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Francesco Nespeca

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
SG-U

Further personal information

Residence
Monteprandone, ITA
Occupation
Police Athlete
Languages
Italian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up shooting Para sport in 2016 after discovering it on the internet.
Why this sport?
"I have a big passion for guns and shooting."
Club / Team
Carabinieri: Italy
Name of coach
Benedetto Barberini [national]; Riccardo Rossi [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing, listening to music. (Facebook profile, 14 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2018 World Championships in Lonato, Italy. (paralympic.org, 08 Oct 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Those who renounce their dreams are destined to die." (Facebook profile, 06 Nov 2018)
Awards and honours
He received the Gold Medal for Sports Value for the 2019 season from the Marche regional branch of the Italian Paralympic Committee. (wallnews24.it, 19 Sep 2021)
Milestones
In October 2018 he became the first shooter to win gold in the SG-U PT 3 - trap mixed event at the world shooting Para sport Para trap championships. The tournament was held for the first time in 2018 in Lonato, Italy. (paralympic.org, 08 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Lonato 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Para Trap Championships (Lonato Del Garda, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
PT3 - Mixed Trap Qualification 2018-10-06 1
PT3 - Mixed Trap Final 2018-10-06 1
Team PT3 - Mixed Trap Final 2018-10-06 1