Filippo Ganna is a popular cyclist from Italy. Filippo Ganna is a four-time world champion and has also won medals in different competitions like UCI Track Cycling World Championships, UCI Road World Championships, 2020 Summer Olympics, etc. While he currently rides for UCI World Team Ineos Grenadiers.
Table of Biography
Filippo Ganna was born on 25th July 1996, in Verbania, Italy. This makes him 26 years old as of 2022. His father’s name is Marco Ganna. He is also a former Italian Olympic sprint canoer.
There is not much information regarding the name and profession of his mother, and siblings. While he holds an Italian nationality and practices Christianity. Further, he belongs to mixed ethnicity. According to astrology, he has Leo as his zodiac sign.
Talking about his formal educational status, he completed his schooling at a local school in his hometown. And, he also accomplished his higher studies at university.
Career-wise Flippo Ganna is a young, talented cyclist. He has been working and focusing to be one of the most successful in the history of the cycling game. The player was interested in sports from a very young age as was the family environment. Later, he chose cycling as a part of his career.
The cyclist made it into the news and grabbed the attention of audiences at the 2016 World Indoor Championships of his unusual style of cycling. He used to start very slow and fall behind and later wind up the speed in the second half to win easily.
During his initial days, he rode for the team Colpack. Later, he turned into a professional with UAE Abu Dhabi in 2017. After playing with the team UAE Abu Dhabi for two years, he joined Team Sky ahead of the 2019 season.
The time between 2019 to 2020 was very fruitful as he went on to set different records. He set a world record for the individual pursuit on three occasions lowering the mark from over 4 minutes, 5 seconds to a time of 4 minutes, 1.934 seconds. This was at UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Berlin.
Further, he also performed at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo in 2021. He won the gold medal in team pursuit along with Simone Consonni, Francesco Lamon, and Jonathan Milan.
Talking about his other achievements, he came first in National Cadet Road Championships in 2012, third in National Junior Road Championships, 1st in Chrono des Nations Junior in 2014, 1st in National Under 23 Road Championships, etc. Recently he won National Road Championships 2022.
Flippo Ganna is living a comfortable life with his family. Thanks to the fame and fortune he has earned from his work as of today. Moreover, his total net worth is about $1.5 million US dollars as of 2022.
Moving on toward the romantic and private life of Filippo Ganna, he is not married. However, he is in a relationship with a woman named Carlotta Morino. They are leading a comfortable life but are yet to have children.
Apart from it, he has no affairs with any other person. While he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have any kind of controversial events till today.
Filippo Ganna is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The cyclist stands about 6 feet and 4 inches tall. While he weighs 82kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of his eyes is brown, and he has black colored hair.
Filippo Ganna is also present on social media. He has an Instagram account under the name @gannafilippo with 269k followers. Moreover, his Twitter account @GannaFilippo has 28.7k followers.