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Fernando Torres

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameFernando•Torres Velásquez
Used nameFernando•Torres
Born14 December 1941 in Ponce (PUR)
Died7 January 2009 in Ponce (PUR)
Measurements170 cm / 80 kg
NOC Puerto Rico

Biography

Fernando Torres had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1959 Pan American Games Light-heavyweight class.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1960 Summer Olympics Weightlifting PUR Fernando Torres
Light-Heavyweight, Men (Olympic) =11
1964 Summer Olympics Weightlifting PUR Fernando Torres
Middle-Heavyweight, Men (Olympic) 15
1968 Summer Olympics Weightlifting PUR Fernando Torres
Middle-Heavyweight, Men (Olympic) 22

Special Notes