Miguel Navarro

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Miguel Navarro
Personal information
Full name Miguel Ángel Navarro
Nationality Bolivia
Born (1982-01-14) 14 January 1982 (age 36)
Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Event(s) Freestyle

Miguel Ángel Navarro (born January 14, 1982 in Santa Cruz de la Sierra) is a Bolivian swimmer, who specialized in sprint freestyle events.[1] Navarro represented Bolivia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he swam in the first heat of the men's 100 m freestyle, against Congo's Emile Rony Bakale and Libya's Sofyan El Gidi. He finished the race in second place by more than a second behind Bakale, with a time of 56.96 seconds. Navarro, however, failed to advance into the semi-finals, as he placed sixty-third out of sixty-four swimmers in the overall rankings.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miguel Ángel Navarro". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Men's 100m Freestyle – Heat 1". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 21 August 2012. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 

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