|Full name||Lázaro Eduardo Borges Reid|
June 19, 1986 |
Marianao, La Habana, Cuba
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (150 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Updated on 25 December 2014.|
Borges was born in Marianao, La Habana. He has represented Cuba at 2008 Summer Olympics, but failed to advance to the Final. Borges won silver medal in 2011 World Championships with 5.90m, setting new Cuban record. His personal best before the competition was 5.75m.
|Pole vault||5.90 m AR||Daegu, South Korea||August 29, 2011|
|Pole vault||5.72 m AR||Donetsk, Ukraine||February 11, 2012|
- XXIX JUEGOS OLIMPICOS BEIJING 2008 - Delegación Cubana (PDF) (in Spanish), Instituto Nacional de Deportes Educación Física y Recreación (INDER), p. 57, retrieved June 24, 2013
- Associated Press (August 29, 2011). "Wojciechowski wins men's pole vault at worlds". ESPN. Retrieved 1 September 2011.
- Martin, David (August 29, 2011). "Pole Vault - Final - Wojciechowski's tactical decision helps him snatch Pole Vault title". IAAF. Retrieved 1 September 2011.
- "Pole Vault - Final - Start List" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 1 September 2011.
- Ramsak, Bob (2012-02-12). In post-injury comeback, Lavillenie tops 5.82m in Donetsk. IAAF. Retrieved on 2012-02-12.
- "Olympics athletics: Cuban suffers pole fault in London". BBC Sport. August 8, 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2012.