Hernando Arrechea

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHernando•Arrechea
Used nameHernando•Arrechea
Born12 December 1946 in Puerto Tejada (COL)
Measurements184 cm / 78 kg
NOC Colombia


Hernando Arrechea had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1967 Pan American Games 4×100 metres Relay (with Pedro Grajales and the non-Olympians Carlos Álvarez and Jaime Uribe). In the 1967 Pan American Games 110 metres hurdles Arrechea finished fifth.

Personal Best: 110H – 14.09 (1968).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Athletics COL Hernando Arrechea
110 metres Hurdles, Men (Olympic) 5 h2 r1/3

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