Héctor Acosta

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHermenegildo Héctor•Acosta Inveninato
Used nameHéctor•Acosta
Born9 December 1933 in Rosario, Santa Fe (ARG)
Died1 November 1973 in Rosario, Santa Fe (ARG)
Measurements180 cm / 81 kg
NOC Argentina


Héctor Acosta had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1959 Pan American Games road race team (with Ricardo Senn and the non-Olympian Carlos Vázquez), 2nd in the 1963 Pan American Games 4000 metre pursuit team (with Ernesto Contreras, Alberto Trillo, and the non-Olympian Juan Broto), 3rd in the 1959 Pan American Games 4000 metre pursuit team (with Ricardo Senn, Federico Cortés, and the non-Olympian Antonio Alexandre).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1960 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) ARG Héctor Acosta
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Argentina =5
1964 Summer Olympics Cycling Road (Cycling) ARG Héctor Acosta
100 kilometres Team Time Trial, Men (Olympic) Argentina 4

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