Denisse Fajardo

Denisse Fajardo García (born July 1, 1964 in Lima) is a retired Peruvian volleyball player, and a three-time Olympian for her native country. She won the silver medal at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, after playing the Soviet Union in the final.[1][2][3] She also competed at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, where Peru reached the semi finals and lost to the United States, and finally finished in fourth place.[2][3] She was a member of the Peruvian team that won second place in the World Championship in 1982.

Denisse Fajardo
Personal information
Full nameDenisse Fajardo García
NationalityPeruvian
Born (1964-07-01) July 1, 1964 (age 58)
Lima, Peru
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
National team
1980-1993Peru
Medal record
Women's volleyball
Representing  Peru
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1988 Seoul Team
World Championship
Silver medal – second place 1982 Peru Team
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Czechoslovakia Team
Pan American Games
Silver medal – second place 1987 Indianapolis Team
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Caracas Team
Bronze medal – third place 1991 La Habana Team
South American Championship
Gold medal – first place 1983 São Paulo Team
Gold medal – first place 1985 Caracas Team
Gold medal – first place 1987 Montevideo Team
Gold medal – first place 1989 Curitiba Team
Silver medal – second place 1981 Santo Andre Team
Silver medal – second place 1991 Sao Paulo Team

CareerEdit

Fajardo won the 1995 South American Club Championship gold medal playing with the Peruvian club Juventus Sipesa.[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Demisse Fajardo". databaseOlympics.com. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved June 2, 2008.
  2. ^ a b Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Denise Fajardo". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016.
  3. ^ a b Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Denisse Fajardo". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on October 26, 2018. Full name: Denisse Fajardo García
  4. ^ "PERUANAS DEL SIPESA SON AHORA LÍDERES" (in Spanish). El Tiempo. April 7, 1995. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  5. ^ "JUVENTUS SIPESA, EL MÁS ORGULLOSO" (in Spanish). El Tiempo. April 10, 1995. Retrieved January 6, 2018.

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