Athlete Profile - Edson Ricardo MARTINS

Edson Ricardo MARTINS
Birth Date:  04 Oct 1989
Age:  28
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  187
Weight (Kg):  91

Events and Medals

Event Rank
2-man 27
4-man 23

Edson Ricardo MARTINS - Schedule

Schedule
Start Time Event Status
Sat, 17 Feb 12:30
2-man Official Training Heat 5
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights Olympic Winter Games
YearLocation4-man
2014Sochi, RUS26

World Championships
YearLocation2-man4-man
2016Igls, AUT2924

World Cup overview - Three best ranks per season and event since 2014/2015
Year2-man4-man
2016/20171 x 19th, 1 x 23rd, 1 x 25th1 x 14th, 1 x 16th
2015/2016-1 x 24th


Legend
X - Mixed, DNF - Did Not Finish, DNS - Did Not Start, DSQ - Disqualified, DNQ - Did Not Qualify for run 2
Hobbies Playing football with his son. (cob.org.br, 01 Feb 2018)
Occupation Athlete
Languages spoken Portuguese
Club name Clube Paulista de Desportos no Gelo [Santo Andre, BRA]
Coach Shauna Rohbock [personal], USA; Jose Eduardo Moraes [national], BRA (Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
Other sports He competed in the decathlon and the 110m hurdles in athletics before switching to bobsleigh. (cob.org.br, 01 Feb 2018)
Debut 2013 for Brazil, in Lake Placid, NY, United States of America (Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
National team 2013 (cpdg.com.br, Nov 2016)
Start He took up bobsleigh in 2013 in Lake Placid, NY, United States of America. (cpdg.com.br, Nov 2016; Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
Reason He initially competed in athletics [decathlon], but switched to bobsleigh on the advice of coach Fabiano Gilberto. "I did a selection trial without knowing what bobsleigh was." (cpdg.com.br, Nov 2016; Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
Ambition To finish in the top 10 at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (jornaldamanhamarilia.com.br, 22 Aug 2017)
Memorable Achievement Competing at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
Hero Brazilian footballer Ronaldo, Cuban hurdler Dayron Robles. (cpdg.com.br, Nov 2016; Athlete, 09 Feb 2018)
Philosophy "You must not set limits. The more you dream the further you will go." (cob.org.br, 01 Feb 2018)

Legend

: This event is Live
: Gold
: Silver
: Bronze
: Gold Medal Event
: Bronze Medal Event
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