Rodolfo Terlizzi

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games, Referee
SexMale
Full nameRodolfo•Terlizzi
Used nameRodolfo•Terlizzi
Born17 October 1896 in Firenze, Firenze (ITA)
Died11 July 1971 in Firenze, Firenze (ITA)
Measurements167 cm
NOC Italy

Biography

Rodolfo Terlizzi took his first steps in fencing with his uncle, who was a well known fencing master. Terlizzi won the gold medal in team foil at Antwerp in 1920 and had his second Olympic appearance at Los Angeles in 1932 winning the silver medal in the same event. In the interim he became unofficial World Champion with the Italian team in 1930. He achieved his best individual results at these championships with a sixth place in 1927 and a place in the semi-final in 1930. In 1950 Terlizzi was on the cast of the adventure movie “Capitan Demonio” as actor and master of arms.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) =4 p1 r1/3
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Italy 1 Gold
1932 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Italy 2 Silver

Referee

Games Sport (Discipline) / Event NOC / Team Phase Unit Role As
1924 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Round 1 Cuba — Greece Judge
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Semi-Finals Netherlands — France Judge
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Quarter-Finals Italy — Belgium Judge
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Quarter-Finals France — Czechoslovakia Judge
Foil, Individual, Women (Olympic) Round 1 Pool 3 Judge
1928 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury President
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury President
1932 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
Foil, Individual, Women (Olympic) Final Standings Jury
1936 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Pool Italy — Germany Judge
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Semi-Finals France — Germany Jury President
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Round 1 Germany — Canada Jury President
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Semi-Finals Germany — Poland Director
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Round 1 Germany — Canada Director
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Pool Hungary — Germany Jury President
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Semi-Finals Germany — Netherlands Judge
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Round 1 Czechoslovakia — Greece Jury President
Foil, Individual, Women (Olympic) Quarter-Finals Pool 2 Judge
1952 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Official
Foil, Individual, Women (Olympic) Final Standings Official
1960 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Rodolfo Terlizzi
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) Round 2 Pool 6 Jury President
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) Round 2 Pool 6, Barrage Jury President

Special Notes