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Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics

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The Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Championships is an international track and field athletics event organised by the Central American and Caribbean Athletic Confederation (CACAC). Only athletes representing a member nation of the confederation may compete. Started in 1967, the event has been held every two years except for the 2007 edition which was held in 2008 instead.

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EditionsEdit

An overview of the early editions of the championships together with a list of the top three performing countries and the outstanding athletes was published.[1]

Edition Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Events
No. of
Countries
No. of
Athletes
Top Nation
1 1967 Xalapa   Mexico 5–7 May Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona   Cuba
2 1969 Havana   Cuba 17–19 August Estadio Juan Abrantes   Cuba
3 1971 Kingston   Jamaica 14–17 July National Stadium   Cuba
4 1973 Maracaibo   Venezuela 26–29 July Estadio José Pachencho Romero   Cuba
5 1975 Ponce   Puerto Rico 6–10 August Estadio Paquito Montaner   Cuba
6 1977 Xalapa   Mexico 5–7 August Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona   Cuba
7 1979 Guadalajara   Mexico 15–17 June Estadio Revolución   Cuba
8 1981 Santo Domingo   Dominican Republic 10–12 July Estadio Juan Pablo Duarte   Cuba
9 1983 Havana   Cuba 22–24 July Estadio Pedro Marrero   Cuba
10 1985 Nassau   Bahamas 25–27 July Thomas Robinson Stadium   Cuba
11 1987 Caracas   Venezuela 24–26 July Estadio Olímpico   Cuba
12 1989 San Juan   Puerto Rico 27–29 July Estadio Sixto Escobar   Cuba
13 1991 Xalapa   Mexico 26–28 July Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona   Mexico
14 1993 Cali   Colombia 30 July - 1 August Estadio Pascual Guerrero   Cuba
15 1995 Guatemala City   Guatemala 14–16 July Estadio La Pedrera   Cuba
16 1997 San Juan   Puerto Rico 26–28 June Estadio Sixto Escobar   Cuba
17 1999 Bridgetown   Barbados 25–27 June Barbados National Stadium   Jamaica
18 2001 Guatemala City   Guatemala 20–22 July Estadio Mateo Flores   Cuba
19 2003 St. George's   Grenada 4–6 July National Stadium   Mexico
20 2005 Nassau   Bahamas 8–11 July Thomas Robinson Stadium 44 29 374   Cuba
21 2008 Cali   Colombia 4–6 July Estadio Pedro Grajales 44 30 383   Cuba
22 2009 Havana   Cuba 3–7 July Estadio Panamericano 46 27 420[2]   Cuba
23 2011 Mayagüez   Puerto Rico 15–17 July Estadio Jose Antonio Figueroa 46 35 449   Jamaica
24 2013 Morelia   Mexico 5–7 July Estadio Venustiano Carranza 44 28 338   Mexico
25 2017   Colombia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ XXII Central American and Caribbean Track and Field Championships, Havana - Cuba, 2009, History of Athletics in Central American and Caribbean Championships, archived from the original on October 2, 2011, retrieved July 17, 2011 
  2. ^ Clavelo Robinson, Javier (2009-07-06). Culson prevails over Sanchez as six more records fall – CAC Champs Final Day. IAAF. Retrieved on 2009-07-14.

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