Enzo Borgonovi

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameEnzo•Borgonovi
Used nameEnzo•Borgonovi
Born13 October 1953 in Mantova, Mantova (ITA)
Measurements183 cm / 88 kg
AffiliationsCentro Remiero Forze Armate, Sabaudia (ITA)
NOC Italy


Enzo Borgonovi was a rower who competed in the coxed fours at the 1976 Montréal Olympics. Trained by Fabrizio Malgari in the Sabaudia Rowing Centre, he made his début with the national team in 1973 and the following year competed at his first World Championships in Luzern in the eight, placing 11th. He also competed at the Worlds in 1975, 1977, and 1979. Borgonovi won six titles at the Italian Championships.

After retiring from competition Borgonovi graduated in motor sciences, taught physical education, and earned a rowing referee license. Borgonovi received two CONI bronze medals for his sporting achievements.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1976 Summer Olympics Rowing ITA Enzo Borgonovi
Coxed Fours, Men (Olympic) Italy 12

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