Lorenzo Zanetti, 47 enne di Trento, he used to train in his crossfit gym in via del Garda a Rovereto.
In these months of closure he had been busy and just yesterday he was in the company of his colleague, with whom he was holding gods online courses for gym goers. The gym is called «Mad tortuga crossfit» and is located in the area in front of the Millenium.
Suddenly around noon he fell ill and collapsed to the ground. The colleague immediately called for help and in the meantime she tried to revive him by practicing the heart massage.
An ambulance arrived at the scene and the helicopter with the resuscitator on board also took off. Rescuers have tried both drugs and defibrillator but there was nothing to do.
The carabinieri also arrived on the spot to clarify what had happened and found that it was a natural death. The 47-year-old’s doctor explained that the man he was in excellent health and there had never been any hint that could have suggested such a sudden death. He was in fact a sportsman and had periodic visits.
The news shocked all those who frequented his gym and soon spread throughout the city. Lorenzo was a fan of crossfit, a discipline that is based on functional movements and has as its main feature the intensity of execution.
Exercises can be bodyweight, using weights or deriving from aerobic disciplines (running, swimming, rope jumping). There were many who attended his gym and were passionate about this discipline. Unfortunately, when the gym reopens to the public they will have to do without him.