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RICCI Lorenzo
Sport Para athletics
NPC Italy   
Place of BirthSarzana, ITA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
T11, F11
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
AS Culturale Ciechi Ipovedenti: Rome, ITA
Name of coach
Pino Pagano, from 1997
General Interest
He lost his sight following a road accident. (, 01 Sep 2000)
Other information
Before switching to long jump he won gold medals in the 100m and 4x100m relay at the 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney. He also has world championship golds from Madrid in 1998 and Edmonton in 2000. (, 23 May 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1 2000 100m T11 11.69
4 2000 200m T11 25.38
1 2000 4 x 100m Relay T13 44.77
  2004 100m T11 DNF
  2004 200m T11 DNS
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2002 100m T11 11.71
3 2002 200m T11 23.74