Ottobock ambassador

Ambra Sabatini

The rising Italian star Ambra Sabatini’s big goal: to run 100 metres in 14 seconds. Nothing is stopping one of Italy’s most ambitious Paralympic talent. Filled with willpower and bravery, Ambra set her road to recovery after a tragic car accident when she was 17 years old.

Italy’s Para Athletics young rising star

  • Ambra Sabatini is one of Italy's young talents in Para Athletics. After her debut at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai 2021, she already has ambitious goals for the Paralympics in Tokyo.
  • Martina Caironi, one of Italy’s Paralympic Champions, is Ambra’s guiding mentor, who she looked up to during her rehabilitation.
  • Before her accident, Ambra was already a successful able-bodied athlete and is now building on previous successes thanks to enormous willpower.

“The harder the fight, the greater the triumph."“

Ambra Sabatini, track and field athlete and Ottobock Ambassador

Ottobock ambassador Ambra Sabatini is the upcoming Italian talent.

On her way to the very top

Victories and achievements

  • World Para Athletics Grand Prix 2021 Dubai: gold medal in 100 m and new world record

Key facts

  • Nationality: Italian
  • Year of birth: 1992
  • Sport: track and field – 100 m and long jump
  • Classification: T63
  • Coach: Jacopo Boscarini
  • Club: Fiamme Gialle
  • Devices: for sports: Sprinter 1E90, in daily life: Genium X3

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