Tales Cerdeira

Olympic athlete

1987 –


Who is Tales Cerdeira?

Tales Rocha Cerdeira is a Brazilian swimmer. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the Men's 200-metre breaststroke, finishing in 14th place overall in the heats and 4th in his seminfinal, narrowly missing a place in the final, finishing 9th.

At the 2009 World Aquatics Championships in Rome, finished 27th in the 200-metre breaststroke.

He was at the 2010 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Irvine, where he finished 4th in the 4×100-metre medley, 7th in the 100-metre breaststroke and was disqualified at the 200-metre breaststroke.

At the 2010 FINA World Swimming Championships held in Dubai, Tales came in 9th place in the 200-metre breaststroke race.

In World Military Games conducted in 2010 in Warendorf, Germany, won the gold medal in the 50-metre, 100-metre, 200-metre breaststroke and 4×100-metre medley.

In 2011 he transferred to Flamengo, obtained the index to participate in 2011 World Aquatics Championships held in Shanghai and the 2011 Pan American Games.

At the 2011 Military World Games, got the gold medal in the 200-metre breaststroke and in the 4x100m medley, and also won silver in the 100-metre breaststroke.

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Jan 21, 1987
Rio de Janeiro
  • Brazil
Lived in
  • Rio de Janeiro

on July 23, 2013


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