Marcus Vinícius Freire

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Marcus Vinícius Simões Freire (born 6 December 1962) is a Brazilian sports official and retired volleyball player. He won a gold medal at the 1983 Pan American Games and a silver at the 1984 Olympics.[1] After retiring from competitions he became a sports functionary. He is the current Executive Director of the Brazilian Olympic Committee[2] and a Chef de Mission of the Brazilian team at the 2016 Summer Olympics.[3]

Marcus Vinícius Freire
Marcus Vinícius Freire 2016.jpg
Freire in 2016
Personal information
Born (1962-12-06) 6 December 1962 (age 57)
Bento Gonçalves, Brazil
Height195 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight87 kg (192 lb)