Juan Martínez Brito

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Juan Martínez Brito
Born (1958-05-17) May 17, 1958 (age 56)
Occupation Athlete
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 269 pounds (122 kg)

Juan Martínez Brito (born May 17, 1958 in Guanabacoa, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba[1]) is a retired discus thrower from Cuba, who represented his native country at the 1992 Summer Olympics. His personal best is 70.00 metres, thrown on May 21, 1983 in Havana, Cuba.

Competition record
Discus
Competitor for  Cuba
Olympic Games
6th 1992 Summer Olympic Games
Pan American Games
Bronze 1983 Pan American Games
Bronze 1991 Pan American Games
CAC Junior Championships (U20)
Gold 1976 Xalapa Shot put
Gold 1976 Xalapa Discus throw
British National Championships (AAA)[2]
1st 1985

Biography[edit]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1976 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Xalapa, México 1st Shot put 15.98m A
1st Discus throw 53.98m A
1982 Central American and Caribbean Games Havana, Cuba 3rd Discus throw 62.82 m
1983 Pan American Games Caracas, Venezuela 3rd Discus throw 62.04 m
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 7th Discus throw 64.26 m
1984 Friendship Games Moscow, Soviet Union 2nd Discus throw 66.04 m
1986 Central American and Caribbean Games Santiago de los Caballeros, DR 2nd Discus throw 62.30 m
1991 Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 3rd Discus throw 63.52 m
World Championships Tokyo, Japan Discus throw 59.98 m
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 6th Discus throw 62.64 m


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