Jarlis Mosquera

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Jarlis Mosquera
Personal information
Full nameJarlis Ariel Mosquera
Nationality Colombia
Born (1983-09-03) September 3, 1983 (age 35)
Palmira, Colombia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight84 kg (185 lb)
ClubAntioquia League
Coached byCarlos Daza

Jarlis Ariel Mosquera (born September 3, 1983 in Palmira, Valle del Cauca) is a Colombian freestyle wrestler.[1] He represented Colombia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he qualified for the men's under-84 kg category (light heavyweight division). Mosquera was eliminate in the first preliminary round of the competition, after being defeated by Ukraine's Taras Danko, without receiving a technical score for the entire period.[2]

Mosquera also won the silver medal for the same category at the 2010 Central American and Caribbean Games in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, losing out to the host nation's Jaime Espinal in the final match.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Jarlis Mosquera". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 26 November 2012.
  2. ^ "Men's Freestyle 84kg (185 lbs) Round of 16 Final Official". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 26 November 2012.

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