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Domenico Giambonini

Full name: Domenico Giambonini
Gender: Male
Born: November 11, 1868 in Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland
Died: August 8, 1956 in Bellinzona, Ticino, Switzerland
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Domenico Giambonini came from a family of gunsmiths, who supplied, among others, the Carabinieri of Bellinzona. In 1895, he won his first international championship in Lugano. At the 1912 World Championship in Biarritz, Giambonini was on the Swiss national team for the first time. His next international championships were at Viborg in 1914, Antwerpen in 1920, and Lyon in 1921. Amazingly, he achieved his lifetime best score in 1936 at age 68. From 1918-40 Giambonini was an instructor and coach and an influential official as vice-president of the Cantonal Federation of Competitive Shooters (FTST).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Military Pistol, Team Switzerland SUI 3 Bronze
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres, Team Switzerland SUI 9

Men's Military Pistol, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank PTS
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 3 240

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP IP
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 9 2,136 432
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