Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAlfredo Carlos “Fedola“•Botelho Machado
Used name•Fedola
Born3 June 1953 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro (BRA)
Died25 September 2012
Measurements181 cm / 72 kg
AffiliationsFlamengo, Rio de Janeiro (BRA)
NOC Brazil


Alfredo Carlos Machado had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1971 Pan American Games 4×200 metres freestyle (with José Roberto Aranha, Rui Oliveira, and the non-Olympian Flavio Dutra Machado).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) BRA Fedola
200 metres Freestyle, Men (Olympic) 22
400 metres Freestyle, Men (Olympic) 27
1,500 metres Freestyle, Men (Olympic) 26
4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay, Men (Olympic) Brazil 13

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