Ubaldo Ranzi

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Ubaldo Ranzi
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1970-07-18) July 18, 1970 (age 44)
Templecombe, Great Britain
Residence Italy
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Combined events
Club G.S. Fiamme Azzurre
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • Decathlon: 7,930 pt (1996)

Ubaldo Ranzi (18 July 1970) is a former Italian decathlete and bobsledder who competed in the late 1990s and the early 2000s.


He was born in England from Italian father and British mather, he won a gold medal in the two-man event at the 1999 FIBT World Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo and won a silver medal (with Gunther Huber), in 2000 always in Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Before starting his bobsleigh career he collected 6 caps in Italy national athletics team from 1993 to 1996.[1] Ranzi held the fourth performance of all-time of Italy in the speciality of the decathlon.[2]

National championships[edit]


Ubaldo Ranzi has won one time the individual national championship.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009. 
  2. ^ "LISTE ITALIANE ALL TIME" (PDF) (in Italian). fidal.it. 5 December 2012. Retrieved 22 December 2012. 
  3. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 22 December 2012. 

External links[edit]

  • (Italian) Athlete profile at the Associazione Medaglie d'Oro al Valor Atletico (AMOVA) web site