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PIMENTA Fernando
Portugal
POR
FernandoPimenta
Date of Birth13/08/1989
Age25
Height179 cm/5'10"
Weight81kg/178lbs
GenderM
DateEventsResults
Kayak Single (K1) 1000m Final 3:28.421 (2)
Kayak Single (K1) 1000m Semifinals3:25.832 (1)
Kayak Single (K1) 1000m Heats3:40.476 (1)
Kayak Single (K1) 5000m Final 20:11.989 (2)
Kayak Four (K4) 1000m Final3:09.010 (5)
Kayak Four (K4) 1000m Heats2:53.152 (2)

Profile

Nickname-
School, universityFernando Pessoa University
Started competing2001
Language(s) spokenPortuguese (native), English, Spanish
Club nameClube Nautico de Ponte de Lima
CoachHelio Lucas Araujo
Hobbies

Cycling, swimming, running, watching films, eating out with friends

Major sporting achievements

2014 World Cup (Moscow) K4-1000m – 2nd
2012 OG (London) K2-1000m – 2nd

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Most memorable performance

The 2012 Olympic final in the K2-1000m where he won a silver medal, the first European title and the first international medal.

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

He is a four-time European champion.

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