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Who Is Luigi

Luigi Robert Colella is an Italian American Professional Pole Vaulter that trains in Fall/Winter/Spring between ITALY and California and competes in the Summer in Europe. His father/coach Antonio Colella was also a professional pole vaulter from Italy with a Personal Record of 5.45m/17’10”. Luigi’s passion for Pole Vaulting since young age is bringing him to the beginning of a star career vaulting in USA and Europe.

His father/coach says: “while at the beginning Luigi might seem laid back and calm all the time even during the most important competition He has a unique way to handle pressure by keeping focus and very strong inside. This inborn original Virtue of his personality helps him to achieve successes especially during the most nerve-racking competition where He always performs at the best”. Luigi has scored great international successes in the recent years and his main objectives are TOKYO-2020 and PARIS 2024 and Los Angeles-2028 Olympics.

Luigi Robert Colella – Pole Vault- FiammeGialle NIKE- ITALY
Italian Record Holder U16 4.56m, 2011
Italian Champion U20, 2014
8th European U18 Championships, Donetsk Ukraine, 2013
9th World U20 Championships, Eugene USA, 2014
6th European U20 Championships, Eskiltuna Sweden, 2015
6th European U23 Championships, Bydgoszcs Poland, 2017