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Ruggero Ferrario

Full name: Ruggero Ferrario
Gender: Male
Born: October 7, 1897 in Milano, Milano, Italy
Died: July 17, 1976 in Milano, Milano, Italy
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Prior to his gold medal in the team pursuit at the 1920 Olympics in Antwerpen, Ruggero Ferrario had won the first Copa Bernocchi race in 1919, a one-day classical race still held today. Ferrario was more noted for his road racing ability, having won the Giro dell'Umbria in 1913. He turned professional after the 1920 Olympics, racing as a pro from 1921-28, but with little success.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres Italy ITA 1 Gold
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Men's 50 kilometres Italy ITA 4

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Italy ITA Final Round Match 1/2 1 5:14.2
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Italy ITA Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU/OR 5:10.8
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Italy ITA Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 6:20.0

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank M
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Cycling Italy Final Standings 4 ½ length behind
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