Norberto BocchiMr. Bocchi, living in Barcelona.

Norberto was born in Parma. He started playing Bridge at 17 from his father Aldo, a key man in the Bridge of the town and later on of the surroundings as well. Since then, Norberto’s life has been almost entirely dedicated to Bridge. He has joined the Lavazza team when he was very young and has never left the crew. In his youth he has played tennis table and basketball at high level. When he is not committed into Bridge events he plays golf.

He has played many times in the Italian National team and has been instrumental in getting Italy on the top of the podium in numerous events (see below).

Norberto permanently occupies a premier position in the WBF World Ranking.

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1997 43rd GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Montecatini 1997 – Open Teams
1999 44th GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Malta 1999 – Open Teams
2000 11th WORLD TEAM OLYMPIAD – Maastricht 2000 – Open Teams
2001 45th GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Tenerife 2001 – Open Teams
2002 46th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Salsomaggiore 2002 – Open Teams
2002 11th WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – Montreal 2002 – Open Teams
2002 1st EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – CA~IB GAMES – Warsaw 2002 – Open Teams
2004 47th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Malmo 2004 – Open Teams
2004 12th WORLD TEAM OLYMPIAD – Istanbul 2004 – Open Teams
2004 6th GENERALI WORLD MASTERS INDIVIDUAL – Verona 2004 – Open Individual
2005 37th WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Estoril 2005 – Open Teams
2006 48th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Warsaw 2006 – Open Teams
2010 50th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS – Ostend 2010 – Open Teams
2011 10th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – Bad Honnef 2011 – Open Teams
2012 11th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – Eilat 2012 – Open Teams
2013 31st WORLD BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIPS – Bali 2013 – Open Teams
2013 12th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – Opatija 2013 – Open Teams
2014 13th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – Milan 2014 – Open Teams
2015 14th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP – Milton Keynes 2105 – Open Teams

Norberto Bocchi
Team Lavazza

Mr. Bocchi, living in Barcelona.

Norberto was born in Parma. He started playing Bridge at 17 from his father Aldo, a key man in the Bridge of the town and later on of the surroundings as well. Since then, Norberto’s life has been almost entirely dedicated to Bridge. He has joined the Lavazza team when he was very young and has never left the crew. In his youth he has played tennis table and basketball at high level. When he is not committed into Bridge events he plays golf.

He has played many times in the Italian National team and has been instrumental in getting Italy on the top of the podium in numerous events (see below).

Norberto permanently occupies a premier position in the WBF World Ranking.

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43rd GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Montecatini 1997 – Open Teams

44th GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Malta 1999 – Open Teams

11th WORLD TEAM OLYMPIAD
Maastricht 2000 – Open Teams

45th GENERALI EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Tenerife 2001 – Open Teams

46th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Salsomaggiore 2002 – Open Teams

11th WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
Montreal 2002 – Open Teams

1st EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
CA~IB GAMES – Warsaw 2002 – Open Teams

47th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Malmo 2004 – Open Teams

12th WORLD TEAM OLYMPIAD
Istanbul 2004 – Open Teams

6th GENERALI WORLD MASTERS INDIVIDUAL
Verona 2004 – Open Individual

37th WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Estoril 2005 – Open Teams

48th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Warsaw 2006 – Open Teams

50th EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Ostend 2010 – Open Teams

10th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
Bad Honnef 2011 – Open Teams

11th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
Eilat 2012 – Open Teams

31st WORLD BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Bali 2013 – Open Teams

12th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
Opatija 2013 – Open Teams

13th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
Milan 2014 – Open Teams

14th EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS’ CUP
Milton Keynes 2105 – Open Teams