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Allan
Do Carmo
BrazilBrazil, BRA
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
03 August 1989
Height
175 cm
Weight
73 kg
Residence
Salvador, BRA
Occupation
Athlete, Serves in the Navy
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Physical Education - FTC Salvador: Brazil

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport?
His parents took him to judo and swimming lessons as he was a hyperactive child.
Club / Team
ACEB: Salvador, BRA
Name of coach
Carlos Rogerio Arapiraca [personal], BRA, from 2006
Training Regime
He trains an average of 80km a week.

International Debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Brazil
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Naples, ITA

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (mormaii.com.br, 01 Feb 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (allandocarmo.com.br, 25 May 2016)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian swimmer Luiz Lima. (allandocarmo.com.br, 25 May 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named International Swimming Federation [FINA] 2014 Male Open Water Swimmer of the Year. (swimswam.com, 01 Dec 2014)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (allandocarmo.com.br, 25 May 2016)

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