Venezuela at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

Venezuela sent a delegation to compete at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing.

Venezuela at the
2008 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Venezuela.svg
IPC codeVEN
NPCComité Paralimpico Venezolano
in Beijing
Competitors27 in 6 sports
Medals
Ranked 46th
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Naomi Soazo Judo Women's 63 kg
  Silver Oduver Daza
Fernando Ferrer
Ricardo Santana
Yoldani Silva
Athletics Men's 4 × 100 m Relay - T11-T13
  Bronze Reinaldo Caravallo Judo Men's -81 kg
  Bronze Samuel Colmenares Athletics Men's 400m - T46

SportsEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Jesus Aguilar T53 100m 16.48 11 Did not advance
200m 27.96 7 Q N/A 27.86 7
400m 53.50 10 Did not advance
Jose Camacho T11 100m 12.02 18 Did not advance
200m 24.70 17 Did not advance
Marcos Castillo T52 100m N/A 18.23 5
200m N/A 33.38 8
Samuel Colmenares T46 400m 49.60 3 Q N/A 49.51  
800m 2:01.13 13 Did not advance
Fernando Ferrer T11 100m 11.59 10 q 11.67 10 Did not advance
Rubeng Gomez T46 100m 11.42 13 Did not advance
200m 24.23 20 Did not advance
Willy Martinez T46 100m 11.61 14 Did not advance
200m 23.35 10 Did not advance
400m 50.87 10 Did not advance
Luis Sanchez T13 800m N/A 1:55.98 5
1500m 4:05.04 7 q N/A 4:10.44 9
Ricardo Santana T12 100m 11.50 13 Did not advance
200m 23.32 12 q DNF Did not advance
Yoldani Silva T12 100m 11.65 16 Did not advance
Juan Valladares T54 100m 15.67 21 Did not advance
200m 27.21 22 Did not advance
400m 50.45 21 Did not advance
Oduver Daza
Fernando Ferrer
Ricardo Santana
Yoldani Silva
T11-13 4x100m relay 44.76 3 Q N/A 43.55  

Men's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Oduver Daza F12 Long jump 5.98 - 12

Women's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Tatiana del Carmen de Tovar T12 100m 12.95 6 Q 12.89 7 B 12.99 7
Yadira Soturno T53 100m 18.88 10 Did not advance
200m 35.03 10 Did not advance
400m 1:04.80 9 Did not advance
Irene Suarez T11 100m 13.20 8 B N/A 13.21 8
200m 27.06 6 B N/A 27.61 6
Alberlis Torres T11 100m 13.09 4 q N/A 13.08 4
200m DSQ Did not advance

CyclingEdit

Men's roadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Victor Garrido Men's road race LC3/LC4/CP3 1:39:15 12
Cirio Molina Men's road race LC3/LC4/CP3 1:39:15 16
Men's road time trial LC3 40:02.48 8

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Event Qualification 1st round Final
Time Rank Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Victor Garrido Men's time trial LC3-4 N/A 1:27.1 16

JudoEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Reinaldo Carvallo Men's 81kg   Pominov (UKR)
W 0210-0000
  Ardit (ITA)
W 0011-0000
  Jonard (FRA)
L 0000-1010
N/A   Oga (JPN)
W 1010-0000  
Marcos Falcon Men's 66kg   V Sanchez (CUB)
L 0000–1102
N/A   Harris (GBR)
W 0120-0001
  Kallunki (FIN)
L 0000-1000
Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Event First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Naomi Soazo Women's 63kg Bye   Zhou Q (CHN)
W 1000–0001
  Kivi (SWE)
W 0240-0120
N/A   Arce (ESP)
W 1000-0000  

PowerliftingEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Jose Chirinos Men's 90kg 175.0 7
Nairobys Hernandez Women's 44kg NMR

SwimmingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Pedro Gonzalez S12 50m freestyle 27.79 15 Did not advance
100m butterfly 1:12.80 11 Did not advance
SB12 100m breaststroke 1:25.96 11 Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Belkys Mota S12 50m freestyle 30.28 8 Q 30.43 8
100m freestyle 1:07.11 8 Q 1:07.35 7
100m butterfly 1:13.95 4 Q 1:12.49 5
SM12 200m individual medley 2:52.44 10 Did not advance
Valentina Rangel SM12 200m individual medley 3:23.63 12 Did not advance

Table tennisEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Roberto Quijada Men's singles C3   Robin (FRA)
L 0–3
  Kosco (SVK)
L 0–3
3 Did not advance

See alsoEdit