Érika Coimbra

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Érika Coimbra
Erika Coimbra (8087171704).jpg
Érika playing for Atom Trefl Sopot
Personal information
Full name Érika Kelly Pereira Coimbra
Nickname Kiki
Nationality Brazilian
Born (1980-03-23) March 23, 1980 (age 37)
Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 64 kg (141 lb)
Spike 301 cm (119 in)
Block 280 cm (110 in)
Volleyball information
Position Outside Hitter
Current club Hinode/GRB Barueri
Career
Years Teams
1997-2001
2001-2003
2003-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
2007-2008
2008-2010
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2014-2015
2015-2016
2016-2018
Rexona Ades
MRV Minas
Finasa/Osasco
Oi Macaè
Famila Cheri
Brasil Telecom
Rio Vôlei Clube Rexona-Ades
Galatasaray Medical Park
Igtisadchi Baku
Atom Trefl Sopot
Brasília Vôlei
Bauru
Hinode/GRB Barueri
National team
2000-present Brazil
Last updated: 12 July 2010

Érika Kelly Pereira "Kiki" Coimbra (born March 23, 1980 in Belo Horizonte) is a volleyball player who competed for Brazil in the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympic Games. She is a free agent.

Coimbra is a hermaphrodite, born with both female and male genitalia. The non functioning male genitalia was removed and Coimbra passed all genetic testing required by the FIVB and the International Olympic Committee to play the 2000 Summer Olympics where she won the bronze medal.[1]

Awards[edit]

Individuals[edit]

Clubs[edit]

  • 1997-98 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Rexona Ades
  • 1999-00 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Rexona Ades
  • 2001-02 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with MRV/Minas
  • 2003-04 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Finasa/Osasco
  • 2004-05 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Finasa/Osasco
  • 2008-09 Brazilian Superliga - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Rexona Ades
  • 2009-10 Brazilian Superliga - Gorm silver cup.jpg Runner-Up, with Rexona Ades
  • 2012-13 Polish Championship - Simple cup icon.svg Champion, with Atom Trefl Sopot

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lennox, Doug (2009). Now you know big book of sports. Toronto: Dundurn Press. p. 275. ISBN 1554884543. 

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Russia Lyubov Sokolova
Best Server of
FIVB World Grand Prix

2000
Succeeded by
Cuba Zoila Barros