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Giorgio Zampori

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 4
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 5
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameGiorgio•Zampori
Used nameGiorgio•Zampori
Born4 June 1887 in Milano, Milano (ITA)
Died7 December 1965 in Breno, Brescia (ITA)
NOC(s) Italy

Biography

Giorgio Zampori was the next great Italian gymnast after Alberto Braglia. Competing in three Olympics, Zampori won a team gold in 1912, team and individual all-around golds in 1920, and team gold and parallel bars bronze in 1924. He won four gold medals, a silver, and three bronzes at the World Championships; winning parallel bars golds in 1911 and 1913, pommelled horse and rings golds in 1913, pommelled horse silver in 1911, rings bronze in 1909, and team event bronzes in 1909 and 1913. After finishing his sporting career, Zampori taught gymnastics in Brescia and was coach of the Italian national gymnastics team up to the 1960 Olympics.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1912 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) Individual All-Around, Men Olympic =4 Representing Italy    
  Team All-Around, Men Olympic Italy 1 Gold
1920 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) Individual All-Around, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Italy    
  Team All-Around, Men Olympic Italy 1 Gold
1924 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) Individual All-Around, Men Olympic 26 Representing Italy    
  Team All-Around, Men Olympic Italy 1 Gold
  Horse Vault, Men Olympic 53
  Parallel Bars, Men Olympic 3 Bronze
  Horizontal Bar, Men Olympic 30
  Rings, Men Olympic 16
  Pommelled Horse, Men Olympic 23
  Rope Climbing, Men Olympic =35
  Side Horse, Men Olympic 24