John Gordon Perrin in Verona

Perrin si presenta come nuovo schiacciatore di WithU Verona

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
Surname: Perrin
Date of birth: August 19, 1989
Place of birth: Creston (Canada)
Role: Hitter
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.