Héctor Herrera

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For the Uruguayan fencer, see Héctor Belo Herrera. For the Mexican footballer, see Héctor Herrera (footballer).

Héctor Herrera Ortiz (born May 23, 1959) is a retired 800 metres runner from Cuba who won an Olympic silver medal in 4 x 400 metres relay in Barcelona 1992, together with teammates Lázaro Martínez, Norberto Téllez and Roberto Hernández.

Herrera also won a silver medal in 800 metres at the 1993 Central American and Caribbean Games.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1988 Ibero-American Championships Ciudad de México, México 5th 800m 1:49.08 A
1991 Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 1st 4x400 m relay 3:01.93
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 1st 800m 1:47.72
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 2nd 4x400 m relay 2:59.51
1993 Central American and Caribbean Games Ponce, Puerto Rico 2nd 800 m 1:49.99

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