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Florencia MAZZEI
Sport Open Water Swimming, Triathlon
NOC Argentina   
GenderWomen
Born29 Aug 1992
Height1.65 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Sports Teacher
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up swimming at age nine.
Why this sport?
She was a gymnast, but her club was forced to close its gymnastics programme, so she switched to swimming.
General Interest
Nicknames
Flor (Instagram profile, 01 Jan 2018)
Injuries
Her training was disrupted in early 2018 by a shoulder injury. (losandes.com.ar, 28 Mar 2018)
Other sports
She competed in the swimming section of the 2018 Pentatuel, a pentathlon relay competition in Argentina. (sitioandino.com.ar, 11 Feb 2018; diariodeloeste.com.ar, 28 Mar 2018; pentatuel.com.ar, 10 Feb 2018)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from competitive open water swimming in 2018. (losandes.com.ar, 31 Aug 2018)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
26 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km 57:49.0
27 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10km 1:58:43.9
15 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km - Team Time Trial 58:12.0
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
19 2016 Viedma, ARG 10km 2:12:25