Yumari González

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Yumari González
Yumari González (2005).jpg
González at the 2005 UCI Pan American
Continental Championships
Personal information
Full name Yumari González Valdivieso
Born (1979-06-13) June 13, 1979 (age 39)
Cuba
Team information
Current team Cuban National
Discipline Track, road
Role Rider

Yumari González Valdivieso (born June 13, 1979 in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba) is a Cuban professional road and track cyclist. She competed at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women's road race.[1][2]

Career[edit]

González won the 2002 Pan American Championships 500 m time trial competition, setting a new Pan American record with 0:34.647.[3][4] She also won the silver medals in sprint[5] and keirin.[6]

Palmarès[edit]

2002
Pan American Championships, Quito
1st 500 m TT
2nd Sprint
2nd Keirin
2005
Pan American Championships, Mar del Plata
1st Scratch
3rd 500 m TT
3rd Points race
3rd Road race
National Road Championships
3rd Individual time trial
2006
Pan American Championships
1st Road race
1st Scratch
Central American and Caribbean Games
2nd Road race
2007
2006–2007 World Cup
3rd Team Sprint, Los Angeles
3rd Scratch, Manchester
World Championships, Palma de Mallorca
1st Scratch
Pan American Championships, Valencia
2nd Team Sprint
2nd Road race
Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro
1st Road race
2007–2008 World Cup
1st Scratch, Sydney
3rd Scratch, Beijing
3rd Team Pursuit, Beijing
2008
World Championships, Manchester
2nd Scratch
2009
UCI World Track Championships, Pruszków
1st Scratch
2nd Points race
2013
Copa Cuba de Pista
1st Team Pursuit (with Yudelmis Dominguez Masague, Marlies Mejias and Arlenis Sierra)
3rd Points Race
2014
1st Gold medal blank.svg Team Pursuit, Central American and Caribbean Games (with Yudelmis Dominguez Masague, Marlies Mejias and Arlenis Sierra)
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Team Pursuit, Pan American Track Championships (with Yudelmis Dominguez Masague, Yoanka Gonzalez Perez and Marlies Mejias Garcia)
Copa Cuba de Pista
2nd Omnium
2nd Scratch Race
2015
3rd Road Race, Pan American Road Championships

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beijing 2008 - Road Cycling - Women's Road Race". www.olympic.org. IOC. Retrieved 12 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "London 2012 - Road Cycling - Women's Road Race". www.olympic.org. IOC. Retrieved 12 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "Colombiano Meneses marca un nuevo record". La Hora (in Spanish). 21 August 2002. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Ganan cubanas el título de la persecución por equipos en panamericano de ciclismo". Juventud Rebelde (in Spanish). 29 July 2009. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  5. ^ "México ganó dos medallas de oro y lidera el Panamericano de Ciclismo". El Universo (in Spanish). Quito, Ecuador. AP. 22 August 2002. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  6. ^ "Chileno bate récord panamericano". La Cuarta (in Spanish). Quito, Ecuador. 20 August 2002. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
 María Luisa Calle (COL)
 Ellen van Dijk (NED)
Track Cycling World Champion (scratch race)
2007
2009
Succeeded by
 Ellen van Dijk (NED)
 Pascale Jeuland (FRA)