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Silvia SCALIA
Sport Swimming
NOC Italy   
GenderWomen
Born16 Jul 1995 in Lecco, ITA
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Police Athlete
Languages
Italian
Higher education
Interior Design - Polytechnic University of Milan: Italy
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
GS Fiamme Gialle [ITA] / CC Aniene [ITA]:
Name of coach
Christian Minotti [personal], ITA
General Interest
Injuries
She was affected by a shoulder problem in the first half of 2021. (laprovinciadilecco.it, 28 Jun 2021)
Awards and honours
While competing at Florida International University in the United States of America, she was named Conference USA Freshman Swimmer of the Year for 2014/15. (fiusports.com, 28 Apr 2016)
Other information
US STINT
She studied at Florida International University in Miami, FL, United States of America, for one year between 2014 and 2015. (nuoto.com, 09 Mar 2020; fiusports.com, 04 Oct 2014)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
9 2022 Budapest, HUN 50m Backstroke 27.72
Semifinal 2022 Budapest, HUN 100m Backstroke 1:00.58
7 2022 Budapest, HUN 4 x 100m Medley Relay  
Heats 2019 Gwangju, KOR 50m Backstroke 28.30
Heats 2019 Gwangju, KOR 100m Backstroke 1:00.74
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Semifinal 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 100m Backstroke 57.62
Semifinal 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 50m Backstroke 26.46
6 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 100m Medley Relay 3:51.03
7 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 50m Medley Relay  
Heats 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 100m Backstroke 58.52
Heats 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 50m Backstroke 27.47
2 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:45.38
8 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 4 x 50m Medley Relay  DSQ
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
  2022 Rome, ITA 100m Backstroke  
2 2022 Rome, ITA 50m Backstroke 27.53
Heats 2021 Budapest, HUN 100m Backstroke 1:01.12
Semifinal 2021 Budapest, HUN 50m Backstroke 28.24
3 2021 Budapest, HUN 4 x 100m Medley Relay  
9 2018 Glasgow, SCO 50m Backstroke 27.96
Heats 2018 Glasgow, SCO 100m Backstroke 1:00.92
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Semifinal 2021 Kazan, RUS 100m Backstroke 57.72
4 2021 Kazan, RUS 50m Backstroke 26.18
3 2021 Kazan, RUS 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:44.46
4 2019 Glasgow, SCO 50m Backstroke 26.22
8 2019 Glasgow, SCO 100m Backstroke 58.29
Heats 2019 Glasgow, SCO 4 x 50m Medley Relay  
2 2019 Glasgow, SCO 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:44.92
Semifinal 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 100m Backstroke 58.63
Semifinal 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 50m Backstroke 26.83
6 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:45.73