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Arseniy
Lavrentyev
PortugalPortugal, POR
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
01 February 1983
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Svetlana
Residence
Lisbon, POR
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Portuguese

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age five in Ukraine.

General Interest

Hobbies
Spearfishing, surfing. (Instagram profile, 26 Oct 2018)
Other information
SANCTION
He failed to notify drug testers of his whereabouts three times within an 18-month period and was therefore suspended from competition for one year from February 2014. (swimswam.com, 02 Oct 2014)

MOVE TO PORTUGAL
Born in the Russian Federation, at age five he moved with his family to Ukraine. He began living in Portugal in 2006, and became a Portuguese citizen in 2008. (NOC, 21 Jul 2012; bebaagua.blogspot.com, 03 Jul 2007)