Olympic medalist judoka from Brazil who, since 2008, has won over 10 World Cup events and over 30 World Cup medals.
In 2008 she won the junior world title in Bangkok, and again in Paris the following year.
In 2012 she became the first Brazilian woman to win an Olympic gold medal in Judo.
Her parents are José Rogério Menezes and Olindina Menezes.
Mayra Aguiar is also a world champion judoka from Brazil.