Brazil at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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Brazil at the
2011 World Championships in Athletics
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National federation Confederação Brasileira de Atletismo
in Daegu
Competitors 26
Ranked 11th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 0 0 1
World Championships in Athletics appearances (overview)

Brazil competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Team selection[edit]

The Brazilian team for the competition has been announced. The team will be led by World Indoor Pole Vault champion Fabiana Murer and Olympic Long Jump champion Maurren Maggi.[1] The final team on the entry list comprises the names of 31 athletes.[2]

The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List,[2] but not on the Official Start List of the specific event,[3] resulting in total number of 26 competitors:

KEY: Did not participate Competed in another event
Event Athlete
Men 4 x 100 metres relay Carlos Roberto de Moraes Jr.
Ailson Feitosa
Women 400 metres Jailma de Lima
5000 metres Simone da Silva
4 x 100 metres relay Rosemar Maria Coelho Fortunato
Geisa Aparecida Coutinho
4 x 400 metres relay Aline dos Santos


The following competitor from Brazil won a medal at the Championships