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Javier Sotomayor

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJavier•Sotomayor Sanabria
Used nameJavier•Sotomayor
Nick/petnamesSaltomayor / Príncipe del Limonar / Rey de la alturas
Born13 October 1967 in Limonar (CUB)
Measurements193 cm / 80 kg
Affiliationsadidas, Herzogenaurach (GER)
NOC Cuba

Biography

Javier Sotomayor also won gold in the high jump at the 1987, 1991, and 1995 Pan American Games.

Personal Best: HJ – 2.45 (1993).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Summer Olympics Athletics CUB Javier Sotomayor
High Jump, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
1996 Summer Olympics Athletics CUB Javier Sotomayor
High Jump, Men (Olympic) =11
2000 Summer Olympics Athletics CUB Javier Sotomayor
High Jump, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver

Olympic family relations

Special Notes