An authentic volleyball globetrotter, John Gordon Perrin, who is not new to the Italian league either. In the 2015/16 season he wore the Piacenza Volleyball jersey, now he is ready to wear the yellow-blue one of WithU Verona, also bringing with him the Olympic experiences in Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 with the Canada jersey.
Name: John Gordon
Date of birth: August 19, 1989
Place of birth: Creston (Canada)
Height: 2.01 m
No of shoes: 48.5
After starting his volleyball career in the Canadian team of the Thompson Rivers in 2008, Perrin has collected a vast and important palmares over the years: from the two Turkish championships with Arkas Izmir to the Brazilian Cup with Sada Cruzeiro, and then a championship South American for clubs and a Challenge Cup. In 2019, again with Sada Cruzeiro, he ranked second in the Fivb World Club Championship. And then there is the national chapter: with Canada Perrin wore a bronze in the Pan-American Cup (2011), a gold in the Norceca Champions Cup (2015) and a bronze in the Pan-American Games in the same year. At the North American qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and the previous Rio 2016 qualifiers, Perrin won the individual award for best hitter. A curiosity: her sister, Alicia Perrin, is also a volleyball player.