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Maria
Bruno
BrazilBrazil, BRA
Artistic Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
28 August 1992
Height
160 cm
Family
Partner Bernardo Gomes
Occupation
Athlete, Serves in the Navy
Languages
English, Portuguese

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
"I used to do swimming and artistic gymnastics, but when I saw the girls practising synchronised swimming, I asked to join."
Club / Team
Fluminense: Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Name of coach
Roberta Perillier [national], BRA; Andrea Cury [national]

International Debut

Year
2007
Competing for
Brazil

General Interest

Hobbies
Going to the beach, practising sports, travelling. (cob.org.br, 21 Aug 2016)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian volleyball coach Bernardo Rezende. (cob.org.br, 21 Aug 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"When facing adversities, some quit, while others break records." [Ayrton Senna] (cob.org.br, 21 Aug 2016)
Famous relatives
Her partner Bernardo Gomes has represented Brazil in water polo, and competed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Facebook profile, 30 Mar 2017; SportsDeskOnline, 31 May 2018)