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Pierino Gabetti

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full namePierino•Gabetti
Used namePierino•Gabetti
Born22 May 1904 in Sestri Ponente, Genova (ITA)
Died28 February 1971 in Cogoleto, Genova (ITA)
Measurements170 cm / 59 kg
AffiliationsUS Sestri Ponente, Sestri Ponente (ITA) / Ginnastica Sampierdarenese, Genova (ITA)
NOC(s) Italy

Biography

Pierino Gabetti was an Italian weightlifter who competed at three Olympic Games (1924-32), winning gold in featherweight in 1928 and silver in 1932. Gabetti was a sailor by trade. He won the first of his seven Italian Championships in 1923. Gabetti competed at three European Championships, placing fourth in 1930, seventh in 1931, and fifth in 1934. He set two featherweight world records in the snatch in 1927-28. From 1955-61 he was the national team coach. An honor member of the Italian Federation, he received, among many awards, the 1957 Valens Prize and the Gold Medal of the Italian Olympic Committee for his athletic achievements in 1965.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1924 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Featherweight, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Italy    
1928 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Featherweight, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Italy    
1932 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Lightweight, Men Olympic 4 Representing Italy    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Pentathlon) Final Standings 397.5 1
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Pentathlon) Final Standings 402.5 1
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Military Press) Military Press, Lift #1 65.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #1 75.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 80.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 82.5 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 100.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 105.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, 1-Hand Snatch) One-Hand Snatch, Lift #1 60.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, 1-Hand Snatch) One-Hand Snatch, Lift #3 65.0 WR AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, 1-Hand Clean & Jerk) One-Hand Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 70.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, 1-Hand Clean & Jerk) One-Hand Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 75.0 AC
1924 Summer Olympics 21 July 1924 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, 1-Hand Clean & Jerk) One-Hand Clean & Jerk, Lift #3 77.5 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 277.5 2
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 282.5 2
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Military Press) Military Press, Lift #3 80.0 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #1 82.5 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 85.0 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 90.0 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 107.5 AC
1928 Summer Olympics 28 – 29 July 1928 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 112.5 AC