Celina Seghi

Italian Olympic alpine skier

Celina Seghi (6 March 1920 – 27 July 2022)[1] was an Italian alpine skier. She was born in Abetone, Italy.[2][3] She competed in the 1948 and 1952 Winter Olympics, finishing in fourth place both times.

Seghi turned 100 in March 2020.[4] She died on 27 July 2022 in Pistoia, Italy at the age of 102.[5]


  1. Most sources list her date of birth as 8 March but this is a transcription error in the original records: [1] Archived 2013-02-18 at Archive.today (in Italian)
  2. Gjerde, Arild; Jeroen Heijmans; Bill Mallon; Hilary Evans (June 2012). "Celina Seghi Biography and Olympic Results". Olympics. Sports Reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 8 June 2012.
  3. Giannarelli, Elena (26 May 2010). "CELINA SEGHI: La signora dello sci toscana" (in Italian). Toscana Oggi. Archived from the original on 18 February 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2012.
  4. Bruno, Giovanni (6 March 2020). "Auguri Celina Seghi, la campionessa di sci compie 100 anni" (in Italian). Sky Sport. Retrieved 5 April 2020.Auguri Celina Seghi, la campionessa di sci compie 100 anni
  5. Addio a Celina Seghi, leggenda della disciplina: aveva 102 anni (in Italian)