Marlene Elejalde

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameMarlene•Elejalde Díaz
Used nameMarlene•Elejalde
Born3 June 1951 in Marianao (CUB)
Died29 April 1989 in La Habana (Havana) (CUB)
Measurements172 cm / 65 kg
NOC Cuba

Biography

Marlene Elejarde won silver (1971) and bronze (1975) in the 100 metres hurdles at the Pan American Games. She was also a member of two silver medal winning Pan American Games 4×100 metres relay teams in 1971 (with Carmen Valdés, Silvia Chivás, and Fulgencia Romay) and in 1975 (with Fulgencia Romay, Silvia Chivás, and Carmen Valdés).

Personal Bests: 100 – 11.83 (1976); 80H – 10.99 (1968).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Athletics CUB Marlene Elejalde
80 metres Hurdles, Women (Olympic) 4 h2 r1/3
4 × 100 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Cuba 2 Silver
1972 Summer Olympics Athletics CUB Marlene Elejalde
4 × 100 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Cuba 3 Bronze

Special Notes