Yoelmis Hernández

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Yoelmis Hernández
Personal information
Full name Yoelmis Hernández Paumier
Born (1986-04-25) 25 April 1986 (age 31)
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Country  Cuba
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) 85 kg

Yoelmis Hernández Paumier (born 25 April 1986 in Nueva Gerona, Cuba) is a Cuban weightlifter competing in the 85 kg category. He finished in seventh place at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[1] He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics.[2]

Hernández won the 85 kg gold medals in snatch and clean & jerk during the 2014 Pan American Sports Festival.[3]


  1. ^ "Yoelmis Hernández (full name: Yoelmis Hernández Paumier)". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "HERNANDEZ PAUMIER Yoelmis". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-08-16. Retrieved 2016-08-16. 
  3. ^ "Cuba encabeza halterofilia del Festival Deportivo Panamericano" [Cuba leads the Sports Festival Pan American weightlifting] (in Spanish). Radio Progreso. 2014-07-21. Archived from the original on 2015-11-25. Retrieved 2015-11-24. 

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