Beatrice Câșlaru

Beatrice Nicoleta Câșlaru (also Coadă, born 20 August 1975 in Brăila) is a former medley swimmer from Romania, who competed in three consequentive Summer Olympics for her native country, starting in 1996. At her second Olympic appearance, in Sydney, Australia, she won a silver and a bronze medal.[1]

Beatrice Câșlaru
Personal information
Full nameBeatrice Nicoleta Câșlaru
Nickname(s)"Biki"
Nationality Romania
Born (1975-08-20) 20 August 1975 (age 46)
Brăila, Romania
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight64 kg (141 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle and medley
Medal record
Women's swimming
Representing  Romania
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2000 Sydney 200 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney 400 m medley
World Championships (LC)
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Fukuoka 400 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Barcelona 400 m medley
European Championships (LC)
Gold medal – first place 2000 Helsinki 200 m breaststroke
Gold medal – first place 2000 Helsinki 200 m medley
Gold medal – first place 2000 Helsinki 4×200 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 1991 Athens 400 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 1991 Athens 200 m breaststroke
Silver medal – second place 1991 Athens 200 m medley
Silver medal – second place 1991 Athens 400 m medley
Silver medal – second place 1999 Istanbul 200 m breaststroke
Silver medal – second place 1999 Istanbul 200 m medley
Silver medal – second place 1999 Istanbul 400 m medley
Silver medal – second place 2000 Helsinki 400 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Istanbul 4×200 m freestyle
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Helsinki 4×100 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Madrid 200 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Madrid 4×200 m freestyle
European Championships (SC)
Silver medal – second place 1996 Rostock 400 m medley
Summer Universiade
Silver medal – second place 1999 Majorca 400 m medley

Nicknamed Biki, she made her international debut at the 1991 European Aquatics Championships in Athens, Greece. Just like two other swimmers from Romania, Diana Mocanu and Camelia Potec, she comes from the town of Brăila.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ESPN Sydney Swimming". Retrieved 14 March 2009.

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