Erlon Souza (BRA)

Erlon Souza (BRA)

BRBrazil
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
23 June 1991
Height
175 cm
Weight
78 kg
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Rosangela
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Spending time with family. (cob.org.br, 31 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Spanish sprint paddler David Cal. (cob.org.br, 31 Jul 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up canoe sprint at age 14 in Ubata, Brazil.
Why this sport?
He took up canoe sprint through the Brazilian Ministry of Sport's Segundo Tempo programme.
Club / Team
Club Athletico Paulistano: São Paulo, BRA
Name of coach
Jesus Morlan [national], ESP
Training Regime
He trains for five to six hours per day, usually split into two sessions. He paddles for about 20 kilometres every day.

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesC2 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Men3:44.8192Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesC2 1000mEngland, London9 August 20122012Men3:41.48410Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men1:45.57712Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC2 1000mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Men3:38.5081Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC2 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men36.0643Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 1000mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men3:33.3288Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 200mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men37.7998Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 1000mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Men3:41.74910Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 200mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Men38.2416Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 1000mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Men3:34.52413Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 200mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men38.26910Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men1:46.84513Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 1000mPoland, Poznan21 August 20102010Men3:47.91314Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 4 x 200m RelayPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men3:03.44012Best result
Pan American ChampionshipsC2 500mMexico, Mexico City10 October 20102010Men1:45.382Best result
Pan American ChampionshipsC2 1000mMexico, Mexico City9 October 20102010Men3:54.104Best result