Odelmys Palma

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Odelmys Palma
Medal record
Representing  Cuba
CAC Junior Championships (U20)
Gold medal – first place 1990 Havana Javelin throw

Odelmys Palma López (Spanish pronunciation: [oˈðelmis ˈpalma]; born 18 December 1971 in Havana, Ciudad de la Habana) is a retired female javelin thrower from Cuba.


She finished eleventh at the 1996 Summer Olympics.[citation needed] She threw 65.80 metres with the old javelin model in June 1997 in Havana.[1]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1990 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Havana, Cuba 1st Javelin 56.66 m
World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 6th Javelin 53.94 m
1996 Ibero-American Championships Medellín, Colombia 2nd Javelin 63.32 m
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 11th Javelin 59.70 m
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 8th (q) Javelin 58.42 m


External links[edit]

Odeymis Palma profile at IAAF