Vladimir won bronze in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. He is also a multiple Russian national champion, a two-time world champion, and a 2012 European champion in short course swimming.
Since joining his national team, Rubio has already won a silver medal at the 2008 Olympics and earned the title of European champion in 2009. At just 18, he became the youngest player to ever take part in an Olympic basketball final.
Marcelo became a bronze medalist at the 2013 World Championship. He then proceeded to win gold at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.
Ryan is a six-time Olympic champion, specializing in freestyle. He’s also won 39 gold medals at the World Championships. Since his sporting career began, he’s held more than ten world records, both in short and long course disciplines.
Alex began playing volleyball at the age of six. At seventeen, he was already showing excellent results whilst playing for a Rome-based team. Currently providing Alex support in Rio is his number one fan — his mother, Mirta Ranghieri!