Rita Bottiglieri (born 29 June 1953 in Torre del Greco, Naples, Italy) is a former sprinter and pentathlete from Italy.

Rita Bottiglieri
Rita Bottiglieri.jpg
Personal information
NationalityItalian
Born (1953-06-29) 29 June 1953 (age 66)
Torre del Greco, Italy
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
CountryItaly Italy
SportAthletics
Event(s)Sprint
Pentathlon
ClubSnia Milano
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 60 m: 7.34 (1977)
  • 60 m hs: 8.39 (1977)
  • 100 m: 11.46 (1977)
  • 200 m: 23.15 (1977)
  • 400 m: 52.24 (1977)
  • 400 m hs: 56.76 (1980)

BiographyEdit

She won three medals at the European Indoor Championships.[1] Rita Bottiglieri, dubbed by the press "the athlete anywhere," was eclectic athlete: in 1976, ranking on nine seasonal Italian specialties, in first place in five.[2]

AchievementsEdit

Year Tournament Venue Result Event
1975 Mediterranean Games Algiers, Algeria 1st 100 metres
Mediterranean Games Algiers, Algeria 2nd 400 metres
1977 European Indoor Championships San Sebastián, Spain 3rd 60 metres
European Indoor Championships San Sebastián, Spain 3rd 60 metres hurdles
1978 European Indoor Championships Milan, Italy 2nd 400 metres

National titlesEdit

Rita Bottiglieri has won nine times the individual national championship.[3][4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - DONNE" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 29 November 2012.
  2. ^ "Profile of Rita BOTTIGLIERI". All-Athletics.com. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  3. ^ [=http://www.gbrathletics.com/nc/ita.htm "Italian Championships"] Check |url= value (help). gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  4. ^ [=http://www.gbrathletics.com/nc/itai.htm "Italian Indoor Championships"] Check |url= value (help). gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 27 October 2012.

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