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Marco Cimatti

Full name: Marco Cimatti
Gender: Male
Born: February 13, 1912 in Bertalia, Bologna, Italy
Died: May 21, 1982 in Bertalia, Bologna, Italy
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

As a part of the Italian pursuit quartet, Marco Cimatti won an Olympic gold medal in Los Angeles. He remained an amateur through 1933, finishing second in both the Italian sprint and cyclo-cross championships. He turned pro in 1934, and was quite successful in the Giro d'Italia. In the 1937 edition, he won 3 stages. He also won the first stage in 1938, allowing him to ride in the pink jersey, albeit just for one day. Cimatti also ran a small bike factory that sponsored a pro team in the years immediately after the War.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres Italy ITA 1 Gold

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Cycling Italy ITA Final Round Match 1/2 1 4:53.0
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Cycling Italy ITA Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 5:24.9
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Cycling Italy ITA Qualifying Round 1 QU/OR 4:52.9
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