Representing  Italy
Paralympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens Long Jump - F44
IPC World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2002 Lille Long jump - F44
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Lille Pentathlon - P44
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Assen Long jump - F44
IPC Athletics European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Grosseto 4x100m relay - T42-47

Roberto La Barbera is a paralympic athlete from Italy competing mainly in category F44 long jump and pentathlon events.


La Barbera has competed in three Paralympic Games winning a silver medal. His first games were in 2000 Summer Paralympics where he competed in the 200m, 400m, 800m, discus, long jump and pentathlon but was unable to win any medals. This he corrected in 2004 where he won a silver medal in the long jump as well as competing in the 400m, 4 × 100 m and pentathlon. His third games were in Beijing in 2008 where he competed in the long jump and pentathlon but was unable to win a second medal.[1]