Burcu Dolunay

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Burcu Dolunay
Personal information
Nationality  TUR
Born (1984-02-17) February 17, 1984 (age 33)
Izmir, Turkey
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) (2012)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb) (2012)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Fenerbahçe Swimming
Coach Dimitry Mancevic

Burcu Dolunay (pronounced [ˈbuɾdʒu ˈdolunaj]; born February 17, 1984 in Izmir, Turkey)[1] is a Turkish female swimmer competing in the freestyle events. The 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) tall sportswoman at 63 kg (139 lb) is a member of Galatasaray Swimming team since 2006.[2][3][4] She studied at Istanbul University.[5] Dolunay is holder of several national records in freestyle.

She qualified to participate in the 50 m freestyle and 100 m freestyle events at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2][6] At the 2013 Mediterranean Games held in Mersin, Turkey, she won two bronze medals in the 50 m freestyle and 4 × 100 m freestyle relay events.

Personal bests[edit]

Long course
  • 50 m freestyle 25.22 NR (May 5, 2012 - Istanbul, Turkey)
  • 100 m freestyle 55.29 NR (May 2, 2012 - Istanbul, Turkey)
  • 4 × 100 m medley relay NR 4:07.56 (May 27, 2012 - Debrecen, Hungary)[7]
  • 4 × 100 m freestyle relay NR 3:47.35 (June 21, 2103 - Mersin, Turkey)
Short course
  • 50 m freestyle 25.22 NR (December 11, 2011 - Szczecin, Poland)[8]
  • 100 m freestyle 55.15 NR (December 16, 2011 - Dubai, U.A.E.)[9]
  • 200 m freestyle 2:00.58 NR (November 14, 2009 - Berlin, Germany)[10]
  • 100 m individual medley 1:02.58 NR (November 15, 2009 - Berlin, Germany)
  • 4×50 m freestyle relay 1:42.82 NR (December 23, 2011 - Istanbul, Turkey)[11]
  • 4 × 100 m freestyle relay 3:55.24 NR (2005 - Istanbul, Turkey)[11]
  • 4×50 m medley relay 1:53.48 NR (December 12, 2009 - Istanbul, Turkey)[12]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Women 50m Freestyle Budapest 2010". Todor66. Retrieved 2012-06-16. 
  2. ^ a b "Burcu Dolunay olimpiyat vizesini aldı". CNN Türk (in Turkish). 2012-05-05. Retrieved 2012-06-16. 
  3. ^ "Yüzme Şubemizden Burcu Dolunay’a Mektup" (in Turkish). Galatasaray Spor Kulübü. 2012-05-31. Retrieved 2012-06-16. 
  4. ^ "Türk Sporcular 2012 Londra Olimpiyatlarında" (in Turkish). GSB. Archived from the original on 2012-08-01. Retrieved 2012-07-07. 
  5. ^ "Yüzme Kafilesi Listesi" (PDF) (in Turkish). Universiade 2005 Izmir. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 
  6. ^ "Burcu Dolunay Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-07-26. 
  7. ^ "Women's 4x100m Medley Relay Results" (PDF). Omega Timing. 27 May 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012. 
  8. ^ "Women's 50m Freestyle Heats Results" (PDF). Omega Timing. 11 December 2011. Retrieved 23 March 2012. [permanent dead link]
  9. ^ "Women's 100m Freestyle Heats Results" (PDF). Omega Timing. 2010-12-16. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-01-25. Retrieved 2010-12-16. 
  10. ^ "Results Women's 200m Freestyle Heats" (PDF). Omega Timing. 2009-11-14. Retrieved 2009-11-22. 
  11. ^ a b "2011 Türkiye Kısa Kulvar Yüzme Şampiyonası 3. Gün" (in Turkish). www.m.galatasaray.org. 23 December 2011. Archived from the original on 15 April 2013. Retrieved 23 March 2012. 
  12. ^ "Results Women's 4x50m Medley Relay Heats" (PDF). Omega Timing. 2009-12-12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-12-29. Retrieved 2009-12-12.