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COLLET Marcelo
Sport Para swimming, Para Triathlon
NPC Brazil   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthSão Paulo, BRA
Height1.74 m
Weight 70 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife and two children
Residence
Salvador, BRA
Occupation
Student
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Cinematography - Science and Technology College: Salvador, BRA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He started the sport in 2001 after being hit by a car while cycling.
Why this sport?
He was advised to take up swimming by his doctor.
Club / Team
Associação Baiana de Atletas Deficientes [ABAD]: Salvador, BRA
Name of coach
Murilo Moreira Barreto
Coach from what year?
1998
Training Regime
From Monday to Saturday he does morning and afternoon in the pool and in the sea. He also does workouts and physical exercises out of the water.
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Hobbies
Sailing (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian sailors Torben Grael and Robert Scheidt. (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Ambitions
To sail around the world. (cpb.org.br, 01 Apr 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
15 2004 50m Freestyle S10 27.71
14 2004 100m Freestyle S10 58.92
7 2004 400m Freestyle S10 4:32.45
12 2004 100m Butterfly S10 1:06.61
6 2004 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:11.96
15 2008 100m Freestyle S10 57.96
6 2008 400m Freestyle S10 4:23.35
8 2008 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:40.01
ParaPan American Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
2 2003 50m Freestyle S10 27.40
2 2003 100m Freestyle S10 58.57
1 2003 400m Freestyle S10 4:27.89
2 2003 100m Butterfly S10 1:06.54
World Championships - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
11 2002 50m Freestyle S10 27.75
9 2002 100m Freestyle S10 59.22
7 2002 400m Freestyle S10 4:34.54
5 2002 5km Open Water 1:02:10
20 2006 50m Freestyle S10 27.40
9 2006 100m Freestyle S10 58.06
7 2006 400m Freestyle S10 4:28.19
13 2006 100m Butterfly S10 1:05.68
3 2006 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:07.44
6 2006 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:45.40
8 2006 5km Open Water 1:05:49
17 2010 100m Freestyle S10 59.99
9 2010 400m Freestyle S10 4:32.25
5 2010 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:35.86
7 2010 5km Open Water S1-S10 1:05:03.87
World Championships - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
12 2014 PT4 1:09:08
17 2015 PT4 1:07:08
13 2016 PT4 1:09:01
6 2017 PTS4 1:10:28
10 2018 PTS4 1:08:32
World Ranking (2018/01/01) - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 PTS4  
12 2018 PTS4  
12 2018 PTS4