Female Olympic Champions: Sportswomen who made history
  
Valentina Vezzali
In this article

Valentina Vezzali


Born: 14th February, 1974.

Italian fencer Valentina Vezzali is probably one of the top female Olympic champions in her discipline.

The five-time gold medalist came first place in the Games in 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008, and has a host of other titles.

Her achievements led to her being named a member of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Italy in 2000. Now that's what we call a high achiever!


Photo : Valentina Vezzali at the Sydney Olympic Games.
©SIPA

 




The London Olympics 2012: Olympic special
Victoria Turk
24/07/2012
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
Sexy and smart: Why we fancy these guys Hot celebrity men in uniform
Oscars 2017: The Best Dressed Stars From Last Night's CeremonyThis Week's Hollyoaks Spoilers
Latest… 24/05/2017
Women in Focus News
Guides
Woman Shows The Reality Of Losing Nine Stone In Brave After Photos
This Woman Got Rejected From A Job Interview In The Most Brutal Way Possible
These Texts Show The Terrifying Reality Of Living With Domestic Abuse
This Woman Posted A Powerful Photo To Show The Reality Of Depression
All Women in Focus news
Changing your name | How to change your name
Work for yourself - get your small business online
How to deal with redundancy
Registering and voting: everything you need to know
See all Women in Focus guides
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the sofeminine latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...