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GAROZZO Daniele
NOC Italy   
GenderMen
Born 04 Aug 1992 in Catania, ITA
Height1.77 m
Weight 65 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Partner Alice Volpi
Residence Acireale, ITA
Occupation Athlete, Police Officer, Student
Languages Italian
Higher education Medicine - University of Rome Tor Vergata: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He first took up the sport in his garage. "It has helped shape my character. I was training with a dummy."
Club / Team GS Fiamme Gialle [ITA] / Frascati Scherma [ITA]:
Name of coach Fabio Galli [Fiamme], ITA; Andrea Cipressa [national], ITA
Training Regime He trains for six hours a day. He works on technique in the morning and goes to the gym in the afternoon.
Handedness Right
General Interest
Nicknames Dani (Facebook profile, 26 May 2017)
Hobbies Reading, watching films. (catania.liveuniversity.it, 16 Jan 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in individual foil at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (fie.org, 07 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career Coach Fabio Galli. (pianetascherma.com, 17 Oct 2014)
Hero / Idol Italian fencers Andrea Baldini and Stefano Barrera. (corrieredellosport.it, 28 Sep 2016)
Famous relatives His brother Enrico has represented Italy in fencing. He won bronze in individual epee at the 2014 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. His partner Alice Volpi has also represented Italy in the sport. (SportsDeskOnline, 06 Jul 2017; oasport.it, 06 Dec 2016; pianetascherma.com, 13 Jun 2015)
Ambitions To compete at future editions of the Olympic Games, and to become a doctor. (corrieredellosport.it, 28 Sep 2016)

Major Results
Year Rank Event Venue
World Championships
2017 3 Individual Foil Leipzig, Germany
European Championships
2017 1 Individual Foil Tbilisi, Georgia
2017 3 Team Foil Tbilisi, Georgia
2015 2 Individual Foil Montreux, Switzerland