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CROCI Massimo
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age49
Place of BirthCastelnovo ne' Monti, ITA
Height1.75 m
Weight 65 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Family
Daughter Denise
Residence
Reggio Emilia, ITA
Occupation
Athlete, Coach, Police Officer
Languages
Italian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 in Reggio Emilia, Italy.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to try several sports as part of his rehabilitation, and shooting was one of them. He liked weapons and he had been hunting before his accident.
Club / Team
TSN Reggio Emilia [ITA] / Atletico H Bologna [ITA]:
Handedness
Right
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Italy
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Alicante, ESP
General Interest
Nicknames
Mally (gazzetta.it, 17 Dec 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a medal in 2011 at a competition in Hannover, Germany. (cipemiliaromagna.it, 23 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Australian motorcycle racer Casey Stoner. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)
Awards and honours
In 2012 he was presented with an award by the Italian Olympic Committee [CONI]. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a motorcycle accident. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013; cipemiliaromagna.it, 23 Oct 2015)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has worked as a freelance craftsman. (Facebook profile, 11 Aug 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Qualification 2016 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 631.7
Qualification 2016 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 592.4
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
22 2014 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 628.4
32 2014 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 600.4
9 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 631.8
38 2019 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 627.8
World Cup (Osijek)
Rank Year Event Result
10 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 630.3
21 2015 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 609.2
4 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 167.1
8 2015 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 78.6
6 2016 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 125.0
6 2017 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 166.1
24 2017 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 582.7
39 2018 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 601.8
15 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 628.4
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
20 2013 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 625.6
24 2013 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 603.1
17 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 627.5
World Ranking (2018/01/01)
Rank Year Event Result
14 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
13 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
13 2018 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
International Shooting Competition of Hannover
Rank Year Event Result
27 2017 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 599.2
6 2017 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 167.2