Alessandro Grande, Gold Medal of the Young Olympic Games Held in Innsbruck, 2012


I started doing competitive sport in 2001 when I was 8 years with the first Garette athletics and basketball games, finished primary only choose to continue with athletics. In these early years to establish myself at regional level in rural and in the various disciplines of athletics for younger family. After 13 years begins to participate in national competitions in which I can emerge, especially in multiple trials, although up to 2010 have never been able to stand amongst the first, perhaps for different physical problems due to growth but not limited to, m not lost and to train constantly to get in shape for major events. The 2010 was my best season in third place in athletics Indoor Combined Events Championships Italian in Ancona in January, the first of multiple trials in the Italian championships in Biella in July and the winning individual championships in multiple events company Novara in September. The year 2011 was characterized by a rather bad accident had in January during the Italian indoor championships, which m has held steady for several months. I resumed training in June I decided to attend meetings of the national selection for the Olympic bobsled youth of Innsbruck. Thus began my journey into the world of bob, with several meetings and many summer trips across Europe from October, the path that led m to win the gold medal at the Olympic Games with my young friend Patrick.

The olympic Bobsleigh Club Pragelato, created in 2005 has participated in the Italian, european and world championships, ending the season as the opening team of the Torino Olympic games 2006.

The program for the new season will be the opening of a bobsleigh school on the olympic facilities, the opening of a Taxi-bob service and the participation in the Italian, european and world championships.

This year, the Bobclub celebrates its 5 years of existence. During these 5 years, the Club has proven it's level in participating in major national, european and International bobsleigh and skeleton events.

In 2010, The Club has launched it's first Club challenge competition in the St Moritz Bob run that we held every year.

You will find bellow pictures of our activities.


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Olympic Bob Club Pragelato Since 2005

Championship Participations: Italy-Europe-World - St Moritz competition

Mauro Serra : President and founder
Jill Serra Surtees : Vice President
Marco Badellino : Legal division
Paolo Ceruzzi : Accounter
Marco Menchini : Sport assistent
Rico Ritter : Sport director

Riva Eddy
Cavosi Claudio
De Biasio Marco
Cazzaniga Alberto
Vercelloni Franco
Pozzoli Emanuele
Recrucolo Andrea
Ferrarini Massimiliano
Gelmotto Michele

Invernizzi Ivan
Rizzo Riccardo
Rosti Alessandro
Soffritti Gabriele
Gabbiadini Mattia
Meles Arianna
Cesana Daniela

Members supporter:
Alberto Friquet
Ubaldo rei
Carlo Serra

Honneur members:
J.L. DE MASSY                

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