Francesco Bocciardo (Paralympic swimmer): Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Net Worth

Francesco Bocciardo( Paralympic swimmer): Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, Family, Wife, Instagram, Twitter, Health, Sports, Medals. Francesco Bocciardo is an Italian athlete, a Paralympic swimmer who plays in international level events. He is a World and European champion, three times. The talented player has competed at the 2012 Summer Paralympics and the 2016 Summer Paralympics where he was the Paralympic champion in the men’s 400m freestyle S6. Bocciardo suffers from a disability called spastic distal tetraplegia which affects the movement of the legs.

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Francesco Bocciardo Early Life

Francesco Bocciardo was born on 18 March 1994 in Genoa, Italy. He is an Italian citizen and owns Genoese ancestry.
He did his schooling at a local city school and graduated from the University of Genoa, Italy where he pursued Political science.

Bocciardo was persuaded to dive into the water by his family as was suggested by his physiotherapist. Swimming was a perfect therapy for the specially-abled athlete. As a child, he did not like swimming but was dragged to the pool by his parents at age 4. This miraculously paved the path for him to be a swimmer.

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Career and Net Worth of Francesco

Francesco Bocciardo’s net worth details are not revealed in the public sphere yet. However, He has made a successful career out of swimming. He earned 3-3 gold medals at the Paralympics, freestyle swimming and World Championships respectively. Furthermore, he is a 9 times winner of the European Championships as well. His most successful championships were at the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships where he won two golds, two silvers and one bronze.

With all these achievements, Francesco Bocciardo might have earned a considerable amount of wealth and therefore he lives lavishly in Genoa, Italy.

Francesco Bocciardo Disability

The cause for Francesco Bocciardo’s disability is spastic diplegia or Little’s syndrome. The disability mostly affects the movement of both legs. It is a standardised form of cerebral palsy which results from the lack of oxygen in the mother’s womb. To compensate for the medical condition, swimming therapy is suggested. Bocciardo was asked to join swimming as a part of therapy but later he felt too much connected with it. Francesco not only learned swimming but also various other forms and excelled in his skills. Later, he began competing in the national and international championships.

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Francesco Bocciardo, Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth

Real Name Francesco Bocciardo
Nickname Francesco
Gender male
Profession swimmer
Height (approx.)

in centimeters– 172 cm

meters– 1.72 mm

in feet inches– 

Weight (approx.)

in kilograms– 70 kg 

in pounds– 154 lb

Figure Athletic
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 18 March 1994
Age (as in 2021) 27 Years
Birth Place Genoa, Italy
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
Nationality Italian
Hometown  Genoa, Italy
School local private school, Genoa, Italy

University of Genoa

Educational Qualification political science
Religion not known
Ethnicity Brown
Caste Not Known
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Interests Travelling, Listening to Music, watching TV, movies
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Not Known
Sexuality Straight

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known


Brother: Not Known

Sister: Not Known

Husband/Wife/Spouse N/A
Children N/A
Net Worth Not Known

Some Interesting  facts about  Francesco Bocciardo

  • Franc loves listening to music, watching TV, movies.
  • His ideol is the Italian swimmer Gregorio Paltrinieri and Italian Para swimmer Vincenzo Boni.
  • interestingly he listens to rock music before performing in a competition.
  • In 2019 he received a Golden Collar for outstanding results and ethics in sport, presented by the Italian National Olympic Committee and the Italian Paralympic Committee.
  • In 2019 he also received the Talent of the Municipality of Genoa award.
  • The athlete received the Best Sportsman Award at the 2017 Stars in Sports Awards in Liguria, Italy.

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