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Sport Para cross-country, Rowing, Sailing
NPC Italy   
Place of BirthRome, ITA
Height1.69 m
Weight 58 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Further Personal Information
Partner Daniele Stefanoni, daughter Giulia
Rome, ITA
Athlete, Insurance Officer
English, Italian
Higher education
Physical Education - University of Rome: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began rowing in 1983 with CC Roma in Italy.
Club / Team
CC Aniene: Rome, ITA
Name of coach
Dario Naccari [national], ITA
General Interest
Reading, skiing. (Facebook page, 10 Mar 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You win with great determination, and years of training." (, 02 Aug 2009)
Other sports
She competed in cross-country skiing at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. She has also represented Italy in para-sailing and finished sixth in the three-person keelboat [sonar] discipline at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 Mar 2015;, 23 Oct 2012;, 2010)
She lost the use of her left elbow after it was injured in an accident in 1987. The condition is called elbow disarticulation. (, 02 Aug 2010;, 03 Mar 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Rowing
Rank Year Event Result
6 2006 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:46.33
4 2007 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:37.92
2 2009 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:28.44
2 2013 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:21.70
4 2015 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:30.98
Paralympic Games - Rowing
Rank Year Event Result
1 2008 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:33.13
Paralympic Games - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
13 2010 5km Classic Style - Standing 21:56.1
16 2010 1km Sprint Classic Style - Standing  
Paralympic Games - Sailing
Rank Year Event Result
12 2012 Three-Person Keelboat 86