Joel Lamela

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Joel Lamela
Personal information
Born January 29, 1971


Joel Lamela Loaces (born January 29, 1971) is a former sprinter from Cuba.


Career[edit]

He won an Olympic bronze medal in 4 x 100 metres relay in Barcelona 1992. He specialized in the 100 metres event, and his personal best of 10.53 was set during the 1991 World Championships.


Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1990 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Havana, Cuba 3rd 100 m 10.61   (-0.1 m/s)
4th 200 m 21.56   (-0.9 m/s)
1st 4x100 m relay 40.62
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 4th (h) 100 m 10.53
5th (h) 4 x 100 m relay 39.15
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 2nd 200 m 21.12   (-2.6 m/s)
1st 4 x 100 m relay 39.19
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 3rd 4 x 100 m relay 38.00
1995 Pan American Games Mar del Plata, Argentina 1st 4 x 100 m relay 38.67
World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden DSQ (h) 4 x 100 m relay


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