Albertino Etchechury

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAlbertino•Etchechury
Used nameAlbertino•Etchechury
Born16 July 1936 in Rivera (URU)
Measurements168 cm / 62 kg
NOC Uruguay


Albertino Etchechury had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1963 Pan American Games 3000 metres Steeplechase. At the 1963 Pan American Games he also finished sixth in the 1500 metres and eighth in the 5000 metres. Four years later he finished sixth in the 1967 Pan American Games 3000 metres steeplechase.

Personal Best: 3000S – 9:05.7 (1968).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Athletics URU Albertino Etchechury
3,000 metres Steeplechase, Men (Olympic) 9 h2 r1/2

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