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Marianna Lymperta

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Marianna Lymperta of Greece celebrate with their medals at the 2011 World Championships 10K. Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images AsiaPac
Marianna Lymperta of Greece celebrate with their medals at the 2011 World Championships 10 km and an Olympic 10K Marathon Swim gold medal contender. Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images AsiaPac
Martina Grimaldi of Italy, Keri-Anne Payne of Great Britain and Marianna Lymperta of Greece celebrate with their medals at the 2011 World Championships 10K. Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images AsiaPac
Marianna Lymperta, 2011 FINA World Championship Silver medalist

Mariánna Lympertá (born 1979) is a world-class Olympic open water swimmer from Greece. She specializes in the 800-meter freestyle, 1500-meter freestyle, 5K and 10K races and races for her club team Panathinaikos of Athens, Greece. She is coached by Miltos Kanellopoulos.

She won the bronze medal in the 2011 FINA World Championships in the 10 km in Shanghai, China qualifying her for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. She competed in the 2011 FINA 10KM Marathon Swimming World Cup circuit where she ranked 72nd. She is currently competing on the 2012 FINA 10KM Marathon Swimming World Cup circuit.

Marianna Lymperta (25 giugno 1979) è una nuotatore greca, specializzato nelle gare di fondo e mezzofondo.

Palmarès[edit]

  • Mondiali di nuoto 2011 - Shanghai: bronzo nella 10 km.
  • Europei di nuoto 2010 - Budapest: bronzo nella 5 km.

International Results[edit]

Below are a few selected results from some of the major international championships, Mariánna has competed in:

  • 2011 FINA 10K World Championship - 2nd
  • 2001 FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup, Santos Brazil - 17th
  • 2010 European Championships 1500 m freestyle - 5th
  • 2010 European Open Water Championships 10K - 14th
  • 2010 European Open Water Championships 5K - 3rd
  • 2009 FINA World Open Water Swimming Championships - 9th
  • 2009 FINA World Open Water Swimming Championships - 20th
  • 2008 Beijing Olympics 10K Marathon Swim - 11th
  • 2008 FINA World Open Water Swimming Championships 10K - 15th
  • 2004 European Championships 800 m freestyle - 6th
  • 2002 World Short Course Swimming Championships - 4x200 m freestyle relay - 8th

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2012 Olympic 10km Marathon Swim Results[edit]

GOLD Eva Risztov (HUN) 1:57:38.2
SILVER Haley Anderson (USA) 1:57:38.6
BRONZE Martina Grimaldi (ITA) 1:57:41.8
4. Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) 1:57:42.2
5. Angela Maurer (GER) 1:57:52.8
6. Ophelie Aspord (FRA) 1:58:43.1
7. Olga Beresnyeva (UKR) 1:58:44.4
8. Erika Villaecija (ESP) 1:58:49.5
9. Jana Pechanova (CZE) 1:58:52.8
10. Anna Guseva (RUS) 1:58:53.0
11. Melissa Gorman (AUS) 1:58:53.1
12. Karla Sitic (CRO) 1:58:54.7
13. Yumi Kida (JPN) 1:58:59.1
14. Yanel Pinto (VEN) 1:59:05.8
15. Natalia Charlos (POL) 1:59:58.7
16. Heidi Gan (MAS) 2:00:45.0
17. Cecilia Biagioli (ARG) 2:01:02.2
18. Zsofia Balazs (CAN) 2:01:17.8
19. Swann Oberson (SUI) 2:01:38.0
20. Wing Yung Natasha Terri Tang (HKG) 2:02:33.4
21. Lizeth Rueda Santos (MEX) 2:02:46.1
22. Marianna Lymperta (GRE) 2:04:26.5
Poliana Okimoto (BRA) DNF
Jessica Roux (RSA) DNF
Yanqiao Fang (CHN) DNS

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