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Stefano Baldini was coached by the legendary Luciano Gigliotti during his run to the gold medal at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games.

He won the hilly and warm marathon in the time of 2:10:55. Baldini won at least four other marathons including the 1998 and 2006 European Championships. He also won in Madrid and Rome. The Italian finished top-three 11 times and owns a personal best of 2:07:22 accomplished during the 2006 London Marathon (before super shoes) where he finished fifth. He owns a half-marathon best of 60:50 from the 2000 Malmo Marathon in Sweden. He finished London in second place twice and is a two-time bronze medallist from the World Athletics Championships marathon.

Coach – Luciano Gigliotti

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