Felipa Palacios

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Felipa Palacios
Personal information
Full name Felipa Alicia Palacios Hinestroza
Nationality Colombiana
Born (1975-12-01) December 1, 1975 (age 42)
Bojayá, Chocó, Colombia
Country  Colombia
Sport Women's Athletics

Felipa Alicia Palacios Hinestroza (born December 1, 1975 in Bojaya, Chocó) is a retired female track and field athlete from Colombia, who competed in the sprint events.


She represented her native country in three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1996. Palacios won the bronze medal in the women's 200 metres at the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Colombia
1994 South American Games Valencia, Venezuela 1st 100 m 11.51
1st 200 m 23.6
1997 Bolivarian Games Arequipa, Perú 1st 100 m 11.15 w A
1st 200 m 22.74 w A
1998 South American Games Cuenca, Ecuador 2nd 100 m 11.62 A
1st 200 m 22.78 GR A
1st 400 m 53.45 A
2001 Bolivarian Games Ambato, Ecuador 1st 200 m 22.92 (wind: +0.9 m/s) A
2004 South American U23 Championships Barquisimeto, Venezuela 1st [1] 4x100m relay 43.46
2005 Bolivarian Games Armenia, Colombia 1st 100 m 11.18 (wind: +1.6 m/s) GR A
1st 200 m 22.85 (wind: +0.7 m/s) GR A
1st 4x100 m relay 45.61 A
1st 4x400 m relay 3:35.25 GR A


  1. ^ Guest final out of competition

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