María Caridad Colón

María Colon
Personal information
Full name María Caridad Colón Rueñes-Salazar
Born March 25, 1958 (1958-03-25) (age 62)
Baracoa, Cuba

María Caridad Colón Rueñes-Salazar (born March 25, 1958 in Baracoa) is a former javelin thrower from Cuba who won the gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics, setting a new record.[1]

She lit the flame at the 1982 Central American and Caribbean Games.[2]

International competitions

1Representing the Americas


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