Magalì Vettorazzo

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Magalì Vettorazzo
Magali Vettorazzo 1970.jpg
Personal information
Full nameMaria Vettorazzo
Born(1942-03-16)16 March 1942
Preganziol, Italy
Died18 June 2018(2018-06-18) (aged 76)
Florence, Italy
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Women's pentathlon
ClubSnia Libertas Torino
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)4657 (1968)

Maria "Magalì" Vettorazzo (16 March 1942 – 18 June 2018)[1] was an Italian female pentathlete who won a bronze medal at the 1967 Mediterranean Games in 100 metres hurdles.

Biography[edit]

She has 32 caps, from 1960 t 1971, in the Italy national athletics team and She was the first Italian woman of the history to jump over 6 metres in long jump.[1] She competed at the 1968 Olympics and finished in 21st place. She also participated at three editions of the European Athletics Championships.

National titles[edit]

She won 18 national championships at individual senior level.[2][3]

  • Italian Athletics Championships
    • 80 metres hurdles: 1965, 1966, 1967 (3)
    • 100 metres hurdles: 1969 (1)
    • Long jump: 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1969 (7)
    • Pentathlon: 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1970 (7)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lutto: addio a Magalì Vettorazzo" (in Italian). fidal.it. Retrieved 20 June 2018.
  2. ^ "ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 12 April 2012.
  3. ^ "ITALIAN INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 12 April 2012.

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