Anselmo da Silva

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This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Gomes and the second or paternal family name is da Silva.

Anselmo Gomes da Silva (born 22 March 1981) is a Brazilian former hurdler who competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics.[1] His personal best in the 110 metres hurdles is 13.31 achieved in 2005 in Cochabamba.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Brazil
2000 World Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 13th (sf) 110m hurdles 14.40 (wind: -0.3 m/s)
2002 Ibero-American Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 3rd 110 m hurdles 13.66
2003 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 23rd (h) 60 m hurdles 7.87
Universiade Daegu, South Korea 1st 110 m hurdles 13.68
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 13th (sf) 110 m hurdles 13.63
2006 Ibero-American Championships Ponce, Puerto Rico 1st 110 m hurdles 13.51
2nd 4x100 m relay 40.52
South American Championships Tunja, Colombia 2nd 110 m hurdles 13.78
2007 South American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st 110 m hurdles 13.56
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 5th 110 m hurdles 13.72
Universiade Bangkok, Thailand 3rd 110 m hurdles 13.58
World Championships Osaka, Japan 13th (sf) 110 m hurdles 13.53
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 21st (sf) 60 m hurdles 7.94
Olympic Games Beijing, China 30th (qf) 110 m hurdles 13.84
2009 South American Championships Lima, Peru 3rd 110 m hurdles 14.12
Lusophony Games Lisbon, Portugal 1st 110 m hurdles 13.97
2010 Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 3rd 110 m hurdles 13.82


  1. ^ "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 

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