Fernando Pimenta renewed, this Thursday, with Benfica until 2024. The 32-year-old canoeist has represented Benfica since 2018, having won several medals in recent years. At the last Tokyo Olympics, Fernando Pimenta won a bronze medal in the K-1 1000 meters and became world champion in Copenhagen last September.
“I want to continue representing Benfica in the best way, winning national and international titles, because that’s what fans, partners and supporters want. I am here to work, to fight and to overcome challenges and difficulties. Wearing the sacred mantle is something that must happen in special moments, because in this way we feel even more the shirt we wear and the emblem we have on our chest. I hope this connection is good for both parties, that I can continue to honor this emblem, and I count on the support of the entire Benfica team, who have never let us down,” said the athlete. multi-medal winner at BTV.