Romary Rifka

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Romary Rifka
Medal record
Athletics
Competitor for  Mexico
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place Rio de Janeiro 2007 High Jump
Silver medal – second place Santa Domingo 2003 High Jump
Bronze medal – third place Guadalajara 2011 High Jump
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Rifka and the second or maternal family name is González.

María Romary Rifka González (born 23 December 1970 in Poza Rica, Veracruz) is a female Mexican high jumper. She is married to track & field athlete, Alejandro Cárdenas. Her personal best jump is 1.97 metres, achieved in April 2004 in Xalapa. This is the current Mexican record.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Mexico
1986 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-17) Mexico City, México 2nd High jump 1.65 m A
1st Long jump 6.01 m A
1988 Ibero-American Championships Ciudad de México, México 8th High jump 1.60 m A
9th Long jump 5.43 m A
1990 Ibero-American Championships Manaus, Brazil 5th High jump 1.70 m
6th Long jump 5.17 m
1995 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 3rd High jump 1.75 m A
1997 Central American and Caribbean Championships San Juan, Puerto Rico 3rd High jump 1.79 m
1998 Ibero-American Championships Lisbon, Portugal 4th High jump 1.81 m
1999 Central American and Caribbean Championships Bridgetown, Barbados 2nd High jump 1.77 m
2000 Ibero-American Championships Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 6th High jump 1.78 m
2001 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 2nd High jump 1.75 m A
5th Long jump 5.79 m A
2002 Central American and Caribbean Games San Salvador, El Salvador 2nd High jump 1.85 m
2003 Pan American Games Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 2nd High jump 1.94 m =NR
World Championships Paris, France 21st (q) High jump 1.80 m
2004 Ibero-American Championships Huelva, Spain 1st High jump 1.94 m
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 14th (q) High jump 1.92 m
2005 Central American and Caribbean Championships Nassau, Bahamas 4th High jump 1.80 m
2007 NACAC Championships San Salvador, El Salvador 2nd High jump 1.87 m
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 1st High jump 1.95 m
World Championships Osaka, Japan 19th (q) High jump 1.88 m
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 12th (q) High jump 1.90 m
Olympic Games Beijing, PR China High jump NM
2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany 32nd (q) High jump 1.80 m
2010 Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 3rd High jump 1.83 m
Central American and Caribbean Games Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 3rd High jump 1.91 m
2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 4th High jump 1.79 m
Pan American Games Guadalajara, Mexico 3rd High jump 1.89 m
2012 Ibero-American Championships Barquisimeto, Venezuela 1st High jump 1.89 m
2013 Central American and Caribbean Championships Morelia, Mexico 4th High jump 1.78 m

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