Daniele Molmenti Facts
Italian Men's Kayak (K1) Canoeist
- Daniele Molmenti is an Italian Men's Kayak (K1) Canoeist.
- He was born in 1984 at Pordenone.
- Calimero is his nickname.
- He is a Law student at Perugia.
- Gruppo Sportivo Forestale is his club.
- Pierpaolo Ferrazzi (ITA) is his coach since 2007.
- His grandfather, Ettore Molmenti, was Italian champion in gymnastics on the bars.
- He made his debut in 2003 for Italy, World Cup (Spain).
- He broke a vertebra in a motorbike accident in 2007.
- He started paddling in 1995 on the Noncello river in Cordenons.
- Sylvester Stallone as Rambo is his favorite hero.
- He appeared in the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
- He dislocated his right shoulder in 2004.
- With a score of 93.43, he won the Olympic Gold Medal in Men's Kayak (K1) Canoe event at the 2012 Summer Olympics held at London.