Lecabela Quaresma

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Lecabela Quaresma (born 26 December 1989 in Água Grande) is a Portuguese track and field athlete who competes in the 100 metres hurdles and the combined events.[1]

Earlier in her career she represented her birth country, São Tomé and Príncipe. She competed for that country in the 100 m hurdles event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She was the flag bearer of São Tomé and Príncipe at the opening ceremony.[2]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  São Tomé and Príncipe
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 39th (h) 100 m hurdles 14.81 s (+1.2 m/s)
2009 Lusophony Games Lisbon, Portugal 100 m hurdles DNF
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 4:06.14
4th Triple jump 13.07
2012 African Championships Porto Novo, Benin 14th (h) 100 m hurdles 15.59 s
6th Triple jump 13.25 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 42nd (h) 100 m hurdles 14.56 s
Representing  Portugal
2014 Ibero-American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 3rd Heptathlon 5574 pts
2016 Ibero-American Championships Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 4th Heptathlon 5726 pts
2017 European Indoor Championships Belgrade, Serbia 7th Pentathlon 4444 pts
World Championships London, United Kingdom 22th Heptathlon 5788 pts


  1. ^ Lecabela Quaresma profile at IAAF
  2. ^ Staff (27 July 2012). "London 2012 Opening Ceremony - Flag Bearers" (PDF). Olympics. Retrieved 11 August 2012.