Héctor Dairo Fuentes

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Fuentes and the second or maternal family name is Valdes.

Héctor Dayron Fuentes Valdés (born 19 May 1988 in Marianao, La Habana) is a male triple jumper from Cuba.[1] His personal best jump is 17.43 metres, achieved in February 2008 in Havana. In the long jump he has 7.94 metres outdoors, achieved in May 2008 in Barquisimeto, and 7.95 metres indoors, achieved in February 2008 in Chemnitz.[2]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
2005 World Youth Championships Marrakesh, Morocco 1st Triple jump 16.63 m
2007 Pan American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 8th Triple jump 16.61 m
2008 Central American and Caribbean Championships Cali, Colombia 8th Long jump 7.44 m
2nd Triple jump 17.23 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 12th Triple jump 16.28 m
2009 Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 2nd Triple jump 17.13 m


  1. ^ XXIX JUEGOS OLIMPICOS BEIJING 2008 - Delegación Cubana (PDF) (in Spanish), Instituto Nacional de Deportes Educación Física y Recreación (INDER), p. 57, Archived from the original on January 1, 2016, retrieved June 24, 2013 
  2. ^ Héctor Dairo Fuentes profile at IAAF