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1996 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships in Athletics

The 12th Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships was held in San Salvador, El Salvador, between 14–16 July 1996.

XII Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships
Host citySan Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador
Date(s)14–16 July
LevelJunior and Youth
Participationabout 524
(293 junior,
231 youth) athletes from
20 nations
Events78
(41 junior,
37 youth)

Contents

Medal summaryEdit

Medal winners are published by category: Junior A, Male,[1] Junior A, Female,[2] and Junior B.[3] Complete results can be found on the World Junior Athletics History website.[4]

Male Junior A (under 20)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(1.4 m/s)
  Roy Bailey (JAM) 10.52   Oscar Meneses (GUA) 10.69   Dominic Demeritte (BAH) 10.73
200 metres
(1.0 m/s)
  Misael Ortíz (CUB) 21.04   Dominic Demeritte (BAH) 21.23   Roy Bailey (JAM) 21.25
400 metres   Rohan McDonald (JAM) 46.67   Avard Moncur (BAH) 47.09   Carlos Santa (DOM) 47.19
800 metres   Rubén Ortiz (MEX) 1:53.05   Johan Valdéz (CUB) 1:53.91   Dwayne Miller (JAM) 1:54.28
1500 metres   Mauricio Zapata (MEX) 3:55.63   Luis Arias (MEX) 3:55.73   Johan Valdéz (CUB) 4:00.73
5000 metres   David Galindo (MEX) 14:23.66   Juan Peralta (MEX) 14:41.32   Roy Vargas (CRC) 15:41.27
10,000 metres   David Galindo (MEX) 29:59.00   Francisco Mondragón (MEX) 30:25.20   Roy Vargas (CRC) 31:49.80
3000 metres steeplechase   Yacel Noa (CUB) 9:18.78   Alexander Greaux (PUR) 9:25.72   Abel Medina (MEX) 9:28.32
110 metres hurdles
(1.8 m/s)
  Yoel Hernández (CUB) 14.16   Carlos Patterson (CUB) 14.22   Stephen Jones (BAR) 14.26
400 metres hurdles   Kurt Duncan (JAM) 52.90   Robín Osorio (CUB) 53.79   Edwin Esparra (PUR) 54.01
High jump   Ryan Chambers (JAM) 2.05   Luis Soto (PUR) 2.05   Joel López (MEX) 2.00
Pole vault   Amaury Fernández (CUB) 4.80   Makirk Ramos (PUR) 4.70   Arturo Perea (PUR) 4.30
Long jump   Joan Lino Martínez (CUB) 7.46   René Hernández (CUB) 7.38   Luis Soto (PUR) 7.25
Triple jump   Michael Calvo (CUB) 16.47   Allen Mortimer (BAH) 16.40   René Hernández (CUB) 15.78
Shot put   Ahville Black (JAM) 14.20   Ricardo Despaigne (CUB) 13.73   Jesús Martínez (MEX) 13.56
Discus throw   Frank Casañas (CUB) 53.08   Daikel Flores (CUB) 51.96   Ahville Black (JAM) 47.26
Hammer throw   Yosmel Montes (CUB) 65.88   Abdul Munguía (CUB) 55.32   Carlos Valencia (MEX) 53.24
Javelin throw   Yoverlandi Suárez (CUB) 66.92   Coyotito Gray (BAH) 59.42   Jonathan Ramírez (MEX) 56.40
Decathlon   José Moreno (CUB) 6481   Alexander Copello (CUB) 6102   Rolando Ubarri (PUR) 5964
10,000 metres track walk   Arturo Chora (MEX) 43:59.23   Loisel Gutiérrez (MEX) 45:49.11   David Reyes (GUA) 47:33.56
4 × 100 metres relay   Cuba
Joan Lino Martínez
Grabiel González
Martínez
Misael Ortíz
40.11   Jamaica
Roy Bailey
David Spencer
S. Newton
Russell Brown
41.00   Bahamas
Dominic Demeritte
Agarette Evans
Osbourne Moxey
Avard Moncur
41.51
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Ainsley Waugh
Michael Campbell
Kurt Duncan
Rohan McDonald
3:09.67   Dominican Republic
Carlos Santa
Charly Reyes
Didris Contreras
Oscar Valdés
3:13.99   Puerto Rico
Luis Daniel Soto
Brian Arden
Jesús Feliciano
Miguel Cosme
3:15.83

