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Samuel De Bona

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5 km Team Pursuit bronze medalists Allan do Carmo, Samuel De Bona, and Poliana Okimoto of Brazil at the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona
Samuel De Bona showing his Brazilian pride
Samuel De Bona showing his Brazilian pride

Samuel Menegon De Bona (born 1990) is a professional open water swimmer from Brazil who participated in the 2011 FINA World Championships in Shanghai, China, and annually participates in the King and Queen of the Sea series in Brazil and the 2013 FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup pro circuit.

He finished sixth in the 5 km solo race and finished third in the 5 km team pursuit relay at the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain on 20 July 2013 and finished third in the 10 km Traversée internationale du lac Mégantic on 10 August 2013. He also won his first FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup race in Hong Kong on 5 October 2013 and finished fifth overall in the 2013 FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup professional circuit.

He won the 2013 King and Queen of the Sea team relay competition together with Poliana Okimoto on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the 3.5 km Travessia de São José do Norte - Rio Grande in Brazil in February 2016, and the first stage of the 2016 Brazilian Open Water Swimming Championships (Campeonato Brasileiro de Maratonas Aquáticas).

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Discussing the grid race and the 2 km Classic Race at the 2015 King and Queen of the Sea

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