Felix Cappella

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameFelix•Cappella
Used nameFelix•Cappella
Born24 January 1930 in Fara in Sabina, Rieti (ITA)
Died26 February 2011 in Midland, Ontario (CAN)
Measurements170 cm / 64 kg
NOC Canada


Felix Cappella had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1967 Pan American Games 50 kilometres Walk, 3rd in the 1967 Pan American Games 20 kilometres Walk.

Personal Bests: 20kmW – 1-34:24 (1963); 50kmW – 4-22:29 (1968).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Felix Cappella
20 kilometres Walk, Men (Olympic) DNF
50 kilometres Walk, Men (Olympic) 23

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