Female Junior A (under 20)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(0.7 m/s)
  Sonia Williams (ATG) 11.49   Saran Patterson (JAM) 11.56   Yoryet Frómeta (CUB) 11.68
200 metres
(0.6 m/s)
  Sonia Williams (ATG) 23.96   Yoryet Frómeta (CUB) 24.28   Tanya Oxley (BAR) 24.56
400 metres   Mairelín Fuentes (CUB) 54.63   Yudalis Díaz (CUB) 54.87   Sherlene Williams (BAR) 55.45
800 metres   Mairelín Fuentes (CUB) 2:08.80   Ana Guevara (MEX) 2:09.80   Yanelis Lara (CUB) 2:10.70
1500 metres   Yanelis Lara (CUB) 4:30.10   Mónica Martell (MEX) 4:30.61   Karla Betancourt (MEX) 4:30.67
5000 metres   Mónica Martell (MEX) 17:28.53   Evelyn Rojas (CRC) 17:36.03   Fanny González (DOM) 17:47.47
100 metres hurdles
(0.8 m/s)
  Katia Brito (CUB) 14.00   Nohadis Ferrera (CUB) 14.54   Ayanna Buchannon (JAM) 14.77
400 metres hurdles   Yasnay Lescay (CUB) 58.62   Tanya Jarrett (JAM) 59.51   Nerelis Rodríguez (CUB) 60.16
High jump   Yasnay Lescay (CUB) 1.80   Yanisleidi Fernández (CUB) 1.77   Keisha Spencer (JAM) 1.71
Long jump   Dolette Blake (JAM) 6.07   Michelle Baptiste (LCA) 5.99   Niurka Barthelemy (CUB) 5.76
Triple jump   Rachel Spencer (CUB) 12.89   Yaquelín Iglesias (CUB) 12.51   Christine Brown (JAM) 12.44
Shot put   Misleydis González (CUB) 14.54   Antuanett Depestre (CUB) 14.22   Doris Thompson (BAH) 13.98
Discus throw   Yania Ferrales (CUB) 48.54   Yuneidis Bonne (CUB) 46.26   Doris Thompson (BAH) 41.86
Hammer throw   Violeta Guzmán (MEX) 51.46   Alberta González (MEX) 40.00   Selene Girón (DOM) 33.22
Javelin throw   Osleidys Menéndez (CUB) 59.98   Nora Bicet (CUB) 53.64   Marisela Robles (DOM) 49.06
Heptathlon   Sheila Acosta (PUR) 4749   Yudelis Castañeda (CUB) 4699   Yamilé Paumier (CUB) 4605
5000 metres track walk   Abigail Sáenz (MEX) 23:30.88   Misleidis Vargas (CUB) 24:36.12   Mayra Estrada (PUR) 27:21.33
4 × 100 metres relay   Cuba
Yudalis Díaz
Nohadis Ferrera
Katia Brito
Prometa
46.25   Puerto Rico
Colón
Heysha Ortíz
Jennifer Caraballo
Zuleika Almodóvar
47.05   Dominican Republic
Peña
Pérez
Santa Medina
Nivar
47.37
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Mashire Harrison
Michelle Burgher
Tamara Edgar
Aleen Bailey
3:41.99   Mexico
Ana Guevara
Dulce María Cruz
Renata Pérez
Sheila Ramírez
3:47.96   Barbados
Tanya Oxley
Nathalie Smith
Julia Lewis
Sherlene Williams
3:48.76

