Thiago Pereira

Thiago Pereira

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Thiago Machado Vilela Pereira (born January 26, 1986 in Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro) is an international competition swimmer from Brazil. He became known in his native country after winning the silver medal in the 200 m individual medley at the Pan American Games in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic in 2003.

Pereira's biggest success came one year later, when he won the world title in the same event at the 2004 FINA Short Course World Championships. After that, Pereira won six gold medals in the 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, breaking the record of five gold medals won in one Pan American Games edition, held by Mark Spitz. He also broke the 400 individual medley world record in short course later that same year. A resident of Belo Horizonte he represented his native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where he reached the final of the 200 m IM, finishing in fifth place. In the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, he also reached the final of the 200m IM, finishing fourth.

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