Atletico 85’s Zoe Fiorentini scores Italy’s best U18 performance of the season

The long weekend of April 25 means a holiday for many, but not for the athletes of Atletico 85 Faenza BCC. In Modena, the outdoor track season was opened on the 25th with the 45th edition of the Liberation Trophy and 24 athletes competing for the Manfreda club, on Saturday in San Marino at the Titano meeting more races for athletes of the absolute sector, while on Sunday the provincial boys/cadet championships (province of Ravenna + Forlì-Cesena) took place in the morning in Forlì.

In Modena, student Zoe Fiorentini got off to a very good start, running the 400m in 55″ 90, taking her to second place on the podium and above all recording her personal best and the best Italian under-18 performance of the season. Sofia Tarozzi did well in the 100h and Giorgia Battilani, who ran for 15″23 and 15″36. For Sofia, it is also the minimum for participation in the Italian category. The fourth place of the champion Fiorenza Pierli with a time of 4’44″01 is also worth mentioning.

On Saturday the 27th in San Marino at the Titano Trophy, now in its 29th year, A85 competes with 27 athletes and 7 relay teams in the 4x100m. Zoe Fiorentini did very well again in the 100m with a time of 12″48, also worth mentioning is the debut Fabia Finocchiara with 11″77, Sofie Tarozzi 13″23, Giorgia Battilani 13″38 and 13. ″Bagnaresi by Sarah ″41 . Arianna Marocchi took third place in the long jump with 5.39 and the final was topped off by the success of the student relay team (Giorgia Battilani, Matilde Argnani, Bagnaresi Sarah and Zoe Fiorentini) who won the overall test. in 51″10 (see photo podium).

Lots of good results, both in Modena and San Marino, especially considering it was the season debut for all these guys.

On Sunday, the 28th provincial championships in the junior, boys and cadet categories took place in Forlì. Lots of participation: at the start, Maia Minardi won the cadet 26m discus throw, Briseide Ghetti (girls category) won the shot put competition with 6.75m, cadet Happyness Chukwueloka is joint second in the 300m with 44”7. girl Anna Paganelli provincial champion in long jump with a measure of 4.32 m, among boys Matteo Valenti wins in high jump with 1.10 m.

Also worth mentioning is champion Gloria Venturelli, who won the 10km road race in Lerici on Sunday, reasserting herself after her victory at Vivicitta in Reggio Emilia on April 14.


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