Linda Cerruti

Full Name Linda Cerruti
Nation Italy
Birthdate October 7, 1993
Olympics 2016, 2020
Status Active
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Career Highlights

2016 and 2020 Olympian in team and duet… Has been on the senior national team since 2010… Four-time World medalist… Made history for Italy as part of the highlight routine that won silver at the 2019 FINA World Championships, the nation’s first-ever world medal in a team event… Competed at six World Championships (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2022) and six European Championships (2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2022)… Has earned a total of 23 European medals overall… Most decorated artistic swimmer at the European level… Won two bronze medals in the solo and duet at the 2013 Universiade.

2022: Won eight medals at the European Championships: six silvers (technical solo, free solo, technical team, free team, free combination and highlight) and two bronze (technical duet, free duet)… Earned silver in highlight, bronze in technical team and free combination at the World Championships… Also placed fourth in technical solo, free solo and free duet, and fifth in technical duet and free team there.

2021: Placed fifth in team and sixth in duet at the Olympic Games… Won the Olympic Games Qualification Tournament in team and secured spot to Tokyo for the country.

2020: Did not compete internationally due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the cancellation of all meets.

2019: Won silver in highlight at the FINA World Championships, Italy’s first world medal in a team event… Also placed fifth in technical duet, technical team, free team, and free combination, and sixth in technical solo, free solo and free duet in Gwangju…Competed in four FINA World Series – Paris, Alexandroupoli, Kazan, Tokyo – and the Super Final in Budapest in solo and duet.

2018:  Earned a medal in all seven events she was entered in at the European Championships for a total of two silver and five bronze…Beat Ukraine in the free solo event for the first time in nine years…Competed extensively in the solo and duet events in the FINA World Series Circuit throughout the season.

2017: Competed at the FINA World Championships where she placed sixth in all solo and duet events, fifth in technical and free team, and fourth in combo…Won two gold at the European Cup in the team events, and silver in the duet events.

2016: Placed fifth at the Olympic Games in team and sixth in duet…Won silver in free team, and bronze in free solo, technical solo, free duet, technical duet, combo and technical team at the European Championships.

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