Martti Aljand

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Martti Aljand
Personal information
Full nameMartti Aljand
NationalityFlag of Estonia.svg  Estonia
Born (1987-11-22) 22 November 1987 (age 32)
Tallinn, Estonia
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight180 lb (82 kg)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Medley, Breaststroke
ClubTOP Ujumisklubi
College team California Golden Bears

Martti Aljand (born 22 November 1987 in Tallinn) is an Estonian individual medley and breaststroke swimmer.

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At 2008 Summer Olympics he finished 45th in 100 m breaststroke with national record and 46th in 200 m breaststroke. [1]

Records

He is 33-time long course and 43-time short course Estonian swimming champion. He has broken 58 Estonian records in swimming. [2]

Personal

His sisters Triin and Berit are also a swimmers. His father Riho is a swimming coach, and his grandmother, Ulvi Voog (Indrikson), is a former Olympic swimmer. [1]

He is married to another Estonian swimmer Annika Saarnak, they have a daughter. [3] [4]

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References

  1. 1 2 Martti Aljand. sports-reference.com
  2. "Biography at esbl.ee" (in Estonian). Retrieved 14 Dec 2017.
  3. https://buduaar.ee/Article/article/avameelselt-ujuja-martti-aljand-raakis-annikaga-abiellumisest-pildid
  4. http://sport.delfi.ee/news/melu/uudised/palju-onne-eesti-ujumiskuulsuste-perre-sundis-tutar?id=78314348