Raúl Duany Bueno (born 4 January 1975) is a Cuban decathlete, who holds the current Cuban record. After retiring he joined the coaching staff of the Cuban national athletics team. Currently, Raúl Duany Bueno is a gym teacher at the school "Cumbres International School San Javier"(CISSJ) in Zapopan, Jalisco, México.[1]

Raúl Duany
Medal record
Representing  Cuba
CAC Junior Championships (U17)
Gold medal – first place 1990 Havana Heptathlon


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Cuba
1990 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-17) Havana, Cuba 1st Heptathlon 4781 pts
1992 World Junior Championships Seoul, Korea 1st Decathlon 7403 pts
1993 Central American and Caribbean Games Ponce, Puerto Rico 2nd Decathlon 7715 pts
Central American and Caribbean Championships Cali, Colombia 1st Decathlon 7749 pts CR
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal Decathlon DNF
1995 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 3rd Decathlon 7174 pts A
1996 Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 17th Decathlon 7721 pts
Olympic Games Atlanta, USA 26th Decathlon 7802 pts
1998 Central American and Caribbean Games Maracaibo, Venezuela 1st Decathlon 8118 pts
1999 Universiade Palma de Mallorca, Spain 1st Decathlon 8050 pts
Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 3rd Decathlon 7730 pts
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 15th Decathlon 8054 pts
2001 Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria Decathlon DNF
Universiade Beijing, China 1st Decathlon 8069 pts

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  1. ^ Clavelo, Javier (15 July 2005). "Yordanis Garcia - Beijing in his sights after World Youth Best". IAAF. Retrieved 2006-11-27.
  2. ^ Lyons, Andy / Allsport (27 Sep 2000), 27 Sep 2000: Raul Duany of Cuba is ready in the Shot Put Event during the Men's Decathlon at the Olympic Stadium for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia, Getty Images, retrieved 27 March 2012