Mario Balleri

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMario•Balleri
Used nameMario•Balleri
Born17 September 1902 in Livorno, Livorno (ITA)
Died9 March 1962 in Livorno, Livorno (ITA)
Measurements170 cm
AffiliationsU.C. Livornesi, Livorno (ITA)
NOC Italy
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1


Mario Balleri (“Ballero”) was a member of the Scarronzoni, the rowers of the Unione Canottieri Livornesi, winning the 1929 European Championship in the eights and placing second at the 1930-31 and 1933 European Championships. He was also 1929-33 and 1935 Italian Champion with the eights.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Rowing ITA Mario Balleri
Eights, Men (Olympic) Italy 2 Silver