Liviu Dumitrescu

Date of birth:
10 May 1988
Liviu Dumitrescu (ROU)

Biography

General Interest

Other information
HEADWEAR
He and his racing partner Victor Mihalachi have worn bandanas with a picture of a marijuana leaf on them to compete in. The pair first wore the bandanas at the 2010 World Championships in Poznan, Poland, where they won two gold medals. "I know this thing has made many waves in Romania, but it brought us luck," Mihalachi said. (libertatea.ro, 10 Aug 2014, 19 Feb 2012)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling in 2001.
Why this sport?
His cousin was already involved in the sport and convinced him to try it.
Club / Team
CS Dinamo: Bucharest, ROU
Name of coach
Sidor Lifere [personal]; Florin Popescu [national], ROU

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
10 May 1988
Height
175 cm
Weight
77 kg
Residence
Ploiesti, ROU
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Romanian
Higher education
University of Physical Education and Sport: Bacau, ROU