1991 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics

The 1991 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics were held at the Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico between 26–28 July.

Host venue in Xalapa.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres John Mair
  Jamaica
10.56A Eduardo Nava
  Mexico
10.70A Henrico Atkins
  Barbados
10.74A
200 metres Windell Dobson
  Jamaica
21.22A Joseph Styles
  Bahamas
21.38A Eduardo Nava
  Mexico
21.39A
400 metres Seymour Fagan
  Jamaica
46.11A Carmel Walderon
  Dominica
46.56A Anthony Wallace
  Jamaica
46.76A
800 metres Steven Roberts
  Barbados
1:49.63A Luis Toledo
  Mexico
1:49.79A Leobardo Pérez
  Mexico
1:50.27A
1500 metres Linton McKenzie
  Jamaica
3:48.83A Sergio Rodríguez
  Mexico
3:49.09A Gilberto Merchant
  Mexico
3:51.71A
5000 metres Armando Quintanilla
  Mexico
14:17.00A Rubén García
  Mexico
14:27.93A Alberto Paredes
  Guatemala
14:48.73A
10,000 metres Dionicio Cerón
  Mexico
29:28.81A CR Isaac García
  Mexico
29:52.59A Alberto Paredes
  Guatemala
30:38.28A
110 metres hurdles Anthony Knight
  Jamaica
14.29A Roberto Carmona
  Mexico
14.66A Armando Jiménez
  Mexico
15.23A
400 metres hurdles Domingo Cordero
  Puerto Rico
49.12A CR Mark Thompson
  Jamaica
51.52A Raúl Huitrón
  Mexico
51.60A
3000 metres steeplechase Adalberto Vélez
  Mexico
9:00.20A Héctor Arias
  Mexico
9:12.10A Dagoberto Yumán
  Panama
9:41.70A
4 × 100 metres relay   Mexico
Eduardo Nava
Genaro Rojas
Jaime López
Herman Adam
39.99A   Jamaica 40.33A   Barbados 40.59A
4 × 400 metres relay   Bahamas 3:06.08A   Mexico
Raymundo Escalante
Eduardo Nava
Juan Josué Morales
Juan Jesús Guttiérez
3:07.74A   Jamaica 3:08.14A
20 km road walk Alberto Cruz
  Mexico
1:27:09A CR Víctor Sánchez
  Mexico
1:30:10A José León
  El Salvador
1:41:53A
High jump Carlos Arzuaga
  Puerto Rico
2.11A Jorge Martínez
  Mexico
2.05A Alberto Valdéz
  Mexico
1.95A
Pole vault Edgar Díaz
  Puerto Rico
5.39A CR Antonio García
  Mexico
4.90A Guillermo Salgado
  Mexico
4.90A
Long jump Elmer Williams
  Puerto Rico
7.94A Ron Chambers
  Jamaica
7.88Aw Craig Hepburn
  Bahamas
7.71Aw
Triple jump Wendell Lawrence
  Bahamas
16.79A Edward Cruden
  Suriname
15.70A Gerardo Guevara
  Mexico
15.37A
Shot put Francisco Ball
  Puerto Rico
17.50A Carlos Rodríguez
  Mexico
14.93A Jaime Comandari
  El Salvador
14.80A
Discus throw Herbert Rodríguez
  El Salvador
46.46A Francisco Ayala
  Mexico
44.74A Dave Grant
  Jamaica
42.04A
Hammer throw Guillermo Guzmán
  Mexico
64.58A Julián Núñez Ríos
  Mexico
45.62A Daniel Marcial
  Mexico
45.00A
Javelin throw Juan de la Garza
  Mexico
75.78A Martín Castillo
  Mexico
69.92A Kevin Smith
  Bahamas
64.46A
Decathlon José Román
  Puerto Rico
6438A Armando Jiménez
  Mexico
6101A

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Cheryl-Ann Phillips
  Jamaica
11.83A Andria Lloyd
  Jamaica
11.91A Alejandra Flores
  Mexico
12.18A
200 metres Merlene Frazer
  Jamaica
23.63A Vivienne Spence
  Jamaica
24.03A Alma Vázquez
  Mexico
25.08A
400 metres Cathy Rattray-Williams
  Jamaica
53.37A Catherine Scott
  Jamaica
53.39A Jessica de la Cruz
  Puerto Rico
55.38A
800 metres Angelita Lind
  Puerto Rico
2:05.96A Cathy Rattray-Williams
  Jamaica
2:07.43A Irma Betancourt
  Mexico
2:07.44A
1500 metres María Luisa Servín
  Mexico
4:26.98A Angelita Lind
  Puerto Rico
4:31.65A Bigna Samuel
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
4:32.61A
3000 metres María Luisa Servín
  Mexico
9:28.02A CR Benita Pérez
  Mexico
9:51.22A Trinidad Galeana
  Mexico
9:46.98A
10,000 metres Paola Carrera
  Mexico
35:02.10A CR Benita Pérez
  Mexico
35:04.75A Trinidad Galeana
  Mexico
35:31.92A
100 metres hurdles Gillian Russell
  Jamaica
13.99A Dionne Rose
  Jamaica
14.00A Maríana Carmona
  Mexico
15.03A
400 metres hurdles Deon Hemmings
  Jamaica
57.64A CR Kareth Smith
  Jamaica
59.19A Larissa Soto
  Guatemala
59.79A
(NR)
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica 44.54A CR   Mexico
Alma Vázquez
Inés Pérez
Cristina Paniagua
Alejandra Flores
46.57A
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica 3:38.18A   Mexico
Lidia Medina
Erendira Villagómez
Violeta Navarro
Alejandra Quintanar
3:48.16A
10,000 m track walk María Colín
  Mexico
49:15.94A Eva Machuca
  Mexico
50:02.72A Rosario Sánchez
  Mexico
51:45.99A
High jump Cristina Fink
  Mexico
1.86A Judy McDonald
  Bahamas
1.76A Rita Solís
  Mexico
1.70A
Long jump Flora Hyacinth
  U.S. Virgin Islands
6.65A =CR Dionne Rose
  Jamaica
6.08A Solange Ostiana
  Netherlands Antilles
6.04Aw
Shot put Lilliam Rivera
  Puerto Rico
14.08A Rosa Salas
  Mexico
12.93A Dulce Flores
  Mexico
11.96A
Discus throw Lilliam Rivera
  Puerto Rico
48.52A Laura Aguiñaga
  Mexico
45.06A Verónica Peña
  Mexico
42.58A
Javelin throw Laverne Eve
  Bahamas
47.60A Martha Blanco
  Mexico
42.56A Carolina Valenzuela
  Mexico
41.68A
Heptathlon Larissa Soto
  Guatemala
4591A NR Silvia Barreto
  Mexico
4231Aw Lourdes Villanueva
  Mexico
3957Aw

A = affected by altitude

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (MEX)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  MEX*12252158
2  JAM1210325
3  PUR91111
4  BAH3227
5  GUA1034
6  BAR1023
  ESA1023
8  ISV1001
9  DMA0101
  SUR0101
11  AHO0011
  PAN0011
  VIN0011
Totals (13 nations)404037117

See alsoEdit

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