Juan António Prieto

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Juan António Prieto
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Competitor for  Spain
Paralympic Games
Gold 1992 Barcelona 4x100 metre relay - B1-B3
Gold 1992 Barcelona 4x400 metre relay - B1-B3
Gold 1996 Atlanta 100 metres - T11
Gold 1996 Atlanta 4x100 metre relay - T10-T12
Gold 1996 Atlanta 4x400 metre relay - T10-T12
Silver 1992 Barcelona Pentathlon - B2
Silver 1996 Atlanta 200 metres - T11
Bronze 2000 Sydney 4x100 metre relay - T13

Juan Antonio Prieto is a paralympic athlete from Spain competing mainly in category T12 sprints events.


Juan Antonio has competed at three paralympics and won medals at all three. His first games were in 1992 in his home country where he competed in the 200m, 400m, high jump and triple jump he won a silver in the pentathlon and was part of both the 4x100m and 4x400m relay teams that won gold medals for Spain.

In the 1996 Summer Paralympics he won silver in the 200m and won gold in the 100m and was part of the Spanish relay teams that defended both the 4x100m and 4x400m gold medals. In his third Paralympics in 2000 he competed in the 100m and 200m and was part of the Spanish team that won bronze in the 4x100m. [1]