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Paolo Salvi

Full name: Luigi Paolo Salvi
Gender: Male
Born: November 22, 1891 in Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Died: January 12, 1945 in Mauthausen, Oberösterreich, Austria
Affiliations: Forza e Costanza, Brescia
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Gymnastics

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

Paolo Salvi was twice a member of the victorious Italian gymnastics squad that took Olympic gold in 1912 and 1920. At the 1911 World Championships, Salvi won silver in pommelled horse and bronzes in parallel bars and in team all-around. He was also a member of Italian gymnastics team that won bronze in team all-around at the 1913 World Championships. He later served as a judge. In November 1944, Salvi was arrested for the first time and in 1945 was killed in an unknown German concentration camp, which was probably Mauthausen.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Italy ITA 1 Gold
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Italy ITA 1 Gold

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Gymnastics Italy ITA Final Standings 1 53.15
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Gymnastics Italy ITA Final Standings 1 359.855
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