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Violeta Quesada

Full name: Violeta Quesada Díaz
Gender: Female
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: July 11, 1947 in Santa Clara, Villa Clara, Cuba
Country: CUB Cuba
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Violeta Quesada won gold in the 4×100 metres relay (with Marcia Garbey and the non-Olympians Cristina Echeverría and Miguelina Cobián) and finished seventh in the 200 metres at the 1967 Pan American Games.

Personal Best: 100 – 11.65 (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's 100 metres Cuba CUB 5 h3 r2/4
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay Cuba CUB 2 Silver

Women's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Cuba Quarter-Finals Heat Three 5 11.6 11.65
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Cuba Round One Heat One 3 QU 11.6 11.67

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Cuba CUB Final 2 43.3 43.36 6
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Athletics Cuba CUB Round One Heat Two 4 QU 44.1 44.15