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Giovanni Tosi

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGiovanni•Tosi
Used nameGiovanni•Tosi
AffiliationsSC Menaggio
NOC Italy


Giovanni Tosi was a 400 metre runner who competed at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics, although he was eliminated in the first round. Tosi’s best year was 1922 when he was undefeated in Italy, although he did not contest the national championship. In 1923 Tosi was runner-up at the Italian nationals in the 400.

Tosi also played football and was a left wing for six seasons with Busto Arsizio’s Pro Patria. He made his First Category début against Pro Patria in Cremona on 24 October 1920, scoring a goal.

Personal Best: 400 – 51.2 (1922).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics ITA Giovanni Tosi
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h5 r1/4