Male Junior B (under 17)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(1.3 m/s)
  Joseph Colville (CRC) 10.92   José Meneses (GUA) 11.00   Yoel Baéz (DOM) 11.12
200 metres
(-0.6 m/s)
  Joseph Colville (CRC) 22.09   Jesús Torres (PUR) 22.20   José Meneses (GUA) 22.22
400 metres   Carlon Harrison (JAM) 48.62   O'Neil Wright (JAM) 49.38   Santos Mercado (DOM) 49.44
800 metres   Carlon Harrison (JAM) 1:55.64   Heleodoro Navarro (MEX) 1:56.45   Presley Cherubin (BAR) 1:57.70
1500 metres   Heleodoro Navarro (MEX) 4:05.39   Omar Hermes (MEX) 4:06.97   Billy de Jesús (PUR) 4:11.85
3000 metres   Marcelo Neri (MEX) 9:07.30   Freddy Velázquez (GUA) 9:13.95   Michel Sarría (CUB) 9:14.86
2000 metres steeplechase   Omar Hermes (MEX) 6:19.04   Lenín Blanco (MEX) 6:27.58   Ángel Rivera (PUR) 6:28.58
100 metres hurdles
(2.0 m/s)
  Quayne Baccas (JAM) 13.52   Dwight Thomas (JAM) 13.69   Danny Menjivar (ESA) 14.17
400 metres hurdles   O'Neil Wright (JAM) 54.03   Miguel García (DOM) 54.81   Carlos Sánchez (MEX) 54.95
High jump   Kevin Cumberbatch (BAR) 1.95   Jürgen Hagerdorn (MEX) 1.95   Ariel Cintras (CUB) 1.90
Pole vault   William Gutiérrez (CUB) 3.70
Long jump   Maurice Clarke (BAR) 7.21   Aundre Edwards (JAM) 7.10   Dwight Barrett (JAM) 7.09
Triple jump   Maurice Clarke (BAR) 13.90   Alexis Fernández (CUB) 13.87   Julio Gloria (DOM) 13.51
Shot put   Manuel Repollet (PUR) 15.60   Luis Lora (MEX) 15.24   Víctor Bisbal (PUR) 15.21
Discus throw   Loy Martínez (CUB) 47.58   Juan Martínez (MEX) 42.38   Víctor Bisbal (PUR) 40.48
Hammer throw   Karel Falls (CUB) 49.52   Maikel Vidal (CUB) 46.90   Luis Vega (PUR) 46.14
Javelin throw   Elier Duharte (CUB) 55.00   Ruslan Salcedo (CUB) 54.90   Richard Rock (BAR) 51.30
Heptathlon   Alejandro Maldonado (PUR) 4105   Karim Baray (MEX) 4023   Jorge Galván (MEX) 3948
5000 metres track walk   César Cuel (MEX) 23:02.98   Alejandro Reséndiz (MEX) 23:04.34   William Portillo (ESA) 25:04.18
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica
Christopher McKenzie
Clarke
Dwight Thomas
Dwight Barrett
42.39   Puerto Rico
Luis Flores
Ayala
Jesús Torres
Gybson
43.05   Dominican Republic
Yoel Baéz
de la Cruz
Miguel García
Rutinel
43.36
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Carlon Harrison
Montique
O'Neil Wright
Aldwyn Sappleton
3:20.59   Puerto Rico
Luis Flores
Jairo Velázquez
Zayas
Jesús Torres
3:26.24   El Salvador
Francisco Yosihara
Juan Pablo Tutila
Manuel Umaña
Danny Menjivar
3:34.68

