Carlos Zbinden

Carlos Luis Zbinden Brito (born 2 December 1976) is a retired Chilean athlete who specialised in the 400 metres hurdles.[1] He represented his country at the 2000 Summer Olympics without advancing to the semifinals.

His personal best in the event is 49.72 seconds, set in Alcorcón in 1998. This is the current national record.

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Chile
1992 South American Youth Championships Santiago, Chile 6th 300 m hurdles 41.01
1993 South American Junior Championships Puerto la Cruz, Venezuela 7th 400 m 50.76
7th 400 m hurdles 55.38
4th 4x400 m relay 3:19.24
1994 South American Junior Championships Santa Fe, Argentina 1st 400 m hurdles 53.50
3rd 4x400 m relay 3:18.00
1995 Pan American Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 5th 400 m hurdles 53.24
5th 4x400 m relay 3:17.68
South American Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 3rd 400 m 48.88
4th 400 m hurdles 53.59
4th 4x400 m relay 3:16.99
1997 South American Championships Mar del Plata, Argentina 2nd 400 m 47.33
3rd 400 m hurdles 50.11
World Championships Athens, Greece 36th (h) 400 m hurdles 50.42
1998 Ibero-American Championships Lisbon, Portugal 10th (h) 400 m hurdles 50.80
South American Games Cuenca, Ecuador 1st 400 m hurdles 50.1
1999 South American Championships Bogotá, Colombia 4th 400 m hurdles 51.06
Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 9th (h) 400 m hurdles 50.26
2000 Ibero-American Championships Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2nd 400 m hurdles 50.32
2nd 4x400 m relay 3:10.86
Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 45th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.36
2001 South American Championships Manaus, Brazil 2nd 400 m hurdles 50.99
4th 4x400 m relay 3:16.33
2003 South American Championships Barquisimeto, Venezuela 5th 400 m hurdles 52.25
6th 4x400 m relay 2:16.55
2004 Ibero-American Championships Huelva, Spain 7th 400 m hurdles 52.14

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