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Cecilia
Biagioli
ArgentinaArgentina, ARG
Female
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
03 January 1985
Height
167 cm
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Fernando, son Joaquin [2013]
Residence
Córdoba, ARG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Physiotherapy - Cordoba University: Argentina

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age seven at the Taborin School in Argentina.
Club / Team
Club Universitario de Cordoba [CUC]: Argentina
Name of coach
Claudio Biagioli [brother], ARG, from 2008

General Interest

Nicknames
Ceci, Cecy (Instagram profile, 29 May 2018; Twitter profile, 29 May 2018)
Hobbies
Camping, spending time with her family. (viapais.com.ar, 18 Feb 2017)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian basketball players Marcelo Milanesio and Manu Ginobili, Argentinian swimmers Jose Meolans and Georgina Bardach. (fen.org.ar, 10 Aug 2006)
Injuries
She sustained a cartilage injury in the inner portion of her left shoulder in March 2017. (mundod.lavoz.com.ar, 22 Jul 2017)

In June 2016 she suffered a bout of hypothermia during the 2016 Olympic Games qualifying event in Setubal, Portugal, forcing her to withdraw from the race. (lavoz.com.ar, 11 Jun 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (deportes.cba.gov.ar, 04 Aug 2017)