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Barbara Fusar Poli (and Maurizio Margaglio) - Dance

Height: 1.68m
Weight: 52kg
Birthdate:
February 6, 1972

Hometown:
Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
Residence:
Sesto San Giovanni, Italy


  • Gold medallist with partner Maurizio Margaglio at the Cup of Russia in St. Petersburg and Sparkassen Cup on Ice in Germany.
  • Finished disappointing fourth at ISU Grand Prix Final in Kitchener, Ont.
  • Original Dance: Flamenco: "Paso Doble"; Free Dance: "I Will Survive" - arranged by Hermes Houseband

  • World and European champion in 2001.
  • Gold medallist at 2000 ISU Grand Prix Final in Tokyo.
  • Gold medallist at the 2000 Japan Open in Tokyo.
  • Silver medallist at the 2000 world and European championships.
  • Gold medallist at the Cup of Russia, Skate America and Sparkassen Cup on Ice in 2000.
  • Finished fifth at the 1999 World Championships.
  • Sixth-place finish at the 1998 Olympic Games.
  • Has skated with Margaglio since 1994; formerly skated with Matteo Bonfa (1985-92) and Alberto Reani (1992-94).
  • Married to Diego Cattani, an Italian short-track speed-skating Olympic champion.
  • Mother was Italian swimming champion in late 1960s.
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    COUNTRY G S B
    1 GER 12 16 7
    2 NOR 11 7 6
    3 USA 10 13 11
    4 RUS 6 6 4
    5 CAN 6 3 8
    6 FRA 4 5 2
    7 ITA 4 4 4
    8 FIN 4 4 4
    9 NED 3 5 0
    10 SUI 3 2 6


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