Cuban Athletics Federation

  (Redirected from Federación Cubana de Atletismo)

The Cuban Athletics Federation (FCA: Federación Cubana de Atletismo) is the governing body for the sport of athletics in Cuba. Current president is Alberto Juantorena.[1][2] He was re-elected in December 2010.[3]

Cuban Athletics Federation
Federación Cubana de Atletismo Logo.jpg
SportAthletics
JurisdictionFederation
AbbreviationFCA
FoundedMarch 22, 1922; 98 years ago (1922-03-22)
AffiliationIAAF
Affiliation date1924; 96 years ago (1924)
Regional affiliationNACAC
HeadquartersLa Habana
PresidentAlberto Juantorena
Vice president(s)Aurelio Romero
SecretaryJesús Molina
ReplacedUnión Atlética Amateur de Cuba
Cuba

HistoryEdit

FCA was founded in 1922 as Unión Atlética Amateur de Cuba (UAAC) and was affiliated to the IAAF in 1924.[2] UAAC dissolved in 1961, and was replaced by the Federación Cubana de Atletismo.

AffiliationsEdit

FCA is the national member federation for Cuba in the following international organisations:

Moreover, it is part of the following national organisations:

National recordsEdit

FCA maintains the Cuban records in athletics.

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Federacion Cubana de Atletismo, IAAF, retrieved January 3, 2013
  2. ^ a b Federación Cubana de Atletismo (in Spanish), EcuRed, retrieved October 6, 2012
  3. ^ Letter (PDF), CACAC, December 4, 2010, retrieved January 3, 2013