University of Louisville swimming coach Arthur Albiero will join Portugal’s coaching staff for the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
The team will also include two U of L swimmers, Carlos Almeida and Pedro Oliveira
Albiero is a native of Brazil and has coached the U of L team for nine years.
Almeida is the NCAA national champion in the 200-breast competition. Oliveira will be making his second appearance for Portugal in the Games.
Another U of L swimmer, Joao De Lucca, will compete for Brazil’s Olympic team.
The Cardinal men’s swim team just completed its best season ever, with a ninth place finish at the 2012 NCAAs and its first individual national championship.