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Guilherme Costa is a Brazilian [[open water swimmer]].
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[[Guilherme Pereira da Costa]] (born 1 October 1998) is a 22-year-old Brazilian [[open water swimmer]].
  
==Open Water Swimming Highlights==
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==Swimming Career Highlights==
  
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*He finished 19th 1500m [[freestyle]] at the 2017 [[FINA World Championships]].
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*On 6 December 2017, he broke the South American record in the 1500m [[freestyle]] in 14:59.01. It was the fourth time in 2017 that he broke the South American record of this race.
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*At the 2018 South American Games in Cochabamba, he won the gold medal in the 400m and the silver medal at the 1500m [[freestyle]].
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*On 30 June 2018, participating in the Sette Colli Trophy in Rome, he broke the South American record in the 800m [[freestyle]] in 7:50.92.
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*At the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo, Japan, he finished 4th in the 4×200m [[freestyle]] [[relay]], 4th in the 800m [[freestyle]], and 4th in the 1500m [[freestyle]].
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*At the 2019 [[FINA World Championships]] in [[Gwangju]], South Korea, he finished 21st in the 800m [[freestyle]] and 25th in the 1500m [[freestyle]].
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*At the 2019 Pan American Games held in Lima, Peru, he won a gold medal in the 1500m [[freestyle]] in 15:09.93, the first time a Brazilian swimmer had won this event since Tetsuo Okamoto won it in 1951.
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*In December 2019, he broke the South American record in the 400m [[freestyle]] in 3:46.57, in the 800m [[freestyle]] in 7:47.37, and in the 1500m [[freestyle]] in 14:55.49.
 
*On 23 December 2018, he competed in the [[King and Queen of the Sea]] in [[Rio de Janeiro]], Brazil.
 
*On 23 December 2018, he competed in the [[King and Queen of the Sea]] in [[Rio de Janeiro]], Brazil.
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*On 20 March 2021, he qualified for the 2021 [[Olympic 10K Marathon Swim]] qualification race by winning the Brazilian national selection race.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
  
* [http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2019/01/italians-win-king-queen-of-sea.html Italians Win The King & Queen Of The Sea]
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* [https://openwaterswimming.com/2019/01/italians-win-king-queen-of-sea/ Italians Win The King & Queen Of The Sea]
 
* [http://www.wowsa.org World Open Water Swimming Association]
 
* [http://www.wowsa.org World Open Water Swimming Association]
  
 
[[Category:People]]
 
[[Category:People]]

Revision as of 20:15, 20 March 2021

Guilherme Pereira da Costa (born 1 October 1998) is a 22-year-old Brazilian open water swimmer.

Swimming Career Highlights

  • He finished 19th 1500m freestyle at the 2017 FINA World Championships.
  • On 6 December 2017, he broke the South American record in the 1500m freestyle in 14:59.01. It was the fourth time in 2017 that he broke the South American record of this race.
  • At the 2018 South American Games in Cochabamba, he won the gold medal in the 400m and the silver medal at the 1500m freestyle.
  • On 30 June 2018, participating in the Sette Colli Trophy in Rome, he broke the South American record in the 800m freestyle in 7:50.92.
  • At the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo, Japan, he finished 4th in the 4×200m freestyle relay, 4th in the 800m freestyle, and 4th in the 1500m freestyle.
  • At the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, he finished 21st in the 800m freestyle and 25th in the 1500m freestyle.
  • At the 2019 Pan American Games held in Lima, Peru, he won a gold medal in the 1500m freestyle in 15:09.93, the first time a Brazilian swimmer had won this event since Tetsuo Okamoto won it in 1951.
  • In December 2019, he broke the South American record in the 400m freestyle in 3:46.57, in the 800m freestyle in 7:47.37, and in the 1500m freestyle in 14:55.49.
  • On 23 December 2018, he competed in the King and Queen of the Sea in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • On 20 March 2021, he qualified for the 2021 Olympic 10K Marathon Swim qualification race by winning the Brazilian national selection race.

External links