1971 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics

The 1971 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics were held at the National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica between 14–17 July.

Medal summaryEdit

For full event details see 1971 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics – Results.

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Don Quarrie
  Jamaica
10.2 CR Lennox Miller
  Jamaica
10.2 Pablo Montes
  Cuba
10.4
200 metres Don Quarrie
  Jamaica
20.6 CR Guillermo González
  Puerto Rico
21.3 Pablo Montes
  Cuba
21.3
400 metres Alfred Daley
  Jamaica
46.6 CR Melesio Piña
  Mexico
47.4 Raúl Dome
  Venezuela
47.6
800 metres Byron Dyce
  Jamaica
1:49.7 CR Leandro Civil
  Cuba
1:49.7 Lennox Stewart
  Trinidad and Tobago
1:50.0
1500 metres Byron Dyce
  Jamaica
3:46.8 CR Antonio Colón
  Puerto Rico
3:47.5 Carlos Martínez
  Mexico
3:48.2
5000 metres Héctor Ortiz
  Puerto Rico
14:25.6 CR Rodolfo Gómez
  Mexico
14:25.8 Lucirio Garrido
  Venezuela
14:30.0
10,000 metres Valentín Robles
  Mexico
31:32.0 Victoriano López
  Guatemala
31:41.8 Héctor Ortiz
  Puerto Rico
31:53.0
Half marathon Andrés Romero
  Mexico
1:10:24 John Mowatt
  Jamaica
1:12:46 Lucas Lara
  Cuba
1:12:50
110 metres hurdles Juan Morales
  Cuba
13.8 CR Arnaldo Bristol
  Puerto Rico
13.9 Godfrey Murray
  Jamaica
13.9
400 metres hurdles Juan García
  Cuba
52.1 CR Francisco Dumeng
  Puerto Rico
52.3 Fernando Montelongo
  Mexico
52.7
3000 metres steeplechase Lucirio Garrido
  Venezuela
8:58.6 CR Rigoberto Mendoza
  Cuba
8:58.8 José Cobo
  Cuba
9:11.6
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica
Alfred Daley
Carl Lawson
Don Quarrie
Lennox Miller
39.2 CR   Puerto Rico 40.7   Venezuela 40.7
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica 3:09.0 CR   Cuba 3:10.1   Trinidad and Tobago 3:13.3
10,000 m track walk Lucas Lara
  Cuba
47:20.2 CR Ismael Ávila
  Mexico
47:43.8 Raúl González
  Mexico
49:35.2
High jump Pedro Yequez
  Venezuela
1.98 Lloyd Scott
  Jamaica
1.95 Miguel Durañona
  Cuba
1.95
Pole vault Roberto Moré
  Cuba
4.80 CR Juan Laza
  Cuba
4.40 Guillermo González
  Puerto Rico
4.30
Long jump George Swanston
  Trinidad and Tobago
7.43 Wilfredo Maisonave
  Puerto Rico
7.38 Abelardo Pacheco
  Cuba
7.19
Triple jump Pedro Pérez
  Cuba
15.94 CR Juan Velázquez
  Cuba
15.42 Tim Barrett
  Bahamas
15.32
Shot put Benigno Hodelín
  Cuba
15.76 Alfredo Leyva
  Cuba
15.33 Jorge Marrero
  Puerto Rico
14.96
Discus throw Bárbaro Cañizares
  Cuba
55.50 CR Javier Moreno
  Cuba
54.44 Leopold Blake
  Jamaica
46.04
Hammer throw Víctor Suárez
  Cuba
56.54 Jesús Fuentes
  Cuba
53.98 Pedro Granell
  Puerto Rico
53.54
Javelin throw Juan Jarvis
  Cuba
77.20 CR Amado Morales
  Puerto Rico
74.38 Justo Perelló
  Cuba
71.40
Decathlon Orlando Pedroso
  Cuba
6779 CR Jesús Mirabal
  Cuba
6692 Dunstan Campbell
  Grenada
6105

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Fulgencia Romay
  Cuba
11.6 Silvia Chivás
  Cuba
11.6 Rosie Allwood
  Jamaica
11.9
200 metres Fulgencia Romay
  Cuba
23.6 CR Silvia Chivás
  Cuba
23.9 Diva Bishop
  Panama
24.1
400 metres Marilyn Neufville
  Jamaica
53.5 CR Carmen Trustée
  Cuba
54.0 Yvonne Saunders
  Jamaica
54.3
800 metres Carmen Trustée
  Cuba
2:14.6 Aurelia Pentón
  Cuba
2:15.1 Beverly Franklin
  Jamaica
2:15.8
1500 metres Lucía Quiroz
  Mexico
4:34.2 CR Enriqueta Nava
  Mexico
4:37.5 Melquises Fonseca
  Cuba
4:38.5
100 metres hurdles Marlene Elejalde
  Cuba
13.7 CR Lourdes Jones
  Cuba
14.0 Carmen Smith-Brown
  Jamaica
14.1
200 metres hurdles Lourdes Jones
  Cuba
28.0 CR Raquel Martínez
  Cuba
28.2 Enriqueta Basilio
  Mexico
29.0
4 × 100 metres relay   Cuba 45.4   Jamaica 46.0   Venezuela 47.2
4 × 400 metres relay   Cuba 3:38.6 CR   Jamaica 3:41.0   Trinidad and Tobago 4:03.2
High jump Audrey Reid
  Jamaica
1.73 CR Andrea Bruce
  Jamaica
1.70 Marima Rodríguez
  Cuba
1.67
Long jump Marina Samuells
  Cuba
5.93 Marcia Garbey
  Cuba
5.68 Yvonne Saunders
  Jamaica
5.65
Shot put Carmen Romero
  Cuba
14.25 CR Grecia Hamilton
  Cuba
14.04 Orlanda Lynch
  Suriname
10.20
Discus throw Carmen Romero
  Cuba
55.24 CR María Cristina Betancourt
  Cuba
49.38 Orlanda Lynch
  Suriname
34.02
Javelin throw Tomasa Núñez
  Cuba
51.64 CR Milagros Bayard
  Cuba
41.54 Celina Surga
  Venezuela
37.56
Pentathlon Marlene Elejalde
  Cuba
4341 CR Lucía Vaamonde
  Venezuela
4333 Marcia Garbey
  Cuba
4122

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Jamaica)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Cuba (CUB)22191051
2  Jamaica (JAM)*96722
3  Mexico (MEX)34411
4  Venezuela (VEN)2158
5  Puerto Rico (PUR)17412
6  Trinidad and Tobago (TRI)1034
7  Guatemala (GUA)0101
8  Suriname (NGY)0022
9  Bahamas (BAH)0011
  Grenada (GRN)0011
  Panama (PAN)0011
Totals (11 nations)383838114

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