Rego, 39, is a four time Olympian attending 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008. At the 2004 Olympics in Athens Rego was awarded most valuable player after winning the gold medal with partner Ricardo. He also won bronze medal in Beijing. Rego has an outstanding record on the FIVB World Tour, overall winning 76 gold medals throughout his career. 2010 was the year when Emanuel teamed up with new partner Alison Cerutti. There first year together was not the most successful with only 3 silver medals on the FIVB World Tour. This bond on the court quickly grew in 2011 with 5 FIVB wins and winning the Pan American Games. They have won a further two golds in 2012 putting them in a great position going into the London Olympics and their hearts will be firmly set on gold.