Antônio Dias Ferreira

Antônio Euzébio Dias Ferreira (born 2 March 1960) is a retired Brazilian hurdler.

Antônio Ferreira
Personal information
Full nameAntônio Euzébio Dias Ferreira
Nationality Brazil
Born (1960-03-02) March 2, 1960 (age 60)
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Updated on 8 May 2013.

He won the 400 m hurdles bronze medal at the 1981 Summer Universiade.[1] He became South American champion in 1979 and 1981.[2]

He participated in 4 × 400 metres relay at the 1980 Summer Olympics, the 1983 World Championships and the 1984 Summer Olympics (only in the initial heat in the latter case).


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Brazil
1975 South American Youth Championships Quito, Ecuador 1st 400 m 50.3 s A
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:27.3 min A
1976 South American Youth Championships Santiago, Chile 1st 400 m 48.9 s
1st 800 m 1:54.3 min
1988 Ibero-American Championships Mexico City, Mexico 3rd 400m hurdles 50.12 A


External linksEdit

  • Antônio Dias Ferreira at World Athletics
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Antônio Ferreira". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.