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She was born in the Italian province of Brescia and first gained major attention by winning the silver medal in the all-around at the 2004 Junior European Championships when she was 13 years old.
Ferrari was born on 10 November 1990 in Orzinuovi. Her mother, Galya, is Bulgarian, and her father, Giovanni, is Italian. In 2006, she received the Golden Collar for sporting merit from the Italian National Olympic Committee.
In April 2009, Ferrari competed at the European Championships in Milan, Italy. She placed ninth in the all around final with a score of 55.175 and second in the floor final with a score of 14.675. In June Ferrari underwent a bursectomy to remove excess fluid from behind her Achilles tendon and would likely miss the 2009 World Championships.
In October 2010, Ferrari competed at the World Championships in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. She contributed scores of 13.966 on vault, 14.066 on uneven bars, and 14.333 on floor toward the Italian team's eighth-place finish. Individually, she placed eleventh in the all around final with a score of 56.165 and sixth in the floor final with a score of 14.600.
In April 2011, Ferrari competed at the European Championships in Berlin, Germany. She placed sixth in the all around final with a score of 55.475 and eighth in the uneven bars final with a score of 12.850.
In October 2011, Ferrari competed at the World Championships in Tokyo, Japan. She contributed an all around score of 56.198 toward the Italian team's ninth-place finish. Individually, she placed twelfth in the all around final with a score of 55.532. She also qualified in sixth place with a score of 14.466 to the floor final but was injured and could not compete.
In June 2013 Ferrari, with Elisabetta Preziosa, Giulia Leni, Giorgia Campana and Chiara Gandolfi, competed at the 2013 Mediterranean Games in Mersin. She contributed toward the Italian team's first-place finish; in event finals, she placed first on all-around scoring 56.132, first on floor scoring 13.900 and third on balance beam scoring 14.166. Ferrari is the most decorated Italian athlete at the Mediterranean Games with eight gold medals.
At the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Ferrari finished sixth in the all-around and fourth on balance beam. On floor exercise, she scored 14.633 to win the silver medal. She used an instrumental version of Caro Emerald's Tangled Up as her floor exercise music.
Ferrari began 2014 competing at the first Italian Serie A where she helped Brixia win the team gold. In March she competed at the American Cup where she finished in fifth place. In April she competed at the Tokyo World Cup where she finished in first place. At the European Championships in May, Ferrari won the gold medal on floor exercise. At the 2014 World Championships in Nanning, China, Ferrari helped Italy finish fifth in the team final. Individually, Ferrari finished sixth in the all-around and fifth on floor exercise. After World Championships, Ferrari continued competing at the World Cup circuit. She next competed at the Stuttgart World Cup where she finished fourth despite having the flu. She finished the year off at the Glasgow World Cup where she finished sixth.
In 2015 Ferrari competed at the first two Italian Serie A competitions. In March she competed at the 2015 AT&T American Cup where she finished sixth. In April she competed at the 2015 European Championships where she qualified to the all-around final in tenth place. However, she opted to withdraw from the final and allow teammate Martina Rizzelli to compete, due to the fact she was still overcoming mononucleosis. In October Ferrari competed at the Novara Cup where Italy finished second in the team final and Ferrari finished eleventh in the all-around. Later that month Ferrari competed at the 2015 World Championships. She helped Italy qualify to the team finals and individually she qualified to the all-around final but withdrew, which allowed teammate Tea Ugrin to compete.
At the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Ferrari qualified for the individual all-around and floor finals. She finished in sixteenth place in the all-around final and fourth in the floor final, just missing the podium in the latter, as she had at the 2012 Olympics.
Ferrari spent 2018 recovering from her injury sustained at the 2017 World Championships. She announced that she would try to qualify for the 2020 Olympics through the apparatus world cup circuit.
Ferrari returned to competition in February 2019 at the Melbourne World Cup. She only competed on balance beam and floor exercise; she qualified to the floor final in first place. She later won gold on floor exercise, finishing over a point ahead of second place finisher Paula Mejias of Puerto Rico. At the Baku World Cup Ferrari qualified to the floor exercise final in third place, behind compatriot Lara Mori and American Jade Carey. In the final she once again finished third behind Carey and Mori. Directly after the Baku World Cup, Ferrari traveled to Doha for the Doha World Cup where she qualified to the floor exercise final in seventh place. In finals she once again won bronze behind Carey and Mori.
Vanessa's parents, Galya and Giovanni, are Bulgarian and Italian, respectively.
Currently, Vanessa Ferrari is 31 years, 9 months and 7 days old. Vanessa Ferrari will celebrate 32nd birthday on a Thursday 10th of November 2022. Below we countdown to Vanessa Ferrari upcoming birthday.