Michele Frangilli (born 1 May 1976) is an archer from Italy.He was born in Gallarate. He competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery, finishing in 6th place and winning the bronze medal in the team event.He also competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery, finishing in 10th place and winning the silver medal in the team event.In 2003 he has won the World Target Archery Championships for Recurve (Olympic) Division in New York.
Frangilli competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's individual archery. He won his first match, advancing to the round of 32. In the second round of elimination, he was defeated by Hiroshi Yamamoto of Japan, the eventual silver medalist.His final rank was 31st overall. Frangilli was also a member of the 7th-place Italian men's archery team at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Frangilli scored a 10 with the last arrow to dramatically win the men's archery team gold medal final against the USA at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Frangilli has, up to now, won 11 Titles of World Champion for Recurve Bow in various disciplines, including Indoor, Target and Field Archery. He also recently co-authored a book on Olympic archery technique, entitled The Heretic Archer, with his father and coach, Vittorio Frangilli. He is a former world number one ranked men's recurve archer.
Current world record holder 25 meter 60 arrows, shot on 21 nov 2001(Gallarate,ITA): 300+298=598
Current world record holder 18 meter 60 arrows, shot on 13 jan 2001(Nîmes, FRA): 597
Current world record holder 36 arrow final round, shot on 3 March 2004(Caorle, ITA): 358
Gold-2012 Summer Olympics-Team
Silver-2000 Summer Olympics-Team
Bronze-1996 Summer Olympics-Team
Gold-1999 World Archery Championships-Team
Gold-2003 World Archery Championships-Individual
Silver-1995 World Archery Championships-Team
Silver-2001 World Archery Championships-Team
Bronze-2003 World Archery Championships-Team
Gold-1998 European championships-Team
Gold-2002 European Championships-Individual
Silver-1996 European Championships-Team
Bronze-2002 European Championships-Team
Bronze-2006 European Championships-Team
Silver-2013 Mediterranean Games-Individual
Bronze-2013 Mediterranean Games-Team