Female Junior B (under 17)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(0.7 m/s)
  Aleen Bailey (JAM) 11.75   Marcia Dorsett (BAH) 11.95   Lucyann Richards (BAR) 12.18
200 metres   Aleen Bailey (JAM) 24.50   Lucyann Richards (BAR) 24.78   Keisha Robb (JAM) 24.95
400 metres   Keisha Downer (JAM) 55.53   Ronetta Smith (JAM) 56.13   Zolveik Ruíz (PAN) 57.35
800 metres   Niuvis Pie (CUB) 2:14.34   Yaima Millares (CUB) 2:16.31   Fabiola Sáenz (MEX) 2:16.48
1200 metres   Niuvis Pie (CUB) 3:31.04   Yaima Millares (CUB) 3:34.96   Fabiola Sáenz (MEX) 3:40.04
100 metres hurdles
(-0.2 m/s)
  Yusleidis Chacón (CUB) 14.25   Natalie Dawkins (JAM) 14.29   Yanina Semanat (CUB) 14.47
300 metres hurdles   Yaniuska Pérez (CUB) 42.71   Andrea Bliss (JAM) 43.28   Jaeli Najar (MEX) 44.70
High jump   Lizette Castillo (MEX) 1.65   Celly Martínez (MEX) 1.65   Shelly-Ann Gallimore (JAM) 1.65
Long jump   Andrea Bliss (JAM) 5.49   Mauralis Tachel (CUB) 5.41   Erika Escalante (MEX) 5.25
Shot put   Yaima Castro (CUB) 12.55   Tania Bell (CUB) 11.70   Rocío González (MEX) 11.64
Discus throw   Yaima Castro (CUB) 38.02   Mitzel Pérez (MEX) 34.92   Nahomy Pérez (PUR) 34.80
Javelin throw   Tania Bell (CUB) 42.06   Leida Paulino (DOM) 39.70   Karina Castañeda (MEX) 35.28
Pentathlon   Solángel Rubio (MEX) 3243   Damaris Diana (PUR) 3158   Dianelis Delís (CUB) 3145
4000 metres Track Walk   Natalia García (MEX) 21:31.1   Vianey Pedraza (MEX) 22:03.4   Alejandra León (ESA) 23:15.5
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica
Aleen Bailey
Keisha Robb
Kareecia Thompson
Veronica Campbell
46.31   Cuba
Yaniuska Pérez
Yusleidis Chacón
Yaniro
Miladis Lazo
47.98   Mexico
Amiel Ruíz
Erika Escalante
Ruth Grajeda
Astrid Stoopen
48.21
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Keasha Downer
Robathon
Andrea Bliss
Ronetta Smith
3:45.51   Barbados
Sheena Gooding
Renee Layne
Lucy-Ann Richards
Letitia Gilkes
3:55.00   Mexico
Fabiola Sáenz
Michelle Barraza
Jaeli Najar
Ana Medina
3:57.53

Medal table (unofficial)Edit

  *   Host nation (El Salvador)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Cuba (CUB)33261170
2  Jamaica (JAM)209938
3  Mexico (MEX)15191650
4  Puerto Rico (PUR)381223
5  Barbados (BAR)32712
6  Costa Rica (CRC)2125
7  Antigua and Barbuda (ATG)2002
8  Bahamas (BAH)0549
9  Dominican Republic (DOM)03912
10  Guatemala (GUA)0325
11  Saint Lucia (LCA)0101
12  El Salvador (ESA)*0044
13  Panama (PAN)0011
Totals (13 nations)787777232


Participation (unofficial)Edit

Anguilla and Aruba competed for the first time at the championships. Detailed result lists can be found on the World Junior Athletics History website.[4] An unofficial count yields a new record number of about 524 athletes (293 junior (under-20) and 231 youth (under-17)) from about 20 countries:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CENTRAL AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (UNDER 20 MEN)", Athletics Weekly, archived from the original on December 24, 2010, retrieved August 7, 2011
  2. ^ "CENTRAL AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (UNDER 20 WOMEN)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved August 7, 2011
  3. ^ "CENTRAL AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (UNDER 17)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved August 7, 2011
  4. ^ a b World Junior Athletics History, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), retrieved October 6, 2011

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