Liliana Chalá

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Liliana Chalá
Personal information
Full name Elsa Liliana Chalá Mejía
Born (1965-06-07) June 7, 1965 (age 51)
Country  Ecuador
Sport Women's Athletics
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Chalá and the second or maternal family name is Mejía.

Elsa Liliana Chalá Mejía (born June 7, 1965) is a retired female track and field athlete from Ecuador, who competed in the 400 m hurdling and sprints events.

She represented her native country twice at the Summer Olympics: 1988 and 1992.

She set a personal best of 23.74 seconds in the 200 Metres at an event in São Paulo on October 9, 1987.[1]

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Ecuador
1985 South American Championships Santiago, Chile 3rd 200 m 24.26
1986 Ibero-American Championships La Habana, Cuba 3rd 200m 24.15 w (wind: +2.1 m/s)
4th 400m 54.79
South American Games Santiago, Chile 1st 200 m 24.01
1st 400 m 54.47
1st 400 m hurdles 58.64
1987 South American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 2nd 200 m 23.74
1st 400 m 52.9 CR
1st 400 m hurdles 58.46 CR
1988 Ibero-American Championships Ciudad de México, México 4th (h) 200m 25.2 (ht) (wind: +0.0 m/s) A
6th 400m 54.49 A
2nd 400m hurdles 57.12 A
1989 South American Championships Medellín, Colombia 1st 400 m hurdles 57.68 A CR
World Cup Barcelona, Spain 7th 400 m hurdles 59.001
1990 Ibero-American Championships Manaus, Brazil 7th 200m 25.21 (wind: -0.1 m/s)
1st 400m hurdles 58.31
South American Games Lima, Peru 1st 400 m hurdles 59.8
3rd 4 × 400 m relay
1991 South American Championships Manaus, Brazil 1st 400 m hurdles 57.16 CR
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 4th (h) 400m hurdles 1:01.80
1993 Bolivarian Games Cochabamba, Bolivia 1st 400 m hurdles 58.44 A

1Representing the Americas