Gruppo Sportivo Fiamme Oro

The Gruppo Sportivo Fiamme Oro is the sport section of the Italian police force Polizia di Stato.

Gruppo Sportivo Fiamme Oro
Sport39 disciplines
AbbreviationG.S. Fiamme Oro
Founded1954 (1954)
PresidentFrancesco Montini
Official website

The color of the competition jerseys of the athletes of the Fiamme Oro is crimson, therefore the athletes of the sports group are sometimes called cremisi (Italian translation of crimson).[1]

Greatest athletes edit

Sprinter Marcell Jacobs, two-time gold medalist as individual and with the team at 2020 Summer Olympics, here in the cremisi jersey of Fiamme Oro.
Summer sports Winter sports Paralympic sports
Modern pentathlon
Alpine skiing
Cross-country skiing
Speed skating
Wheelchair fencing

Medal table edit

Wheelchair fencer Bebe Vio, two-time Paralympic champion at Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020.

In his history Gruppo Sportivo Fiamme Oro won 41 olympic and paralympic gold medal, four of these between 2008 Summer Olympics and 2006 Winter Olympics (Valentina Vezzali, Roberto Cammarelle, Andrea Minguzzi and Enrico Fabris).[2]

Summer Olympic Games 35 14 26
Winter Olympic Games 5 2 4
Paralympic Games 1 2 3

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ "Fiamme Oro Rugby, i Cremisi in semifinale di Coppa Italia" (in Italian). 6 October 2019. Retrieved 6 May 2020.
  2. ^ "Il medagliere olimpico delle Fiamme Oro" (in Italian). Retrieved 30 April 2012.

External links edit