Leonardo Cavallini

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameLeonardo•Cavallini
Used nameLeonardo•Cavallini
Born4 June 1939 in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Belluno (ITA)
Died11 July 2023 in Agordo, Belluno (ITA)
Measurements175 cm / 75 kg
AffiliationsBob Club Cortina, Cortina d'Ampezzo (ITA)
NOC Italy


Leonardo Cavallini was an Italian bobsledder who competed during the 1960s, winning three gold medals and two silvers at the Italian national championships. At the 1966 World Championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo Cavallini and Gianfranco Gaspari won the silver medal in the two-man event. Two years later he was part of the four-man crew that finished in sixth place at the 1968 Grenoble Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) ITA Leonardo Cavallini
Four, Men (Olympic) Italy 2 6

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