Patrícia Comini

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Patrícia Comini
Personal information
Full name Patrícia Comini-Ribeiro da Silva
Nationality  Brazil
Born (1975-03-08) March 8, 1975 (age 42)
Americana, São Paulo, Brazil
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke, butterfly

Patrícia Comini-Ribeiro da Silva (born March 8, 1975 in Americana) is a former breaststroke and butterfly swimmer from Brazil.[1]

International career[edit]

At the 1995 Pan American Games in Mar del Plata, Comini won a bronze medal in the 4×100-metre medley.[2] She also finished 4th in the 200-metre butterfly, and 8th in the 100-metre butterfly.[3]

On December 20, 1998, she broke the short-course Brazilian record in the 100-metre breaststroke, with a time of 1:10.59.[4]

At the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Comini won a bronze medal in the 4×100-metre medley.[5] She also finished 5th in the 200-metre butterfly, 6th in the 100-metre breaststroke, and 7th in the 200-metre breaststroke.[6][7]

On November 21, 1999, she broke the short-course South American record in the 50-metre breaststroke, with a time of 32.36 seconds.[4]

On December 17, 1999, she broke the long-course South American record in the 50-metre breaststroke, with a time of 32.96 seconds.[8]

On June 11, 2000, she broke the long-course Brazilian record in the 100-metre breaststroke, with a time of 1:12.47.[9]

Participating in the 2003 World Aquatics Championships, in Barcelona, she finished 14th in the 4×100-metre medley,[10] 38th in the 50-metre breaststroke,[11] and 42nd in the 100-metre breaststroke.[12]

At the 2003 Pan American Games in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Comini finished 4th in the 4×100-metre medley, 8th in the 100-metre breaststroke, and 10th in the 200-metre breaststroke.[13][14][15]

She retired from professional swimming in 2005.[16]

Personal bests[edit]

Patrícia Comini is the former holder of the following records:[17]

Long Course (50 meters):

  • Former South American record holder of the 50 m breaststroke: 32.96, time obtained on December 17, 1999
  • Former Brazilian record holder of the 100 m breaststroke: 1:12.47 time obtained on June 11, 2000

Short course (25 meters):

  • Former South American record holder of the 50 m breaststroke: 32.36, time obtained on November 21, 1999
  • Former Brazilian record holder of the 100 m breaststroke: 1:10.59, time obtained on December 20, 1998

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Folha-UOL Profile". Folha de S.Paulo-UOL (in Portuguese). 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Brazil medals at 1995 Pan". UOL (in Portuguese). 2007. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Results at 1995 Pan" (PDF). USA Swimming. 2013. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Final Results". CBDA (in Portuguese). November 16, 2001. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Brazil medals at 1999 Pan". UOL (in Portuguese). 2007. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Results at 1999 Pan" (PDF). USA Swimming. 2013. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  7. ^ 1999 Full results by Swimnews
  8. ^ "Result finals - 1st stage". CBDA (in Portuguese). December 13, 2002. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Result finals - 2nd stage". CBDA (in Portuguese). December 14, 2002. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  10. ^ "Results of the 4×100-metre medley at 2003 Barcelona". OmegaTiming. July 26, 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  11. ^ "Results of the 50-metre breaststroke at 2003 Barcelona". OmegaTiming. July 26, 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  12. ^ "Results of the 100-metre breaststroke at 2003 Barcelona". OmegaTiming. July 21, 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  13. ^ "Results of the 2003 Pan Am Games" (PDF). USA Swimming. 2013. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  14. ^ "Results at 2003 Pan" (PDF). SwimNews. 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Xuxa is three-times champion". CBDA (in Portuguese). August 15, 2003. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  16. ^ "WHO RETIRED IN 2005". Best Swimming (in Portuguese). December 24, 2005. Retrieved June 2, 2013. 
  17. ^ "Women's Swimming Records". CBDA (in Portuguese). 2013. Retrieved June 2, 2013.