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Italy Athletics at the 1972 München Summer Games

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Host City: München, West Germany
Date Started: August 31, 1972
Date Finished: September 10, 1972

Events for Italy: 23
Participants for Italy: 40 (33 men and 7 women)
Youngest Participant for Italy: Sara Simeoni (19 years, 138 days)
Oldest Participant for Italy: Abdon Pamich (38 years, 336 days)
Most Medals for Italy (Athlete): Paola Pigni and Pietro Mennea (1 medal)

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Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Pietro Mennea 20 Men's 200 metres 3 Bronze
Pasqualino Abeti 24 Men's 200 metres 6 h3 r2/4

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gianni Del Buono 28 Men's 1,500 metres 6 h1 r2/3
Franco Arese 28 Men's 1,500 metres 7 h3 r2/3

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Giuseppe Cindolo 27 Men's 10,000 metres 16 h1 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sergio Liani 29 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 5 h1 r2/3
Marco Acerbi 23 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 8 h2 r2/3
Giuseppe Buttari 21 Men's 110 metres Hurdles AC h3 r1/3

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Giorgio Ballati 26 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 5 h2 r1/3
Roberto Frinolli 31 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 7 h1 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Franco Fava 19 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 5 h4 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vittorio Visini 27 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 8

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Enzo Del Forno 22 Men's High Jump 10
Gian Marco Schivo 23 Men's High Jump 17

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Silvio Fraquelli 20 Men's Pole Vault 15 QR
Renato Dionisi 24 Men's Pole Vault AC QR

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Giuseppe Gentile 28 Men's Triple Jump 16 QR

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Silvano Simeon 26 Men's Discus Throw 10
Armando De Vincentis 28 Men's Discus Throw AC QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mario Vecchiato 23 Men's Hammer Throw 9

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Renzo Cramerotti 24 Men's Javelin Throw 20 QR

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Cecilia Molinari 22 Women's 100 metres 7 h1 r2/4
Laura Nappi 22 Women's 100 metres 8 h2 r2/4

Women's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Donata Govoni 28 Women's 400 metres 8 h3 r2/4

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Donata Govoni 28 Women's 800 metres 6 h1 r1/3

Women's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Paola Pigni 26 Women's 1,500 metres 3 Bronze

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sara Simeoni 19 Women's High Jump 6

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