Mayelis Caripá

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameMayelis Yesenia•Caripá Castillo
Used nameMayelis•Caripá
Born16 August 1980 in Valencia (VEN)
Measurements147 cm / 48 kg
AffiliationsCarabobo, Valencia
NOC Venezuela

Biography

Mayelis Caripa had the following finishes at major championships – 2007 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 2005 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (5th); 2002 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (8th); 2000 World Championship: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (12th); 2006 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (12th); 2001 World Championship: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (13th); 2001 Pan-American Games: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2002 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2004 Pan-American Games: 51.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2005 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2006 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2007 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2007 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 2000 Pan-American Games: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (4th); 2003 Pan-American Games: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (4th).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
2004 Summer Olympics Wrestling VEN Mayelis Caripá
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 12
2008 Summer Olympics Wrestling VEN Mayelis Caripá
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) =14
2012 Summer Olympics Wrestling VEN Mayelis Caripá
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 16

Special Notes

Errata

Date of birth also listed as 30 September 1977, but is incorrect per Official Reports.