Yania Ferrales

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Yania Ferrales
Yania Ferrales 2007.jpg
Yania Ferrales in 2007
Personal information
Full name Yania Ferrales Monteagudo
Born (1977-07-28) 28 July 1977 (age 39)
Morón, Ciego de Ávila
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Country  Cuba
Sport Athletics
Updated on 14 June 2013.
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Ferrales and the second or maternal family name is Monteagudo.

Yania Ferrales Monteagudo (born 28 July 1977) is a Cuban discus thrower.

Her personal best throw is 66.00 metres, achieved in February 2006 in Havana.

Personal bests[edit]

  • Discus throw: 66.00Cuba La Habana, 10 February 2006


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cuba
1996 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) San Salvador, El Salvador 1st Discus 48.54 m
World Junior Championships Sydney, Australia 18th (q) Discus 44.72 m
2001 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 1st Discus 56.34 m A
2002 Ibero-American Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 2nd Discus 57.63 m A
2003 Central American and Caribbean Championships St. George's, Grenada 1st Discus 59.07 m
Pan American Games Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 3rd Discus 60.03 m
2004 Ibero-American Championships Huelva, Spain 1st Discus 61.11 m
Olympic Games Athens, Greece Discus NM
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 8th (q) Discus 58.38 m
2006 Central American and Caribbean Games Cartagena, Colombia 1st Discus 59.70 m
World Cup Athens, Greece 7th Discus 58.93 m
2007 ALBA Games Caracas, Venezuela 1st Discus 64.18 m
World Championships Osaka, Japan 10th Discus 58.20 m
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2nd Discus 61.71 m
2008 Central American and Caribbean Championships Cali, Colombia 2nd Discus 58.73 m
Olympic Games Beijing, PR China 7th (q) Discus 59.87 m
2009 Central American and Caribbean Championships Havana, Cuba out of competition Discus 63.12 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 12th (q) Discus 58.24 m

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