Para athletics gives him satisfaction
Alessandro was a semi-professional futsal player before his motorbike accident. It did not take too long for him to realise, that his missing leg is no reason for being inactive. So he started to play golf and went snowboarding.
Then he tried out para athletics and found out, that this sport gives him a great satisfaction. Alessandro focusses on the 100 metre sprint: in Bydgoszcz 2021 he won the bronze medal in the World Para Athletics European Championship .
Changing attitudes about disability
In June 2019 he launched a foundation called 'Bionic People' together with two friends. The association aims to support people after an amputation and change attitudes about disability.
- Nation: Italy
- Year of birth: 1987
- Sport: Para Athletics – 100 m
- Classification: T63
Victories and achievements
- Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020:
- 6th place on 100 m
- Para Athletics European Championship Bydgoszcz 2021:
- Bronze medal on 100 m
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