February 3, 1963 |
La Spezia, Italy
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||62 kg (137 lb)|
|Event(s)||Middle distance run
|Club||G.S. Fiamme Oro|
|Achievements and titles|
Stefano Mei won eight medals, at senior level, at the International athletics competitions. He participated at two editions of the Summer Olympics (1984 and 1988), he has 42 caps in national team from 1981 to 1994. In his career he won 8 times the national championships. Since 2 December 2012 Stefano Mei was Federal Councillor of the Federazione Italiana di Atletica Leggera (FIDAL), in the Franco Arese leaderships.
|1982||European Championships||Athens, Greece||17th (h)||1500 m||3:43.05|
|1983||World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||20th (sf)||1500 m||3:41.78|
|1984||Olympic Games||Los Angeles, United States||14th (sf)||1500 m||3:37.96|
|1985||European Indoor Championships||Piraeus, Greece||7th||1500 m||3:41.26|
|Universiade||Kobe, Japan||1st||5000 m||13:56.48|
|1986||European Indoor Championships||Madrid, Spain||2nd||3000 m||7:59.12|
|European Championships||Stuttgart, West Germany||2nd||5000 m||13:11.57|
|1988||Olympic Games||Seoul, South Korea||7th||5000 m||13:26.17|
|1989||World Indoor Championships||Budapest, Hungary||8th||3000 m||7:53.73|
|Universiade||Duisburg, West Germany||1st||5000 m||13:39.04|
|1990||European Championships||Split, Yugoslavia||7th||5000 m||13:27.13|
|1991||World Championships||Tokyo, Japan||—||5000 m||DNF|
|1992||European Indoor Championships||Genoa, Italy||7th||3000 m||7:51.42|
- 4 wins in 5000 metres at the Italian Athletics Championships (1984, 1986, 1989, 1991)
- 1 win in 1500 metres at the Italian Athletics Championships (1985)
- 3 wins in 3000 metres at the Italian Athletics Indoor Championships (1985, 1986, 1989)
- Italian all-time lists - 1500 metres
- Italian all-time lists - 5000 metres
- Italian all-time lists - 10000 metres
- FIDAL Hall of Fame
- "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 14 February 2013.
- Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009.
- "Stefano Mei - Consigliere federale" (in Italian). fidal.it. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
- He ran 3:37.96 in Heats.
- "ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
- "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 14 August 2012.