Alexis Paumier

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Alexis Paumier
Personal information
Full name Alexis Francisco Paumier Frómeta
Born (1975-01-21) January 21, 1975 (age 40)
Baracoa, Guantánamo
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 97 kg (214 lb)
Country  Cuba
Sport Athletics
Updated on 22 May 2013.

Alexis Paumier Frómeta (born 21 January 1975 in Baracoa, Guantánamo) is a Cuban shot putter. His personal best throw is 20.78 metres, achieved in July 2000 in Havana.[1]


He won the silver medals at the 2001 and 2005 Central American and Caribbean Championships[2] and the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games.[3] He also competed at the Olympic Games in 2000 and 2008 without reaching the final.[1]

Personal best[edit]

  • Shot put: 20.78 mCuba La Habana, 29 July 2000
  • Discus throw: 53.80Cuba La Habana, 15 April 2003

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1993 Pan American Junior Championships Winnipeg, Canada 4th Shot put (7.257kg, senior implement) 14.98 m
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 9th Discus throw (2kg, senior implement) 51.60 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 34th (q) Shot put 18.31 m
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisbon, Portugal Shot put NM
Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 2nd Shot put 18.66 m A
2003 Pan American Games Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 5th Shot put 19.32 m
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary Shot put NM
2005 ALBA Games La Habana, Cuba 1st Shot put 19.23 m
Central American and Caribbean Championships Nassau, Bahamas 2nd Shot put 19.06 m
2006 Central American and Caribbean Games Cartagena, Colombia 1st Shot put 18.26 m
Discus throw NM
2007 ALBA Games Caracas, Venezuela 2nd Shot put 19.26 m
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 7th Shot put 18.47 m
2008 Central American and Caribbean Championships Cali, Colombia 1st Shot put 19.60 m A
Olympic Games Beijing, China Shot put NM


  1. ^ a b Alexis Paumier profile at IAAF
  2. ^ Central American and Caribbean Championships (Men) - GBR Athletics
  3. ^ "2006 Central American and Caribbean Games, men's shot put final". 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games. 26 July 2006. Retrieved 20 March 2009. 

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