As we’re used to, Latinos stand out in Tokyo 2020 however now within the Paralympic Video games. The international locations that stood out probably the most are Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico and Colombia within the final day.
Cuban athletics determine Omara Duran gained his sixth gold medal on the Paralympic Video games after successful the 400-meter last within the T12 class, which is for athletes with profound imaginative and prescient issues.
The Cuban star is 29 years previous, since 2011 he has not misplaced the Paralympic title. She gained the medal with a time of 52.58, it was sufficient to win the race however to not break the report that she had set in September 2016 when she competed in Rio de Janeiro.
He nonetheless has to compete within the semifinal and qualifying of the 100 meters.
Robiel Sol Cervantes obtained his first gold medal within the T26 class, his bounce was 7.46 meters. Robiel is simply 18 years previous, the younger man gave the shock in these Paralympic Video games since his greatest mark was 6.77 meters.
The Costa Rican Sherman Guity achieved the silver medal within the last of 100 meters T64 with a time of 10.78, on this means he achieved his greatest time to date and in the identical means the primary medal for Costa Rica in its historical past of the Paralympic Video games.
Sherman Guity had suffered a severe accident in 2017 the place his left leg needed to be amputated. Sherman thought that he wouldn’t compete once more, with nice braveness and a great restoration he started his profession as a parathlete. On this means I obtain glory on August 30.
José Rodolfo Chessani Mexican athlete gained the gold medal within the 400 meter race T38.
Colombian Carlos Daniel Serrano gained the gold medal within the 100-meter breaststroke SB7, the silver medal within the 50-meter freestyle S7 and the bronze medal within the 200-meter medley SM7.
Mexican José Arnulfo Castorena gained the gold medal within the 50 meter backstroke SB2.
Jesús Hernández received the bronze medal within the 50 meter backstroke SB3 representing Mexico.
Nely Miranda Herrera gained the bronze medal in 50 meters SB3, additionally the Mexican will get her fourth medal of her profession.
Brazilian Maria Carolina Gomes gained the bronze medal within the S12 100m freestyle and after that the silver medal within the 4X100 blended freestyle relay. Within the blended relays she was accompanied by Wendell Bellarmino, Douglas Matera and Lucilene da Silva.
Brazilian Gabriel Bandeira gained silver within the 200 meter medley SM14.
Mariana Ribeiro took third place within the S9 100m freestyle representing Brazil.
The Latin medal desk
The Latin medal desk is led by Brazil with; 15 gold, 12 silver and 21 bronze medals. In second place Colombia with; three gold, 7 silver and 10 bronze. Right here is the record of different Latinos;
- Mexico – 5 gold medal – 1 silver medal – eight bronze medal.
- Venezuela – 2 gold medal – 2 silver medal – 2 bronze medal.
- Chile – 2 gold medal – 2 silver medal.
- Cuba – 2 gold medal – 1 silver medal – 1 bronze medal.
- Argentina – 1 silver medal – 2 bronze medal.
- Ecuador – 1 gold medal – 1 bronze medal.
- Costa Rica – 1 silver medal.
- El Salvador – 1 bronze medal.