Silvano Meconi

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Silvano Meconi
Silvano Meconi 1966.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1931-10-28) 28 October 1931 (age 86)
Cortona, Italy
Died 22 September 2005(2005-09-22) (aged 73)
Florence, Italy
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 118 kg (260 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot put
Club Giglio Rosso
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 18.82 m (1960)

Silvano Meconi (28 October 1931 – 22 September 2005) was an Italian shot putter who won two medals at Mediterranean Games.[1]

Biography[edit]

He competed at the 1956, 1960 and 1964 Olympics and finished in 10th, 13th and 17th place, respectively.[2] From 1955 to 1969 he took part in 47 international competitions[3] and won 13 national titles.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 – UOMINI" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 1 December 2012.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Silvano Meconi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 16 May 2012.
  3. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009.
  4. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 1 December 2012.