Luca Sacchi

Luca Sacchi (born 10 January 1968) is a TV commentator and retired Italian swimmer. He competed at the 1988, 1992 and 1996 Olympics in the 200 m and 400 m individual medley and won a bronze medal in the 400 m in 1992.[2] In 1991 he became European champion in the same event.

Luca Sacchi
Personal information
Full nameLuca Sacchi
NationalityItalian
Born (1968-01-10) 10 January 1968 (age 52)
Milan, Italy
Height1.851 m (6 ft 0.9 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesMedley
ClubDDS Milano
CoachWalter Wucenovich, Remo Sacchi[1]

Sacchi's parents Remo and Bianca are also retired competitive swimmers, and his uncle Massimo and aunt Mara competed in swimming at the 1968 Olympics.[3]

Sacchi currently works as TV commentator for Italian state TV RAI.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Luca Sacchi. raisport.rai.it
  2. ^ Luca Sacchi. sports-reference.com
  3. ^ Perrone, Roberto (28 July 1992) bronzo a Sacchi, carbone al calcio. Corriere.
Records
Preceded by
Incumbent
Men's 400 metre individual medley
world record holder (short course)

February 28, 1992 – February 9, 1993
Succeeded by
  Jani Sievinen