Puerto Rico at the Olympics
Puerto Rico at the Olympics is a history which began in 1900.
History[change | edit source]
A team from Puerto Rico was first at the Olympic Games in 1948. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then. Puerto Rico has also been in the Winter Olympic Games since 1984, but missed the Games of 2006 and 2010.
List of medalists[change | edit source]
Summer Games[change | edit source]
|Bronze||Juan Venegas||1948 London||Boxing||Men's bantamweight|
|Bronze||Orlando Maldonado||1976 Montreal||Boxing||Men's light flyweight|
|Silver||Luis Ortiz||1984 Los Angeles||Boxing||Men's lightweight|
|Bronze||Arístides González||1984 Los Angeles||Boxing||Men's middleweight|
|Bronze||Aníbal Acevedo||1992 Barcelona||Boxing||Men's welterweight|
|Bronze||Daniel Santos||1996 Atlanta||Boxing||Men's welterweight|
|Bronze||Javier Culson||2012 London||Athletics||Men's 400 metres hurdles|
|Silver||Jaime Espinal||2012 London||Wrestling||Freestyle 84kg|
Related pages[change | edit source]
References[change | edit source]
- "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
Other websites[change | edit source]
- "Comité Olímpico de Puerto Rico". International Olympic Committee. http://www.olympic.org/puerto-rico. Retrieved 2011-07-12.
- Puerto Rico profile at London2012.com