Born in caserta 23.03.1980.

Long career as a basketball player at a professional level. He grew up in the youth team of Juve Caserta; Rino had experience in A2 level before he started traveling around Italy. Then he used to play in A2 and A1 level in Reggio Calabria, where among the teammates he found Manu Ginobili.
Later he played in the Italian championships for Messina, Scafati and Ragusa and due to injuries he had to stop basketball and wasn’t able to climb to the highest level.
He was captain and undisputed leader for five years.
In Virtus team he won the Coppa Italia league twice and was honored as the most valuable player (MVP).
Rino has an experience as a coach for under 21 Igea team in Sant’ Antimo.