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DI TELLA Isabel

epee
Rank39
Pts43.000
Age26
HandR

Personal Information

Occupation Athlete

Languages English, Spanish

Higher education Mathematics - Harvard University: Cambridge, MA, USA

GoldSilverBronzeTotal
Zone Championships-112
La Havane (CUBA), 2018-06-16San José (COSTA RICA), 2014-06-01

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing at age 10.

Why this sport? Her father Rafael introduced her to the sport.

Club / Team Milano Scherma: Italy

Handedness Right

General Interest

Hero / Idol US mixed martial artist and professional wrestler Ronda Rousey. (coarg.org.ar, 01 Mar 2018)

Injuries She fractured the fibula in her leg in 2010. She was unable to compete for five months. (lanacion.com.au, 16 Sep 2013)

Awards and honours In 2015 she earned All-Ivy First Team Honours while representing Harvard University in the United States of America. (gocrimson.com, 10 Feb 2015)

In 2013 she won the Olimpia Award in the fencing category in Argentina. (actualidadesquina.com, 18 Dec 2013)

Famous relatives Her father Rafael represented Argentina in fencing at the Olympic Games in 1988 and 1992. Her younger brother Pascual Maria has also participated in the sport at international level, appearing at five consecutive editions of the world championships between 2014 and 2018. Her mother Astrid Steverlynck represented Argentina in alpine skiing at the Olympic Winter Games in 1988 and 1992. (SportsDeskOnline, 13 Jun 2019; goduke.com, 2015; lanacion.com.au, 16 Sep 2013)

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