Linfield Wildcats

Coach Biography

Murlio Martins

Murlio Martins

1st Year Assistant Coach

Phone: 503-883-2526
Email: mmartins@linfield.edu

Biography:
First-year assistant swimming coach Murlio Martins joins the coaching staff.
 
Martins brings considerable experience as both an athlete and coach to his position.
 
He set several state records while competing for the University of Fortaleza in his hometown of Fortaleza, Brazil. He earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education in 2005 before migrating to the United States.
 
Martins has worked with the McMinnville Swim Club for the past six years, first as an assistant under current Wildcats coach Kyle Kimball, then as head coach after Kimball departed accepted a coaching position in Ireland. As coach of the Mac Swim Club, he as many as 120 athletes ranging in age from 5 to 61.