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Joel Lamela Loaces (born January 29, 1971) is a former sprinter from Cuba.

Joel Lamela
Personal information
Full nameJoel Lamela Loaces
BornJanuary 29, 1971 (1971-01-29) (age 48)
Nuevitas, Camagüey, Cuba

CareerEdit

He won an Olympic bronze medal in 4 x 100 metres relay in Barcelona 1992. He specialized in the 100 metres event, and his personal best of 10.53 was set during the 1991 World Championships.

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Cuba
1990 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Havana, Cuba 3rd 100 m 10.61 (-0.1 m/s)
4th 200 m 21.56 (-0.9 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m relay 40.62
World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 20th (qf) 100m 10.72 (+0.5 m/s)
33rd (h) 200m 22.09 (+0.8 m/s)
8th 4 × 100 m relay 40.25
1991 Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 1st 4 × 100 m relay 39.08
World Championships Tokyo, Japan 4th (h) 100 m 10.53
5th (h) 4 × 100 m relay 39.15
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 2nd 200m 21.12 (-2.6 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m relay 39.19
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 3rd 4 × 100 m relay 38.00
1993 Universiade Buffalo, United States 3rd 4 × 100 m 39.20
1994 Ibero-American Championships Mar del Plata, Argentina 1st 4 × 100 m relay 39.99
1995 Pan American Games Mar del Plata, Argentina 1st 4 × 100 m relay 38.67
World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 4 × 100 m relay DSQ

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