BirthdayJune 29, 1958
BirthplacePorto, Portugal

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Rosa Mota

    Full name: Rosa Mota
    Also known as: Rosa Mota, Mota, Rosa
    Professions: Athletics (sport) competitor

  2. Rosa Mota Biography

    Rosa Maria Correia dos Santos Mota (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʁɔzɐ ˈmɔtɐ], GCIH, GCM; born June 29, 1958) is a Portuguese former marathon runner, one of her country's foremost athletes, being the first sportswoman from Portugal to win Olympic gold. Mota was the first woman to win multiple Olympic marathon medals as well as being the only woman to be the reigning European, World, and Olympic champion at the same time. On the 30th Anniversary Gala of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) she was distinguished as the greatest female marathon runner of all time.

  3. Rosa Mota Family

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