Salvatore Bettiol

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Salvatore Bettiol
Personal information
Born (1961-11-28) November 28, 1961 (age 56)
Volpago del Montello, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 57 kg (126 lb)
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Marathon
Club CUS Universo Ferrara
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • Marathon: 2:09:40 (1994)

Salvatore Bettiol (born November 28, 1961 in Volpago del Montello) is a retired long-distance runner from Italy


He represented his native country twice (1992 and 1996) at the Summer Olympics. He is best known for finishing in fourth place at the 1990 European Championships in Split, FR Yugoslavia.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Italy
1986 Venice Marathon Venice, Italy 1st Marathon 2:18:44
1987 World Championships Rome, Italy 13th Marathon 2:17:45
Venice Marathon Venice, Italy 1st Marathon 2:10:01
1990 European Championships Split, SFR Yugoslavia 4th Marathon 2:17:45
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 6th Marathon 2:15:58
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 5th Marathon 2:14:15
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany Marathon DNF
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 20th Marathon 2:17:27

National championships[edit]

Salvatore Bettiol has won 4 times the individual national championship.[1]


  1. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 11 November 2012. 

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