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Parigi
1900 Parigi II edition of the Summer Olympics 20 May - 28 October 1900
Medal table All gold, silver and bronze medals won by the Italia Team.
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Nations 28

Athletes 1470 (1448 Uomini; 22 Donne)

Italian athletes 33 (33 Uomini; 0 Donne)

Pierre de Coubertin wanted the second edition of the Games to take place in Paris, but he encountered great difficulties with his country's political and sports organisations. Therefore, it was clear for him that he had to adapt to recognise as the Olympic Games the sport events which were held as part of the Exposition Universelle that France dedicated to the new century (discarding the oddities of the programme, such as shooting with.... cannons). Medals, for those deemed worthy of receiving them, were delivered months or years late. Paris saw Italians pick up their first victories with Count Gian Giorgio Trissino winning the high jump as part of the equestrian event and Antonio Conte from Latina winning the gold medal in the sabre event as part of the fencing masters competition.

All medals

Gian Giorgio Trissino gold Equestrian salto in alto

Antonio Conte gold Fencing sciabola per maestri d'armi

Gian Giorgio Trissino silver Equestrian Long jump

Enrico Brusoni gold Cicling Road point race

Italo Santelli silver Fencing Sciabola per maestri

Antonio Conte Fencing
Date of birth: 12.12.1867
District of birth: Minturno (Latina)
Nation of birth:
Sport Fencing
Speciality: sciabola
Date of death: 04.02.1953
District of death: Minturno
Italo Santelli Fencing
Date of birth: 15.08.1866
District of birth: Livorno
Nation of birth: ITALIA
Sport Fencing
Speciality: sciabola
Date of death: 08.02.1945
District of death: Livorno
Gian Giorgio Trissino Equestrian
Date of birth: 22.07.1877
District of birth: Vicenza
Nation of birth: ITALIA
Sport Equestrian
Speciality: salto
Date of death: 22.12.1963
District of death: Milano
Enrico Brusoni Cicling Road
Date of birth: 10.12.1878
District of birth: Arezzo
Nation of birth: ITALIA
Sport Cicling Road
Speciality: point race
Date of death: 26.11.1878
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