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Tonino, Marquis Brivio Sforza

Full name: Antonio "Tonino" Brivio Sforza
Gender: Male
Born: December 27, 1905 in Biella, Biella, Italy
Died: January 20, 1995 in Milano, Milano, Italy
Title: Marquis
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Bobsleigh

Biography

The list of auto racing victories of the Italian nobleman includes such famous races as the Targa Florio (1935) and the Mille Miglia (1936), and the Alfa Romeo driver posted top results in several other races in the mid-1930s. In that same period, he was also active as a bobsleigh pilot. In 1935, he won a bronze medal at the World Championships, and he represented Italy at the Winter Olympics the following year, ending up in 12th place in the two-man, and 10th in the four-man bob.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Men's Two Italy-1 ITA 12
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Men's Four Italy-1 ITA 10

Men's Two

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Carlo Solveni Final Standings
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Carlo Solveni Run 1
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Carlo Solveni Run 2
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Carlo Solveni Run 3
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Carlo Solveni Run 4

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Final Standings
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Run 1
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Run 2
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Run 3
1936 Winter 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Italy-1 ITA Run 4