Máximo Rigondeaux

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Máximo Rigondeaux
Personal information
Born (1976-10-17) October 17, 1976 (age 41)
Country  Cuba
Sport Athletics
Updated on 23 May 2013.

Máximo Rigondeaux (born 17 October 1976) is a retired Cuban javelin thrower.

He claimed the silver medal behind compatriot Emeterio González at the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Canada.[1] His personal best throw was 81.43 metres, achieved in May 2000 in Dessau.[2]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1995 Pan American Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 1st Javelin throw 67.82 m
1999 Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 2nd Javelin throw 76.24 m
2005 ALBA Games La Habana, Cuba 2nd Javelin throw 78.59 m


  1. ^ "Pan American Games". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 1 November 2010. 
  2. ^ Máximo Rigondeaux profile at IAAF