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Carlos Vera

Full name: Carlos Vera Guardia
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: August 30, 1928
Country: CHI Chile
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Carlos Vera finished fourth in the 1951 Pan American Games long jump. In the 1955 Pan American Games he finished fourth in the long jump as well as in the triple jump, and fifth in the decathlon. Vera also competed in the 1959 Pan American Games and finished eighth in the long jump.

Personal Bests: LJ – 7.49 (1955); TJ – 15.30 (1955); Dec – 6111 (1953).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 19 London Athletics Men's Triple Jump Chile CHI 23 QR
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Men's Long Jump Chile CHI 14 QR
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Men's Decathlon Chile CHI AC DNF

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Qualifying Round 14 7.07
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Qualifying Round Group B 7 7.07
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Qualifying Round Group B Round 1 7 6.54
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Qualifying Round Group B Round 2 11 6.82 6.82
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Qualifying Round Group B Round 3 NP 7.07

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1948 Summer 19 London Athletics Chile Final Standings 23 QR
1948 Summer 19 London Athletics Chile Qualifying Round 23 13.850

Men's Decathlon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) P(1952T) P(1985HT) P(1985AT) D P(1985T) H
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Final Standings AC DNF
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile 100 metres 3 11.1 11.28 870 786 799
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile 100 metres Heat One 2 11.1 11.28 870 786 799
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Long jump 7 773 6.96 804
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile Shot put 24 387 9.52 457
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Chile High jump 8T 711 585 1.75