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Walking eventAmong the great names of the Antwerp and Paris Olympics we sharply think of Ugo Frigerio, holder of three gold medals in the walking race. Ugo Frigerio (September 16, 1901 in Milan was an Italian athlete, who won the gold medal in both the 3 km Walk and 10 km Walk at the 1920 Summer Olympics. In the 3 km Walk he had a time of 13:14.2, and in the 10 km Walk he finished with a time of 48:06.2. At the 1924 Summer Olympics, adidas neo scarpe the shorter walk was not contested but Frigerio successfully defended his championship in the 10 kilometre walk.He has been commemorated both by a stamp from the Dominican Republic and Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea. The Dominican stamp shown here featuring Ugo in his walking style.

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