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Italy Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Finished: August 7, 1948

Events for Italy: 13
Participants for Italy: 25 (17 men and 8 women)
Youngest Participant for Italy: Marcella Jeandeau (19 years, 43 days)
Oldest Participant for Italy: Francesco Pretti (44 years, 308 days)
Most Medals for Italy (Athlete): 8 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Salvatore Costantino 29 Men's Marathon AC

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ottavio Missoni 27 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 6

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Adolfo Consolini 31 Men's Discus Throw 1 Gold
Giuseppe Tosi 32 Men's Discus Throw 2 Silver
Giorgio Oberweger 34 Men's Discus Throw 15 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Teseo Taddia 28 Men's Hammer Throw 7

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Liliana Tagliaferri 19 Women's 100 metres 5 h1 r2/3

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Silvana Pierucci 19 Women's Long Jump 14 QR

Women's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Amelia Piccinini 31 Women's Shot Put 2 Silver

Women's Discus Throw

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