Rita Trapanese

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameRita Anna Angela•Trapanese
Used nameRita•Trapanese
Born8 May 1951 in Milano, Milano (ITA)
Died8 August 2000 in Gattatico, Reggio Emilia (ITA)
Measurements155 cm / 50 kg
NOC Italy

Biography

Rita Trapanese competed at two Olympic Winter Games, four World Championships, and seven European Championships. She competed at the World between 1967-17, improving from 13th in 1967 and 1969, to eighth in 1970 and fifth in 1971. At the Europeans Trapenese also improved almost every year, placing 18th in 1966 and 1968, 15th in 1967, but improving to 4th in 1970, 3rd in 1971, and 2nd in 1972. Trapenese died in a car accident alongside her husband.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Figure Skating (Skating) ITA Rita Trapanese
Singles, Women (Olympic) 25
1972 Winter Olympics Figure Skating (Skating) ITA Rita Trapanese
Singles, Women (Olympic) 7

Special Notes