Felice Mariani Judoka

Felice Mariani

Felice Mariani

  • Country:Italy
  • Born:8 July 1954 (65 years)
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Small Italian judoka Felice Mariani became 1976 Olympic bronze medallist. he captured the European title three times in a row (1978-1980). Later he became a successful and remarkable coach with many medals in the women's division. After retirement, he led Giulia Quintavalle to a sensational Olympic gold medal in the -57kg class at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Mariani was inducted into the IJF Hall of Fame in 2018.

19 new Hall of Famers inducted at World Championships opening gala

18 Sep 2018 23:10

The IJF inducted 19 luminaries from the sport into its Hall of Fame on Tuesday at a gala dinner at the Buta Palace in Baku ahead of the 2018 World Judo Championships. Judo legends, Olympic champions, sporting greats and special guests were among those in attendance. Read more

Result City Date
5Los Angeles1984
1Sao Paulo1982

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