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Benito Rigoni

Full name: Benito Rigoni
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 192 lbs (87 kg)
Born: April 11, 1936 in Asiago, Vicenza, Italy
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Bobsleigh

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Benito Rigoni became interested in sports at an early age. Later he started bobsledding and was selected for the Italian national team, originally joining the four-man team of Sergio Zardini, then switching to Eugenio Monti’s team, winning the Italian Championships in the four-man in 1957 and the two-man in 1961. Rigoni won a gold medal at the 1961 World Championships in the four-man event. With Italia II, piloted by Monti, Rigoni won a bronze medal in the four-man at the 1964 Olympic Winter Games.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Men's Four Italy-2 ITA 3 Bronze

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Italy-2 ITA Final Standings
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Italy-2 ITA Run 1
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Italy-2 ITA Run 2
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Italy-2 ITA Run 3
1964 Winter 27 Innsbruck Bobsleigh Italy-2 ITA Run 4
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