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Mauro Zuliani (born 23 July 1959 in Milan) is a former Italian sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres.

Mauro Zuliani
Personal information
NationalityItalian
Born (1959-07-23) July 23, 1959 (age 59)
Milan, Italy
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
CountryItaly Italy
SportAthletics
Event(s)400 metres
ClubG.S. Fiamme Oro
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 400 m: 45.26 (1981)

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BiographyEdit

He won four medals at the International athletics competitions, three of these with national relays team.[1] He participated at two editions of the Summer Olympics (1980 and 1984), he has 38 caps in national team from 1978 to 1987.[2]

He won a bronze medal in the 4 x 400 metres relay at the 1980 Summer Olympics, with teammates Stefano Malinverni, Roberto Tozzi and Pietro Mennea. His personal best time is 45.26 seconds, achieved in September 1981 at the World Cup in Rome.[3]

AchievementsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Time Notes
1980 Olympic Games   Moscow 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.21
1981 European Cup   Zagreb 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.42  
World Cup   Rome 2nd 400 m 45.26  
1982 European Championships   Athens 6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.21
1983 Mediterranean Games   Casablanca 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.54
World Championships   Helsinki 5th 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.10
1987 European Indoor Championships   Liévin 6th 400 m 47.50 [4]

National championshipsEdit

He has won 3 times the individual national championship.[5]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 27 December 2012.
  2. ^ Annuario dell'Atletica 2009. FIDAL. 2009.
  3. ^ Italian all-time list, men's 400 metres (last updated for year 2000)
  4. ^ "18th indoor european athletics championships 1987". athleticsdb.com. Retrieved 27 December 2012.
  5. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 27 December 2012.

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