Eduardo Piccinini

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Eduardo Piccinini
Personal information
Full name Eduardo Beca Piccinini
Nationality  Brazil
Born (1968-11-30) November 30, 1968 (age 48)
Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Butterfly, Freestyle

Eduardo Beca Piccinini (born November 30, 1968) is a former international butterfly swimmer from Brazil.[1]

He was at the 1991 Pan American Games in Havana, where he earned a bronze medal in the 100-metre butterfly. [2]

At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Piccinini finished 18th in the 100-metre butterfly, and 15th in the 200-metre butterfly. [3]

Piccinini was at the 1994 World Aquatics Championships, in Rome, where he finished 25th in the 100-metre butterfly, and 26th in the 200-metre butterfly. [4]

At the 1995 Pan American Games in Mar del Plata, Piccinini won a silver medal in the 100-metre butterfly and in the 4×100-metre freestyle. [5] In the 4×100-metre medley relay, Piccinini won the silver medal, beating the South American record, with a time of 3:43.93, along with Gustavo Borges, Rogério Romero and Oscar Godói. [6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile at Sports Reference". Sports Reference. 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Brazil medals at 1991 Pan". UOL (in Portuguese). 2007. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Profile at Sports Reference". Sports Reference. 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Results at 1994 Rome" (PDF). USA Swimming. 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Brazil medals at 1995 Pan". UOL (in Portuguese). 2007. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Pan 1999 News". UOL (in Portuguese). August 7, 1999. Retrieved April 11, 2013.