Mario González (swimmer)

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is González and the second or maternal family name is Montesinos.
Mario González
Personal information
Full name Mario González Montesinos
Nationality  Cuba
Born (1975-08-02) August 2, 1975 (age 41)
Havana, Cuba
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 73 kg (161 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke

Mario González Montesinos (born August 2, 1975 in Havana, Cuba) is a former international breaststroke swimmer from Cuba, who participated in two consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1992. His best result was a tenth place in the Men's 200m Breaststroke at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.

At the 1993 Central American and Caribbean Games, he set Championship Records in both the 100 and 200 breaststrokes (1:03.27 and 2:17.76). As of 2009, these are still the Games records.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Men's 100 breast results[permanent dead link] from the 2006 CACs, showing González as the holder of Championships Record.
  2. ^ Men's 200 breast results[permanent dead link] from the 2006 CACs, showing González as the holder of Championships Record.