Regla Torres

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Regla Torres
Personal information
Full name Regla Torres Herrera
Nationality  Cuba
Born (1975-02-12) February 12, 1975 (age 42)
Santa Clara
Hometown Havana
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Spike 331 cm (130 in)
Block 315 cm (124 in)
Volleyball information
Position Middle Blocker
Career
Teams
Ciudad Habana
National team
1991-2002 Cuba
Last updated: March 2010
Regla Torres
Medal record
Women’s Volleyball
Representing  Cuba
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Team
Gold medal – first place 1996 Atlanta Team
Gold medal – first place 2000 Sydney Team
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1994 Brazil Team
Gold medal – first place 1998 Japan Team
World Grand Champions Cup
Gold medal – first place 1993 Japan Team
FIVB World Cup
Gold medal – first place 1989 Japan Team
Gold medal – first place 1991 Japan Team
Gold medal – first place 1995 Japan Team
FIVB World Grand Prix
Gold medal – first place 1993 Hong Kong Team
Gold medal – first place 2000 Manila Team
Silver medal – second place 1994 Shanghai Team
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Shanghai Team
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Hong Kong Team

Regla Torres Herrera (born in Havana on February 12, 1975) is a Cuban volleyball player who has won three Olympic gold medals with her first being at the young, for volleyball, age of 17. She has played on the international circuit since she was 14. In 2001, she was recipient of the Best Player of the 20th Century award by the FIVB[1] and was inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame.[2]

Individual awards[edit]

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
First Award
Best Server of
FIVB World Grand Prix

1993
Succeeded by
Cuba Lilia Izquierdo


  1. ^ FIVB. "Best Volleyball Player Of The 20th Century - Female". Retrieved 2010-03-11. 
  2. ^ Volleyball Hall of Fame. "Regla Torres Herrera". Retrieved 2010-03-11.