Carlos Silva (hurdler)

Carlos Alberto da Silva (born 8 June 1974) is a retired Portuguese athlete who specialized in the 400 metres hurdles.

He finished fourth at the 1998 European Championships. He also competed at the 1994 European Championships in Athletics,[citation needed] the 1995 World Championships,[1] the 1996 Olympic Games,[2] the 1999 World Championships and the 2002 European Championships without reaching the final. His personal best time was 48.77 seconds, achieved in August 1999 in Zürich.[1]

During the indoor season he competed in the 400 metres. He finished fifth at the 1995 World Indoor Championships[1] and at the 1998 European Indoor Championships.[3] His personal best time was 46.11 seconds, achieved in May 1996 in Lisboa.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Carlos Silva at World Athletics
  2. ^ "Carlos Silva". Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2009.
  3. ^ "1998 European Indoor Championships, men's 400 metres final". Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite. Retrieved 1 March 2009.