Violeta Guzmán

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Violeta Guzmán Magaña (born 14 May 1977 in Mexico City)[1] is a Mexican athlete specialising in the hammer throw.[2] She represented her country at the 2004 Summer Olympics failing to qualify for the final.

Her personal best in the event is 64.21 metres from 2004. It is a former national record.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Mexico
1996 Ibero-American Championships Medellín, Colombia 7th Hammer 47.68 m
Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships San Salvador, El Salvador 1st Hammer 51.46 m
1997 Central American and Caribbean Championships San Juan, Puerto Rico 3rd Hammer 52.70 m
1998 Ibero-American Championships Lisbon, Portugal 3rd Hammer 56.92 m
1999 Central American and Caribbean Championships Bridgetown, Barbados 2nd Hammer 56.72 m
Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 8th Hammer 56.26 m
2000 NACAC U25 Championships Monterrey, Mexico 3rd Hammer 58.84 m
2001 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 3rd Hammer 54.92 m
2002 Central American and Caribbean Games San Salvador, El Salvador 2nd Hammer 58.48 m
2003 Central American and Caribbean Championships St. George's, Grenada 1st Hammer 55.72 m[3]
Pan American Games Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep. 7th Hammer 58.31 m
Universiade Daegu, South Korea 14th Hammer 52.70 m
2004 Ibero-American Championships Huelva, Spain 7th Hammer 60.58 m
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 36th (q) Hammer 62.76 m


  1. ^ Violeta Guzmán Bio, Stats, and Results Olympics at
  2. ^ Violeta Guzmán profile at IAAF
  3. ^ Non-championship event