Competition walker who competed in the 2000 Olympics, to arrive 4th in the women’s 20-kilometres walk; won platinum in the 20-kilometres walk in the 2001 Mediterranean Video games. She participated in the 10-kilometres walk in the Globe Race Walking Glass in 1997, to arrive fourth. She received gold in the 2002 Globe Race Walking Glass in the 20-kilometres walk. She was raised in Tregnago, Italy. Valentina Vezzali also competed for Italy in the 2000 Olympics, earning platinum in the women’s specific and group foil events.