Regla Torres

Regla Torres Herrera (born February 12, 1975 in Havana) is a Cuban volleyball player who has won three Olympic gold medals with her first being at the young, for volleyball, age of 17. She has played on the international circuit since she was 14. In 2001, she was recipient of the Best Player of the 20th Century award by the FIVB[1] and was inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame.[2]

Regla Torres
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Personal information
Full nameRegla Torres Herrera
NationalityCuban
Born (1975-02-12) February 12, 1975 (age 45)
Santa Clara
HometownHavana
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Spike331 cm (130 in)
Block315 cm (124 in)
Volleyball information
PositionMiddle Blocker
Career
Teams
Ciudad Habana
National team
1991-2002Cuba
Last updated: March 2010

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIVB. "Best Volleyball Player Of The 20th Century - Female". Retrieved 2010-03-11.
  2. ^ Volleyball Hall of Fame. "Regla Torres Herrera". Archived from the original on 2010-08-22. Retrieved 2010-03-11.

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Awards
Preceded by
First Award
Best Server of
FIVB World Grand Prix

1993
Succeeded by
  Lilia Izquierdo