Federica Pellegrini, an Italian swimmer, was born on August 5, 1988 in Mirano, which is a province of Venice, and currently resides in Verona.
Her father, Roberto, used to be a parachutist and works in a luxury hotel in Venice at present. Her mother is the secretary at the swimming pool in via Olimpia, which is located in Mestre. Another sports legend from her family was her grandfather, Gastone, who had been an Italian wrestling champion.
Federica Pellegrini was a part of Serenissima Nuoto, which was her first club, and was coached by Elena Piatto. At present, she swims for C.C. Aniene club, where she is coached by Gianni Nagni and Alberto Castagnetti.