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Joel Isasi González (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈel iˈsasi]; born July 31, 1967) is a former sprinter from Cuba.

Joel Isasi
Personal information
BornJuly 31, 1967 (1967-07-31) (age 52)
Matanzas, Cuba

He who won an Olympic bronze medal in 4 x 100 metres relay in Barcelona 1992 and a silver medal at the 4 x 100 relay at the 1990 Goodwill Games.[1][2] His personal best of 10.22 (100 metres) and 21.64 (200 metres) was both set during 1995.

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Cuba
1986 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Mexico City, México 3rd 100 m 10.49 A
4th 200 m 21.56 A
World Junior Championships Athens, Greece 26th (qf) 100 m 10.96 (-2.7 m/s)
39th (h) 200 m 22.15 (+1.5 m/s)
4th 4 × 100 m 40.30
1989 World Cup Barcelona, Spain 9th 100 m 10.521
6th 4 × 100 m relay 39.071
1990 Goodwill Games Seattle, United States 2nd 4 × 100 m relay 38.49
1991 World Indoor Championships Seville, Spain 6th 60 m 6.64
Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 4th 100 m 10.51
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 1st 100 m 10.41 (-2.2 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m 39.19
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 3rd 4 × 100 m 38.00
1993 World Indoor Championships Toronto, Canada 5th 60 m 6.61
Universiade Buffalo, United States 4th 100 m 10.17 (w)
3rd 4 × 100 m 39.20
1995 Pan American Games Mar del Plata, Argentina 2nd 100 m 10.23 (w)
1st 4 × 100 m 38.67
World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 6th (sf) 100 m 10.22 (+1.8 m/s)
4 × 100 m DQ

1Representing the Americas

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Joel Isasi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 21 November 2011.
  2. ^ Janofsky, Michael (July 27, 1990). "U.S. Team Winner In Relays". The New York Times. Retrieved 22 November 2011.

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