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Leyla Chihuán

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Nickname  Ley
Name  Leyla Chihuan
Party  Fuerza 2011
Current club  retired
Weight  66 kg
Block  296 cm (117 in)
Height  1.83 m
Spike  306 cm (120 in)
Role  Olympic athlete

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Full name  Leyla Felicita Chihuan Ramos
Born  September 4, 1975 (age 40) Lima, Peru (1975-09-04)
Olympic medals  Volleyball at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Women\'s tournament
Similar People  Natalia Malaga, Milagros Moy, Elena Keldibekova, Rosa Garcia, Sara Joya

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Leyla Felicita Chihuán Ramos (born September 4, 1975 in Lima) is a former female volleyball player from Peru, of Quechua and Afro-Peruvian descent, who twice represented her native country at the Summer Olympics. In 2011, she entered politics, becoming a Congresswoman.


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Sports career

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She was the captain of the Peruvian volleyball national team from 2005 to 2010 2006 FIVB Women's World Championship.

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She has played in several teams in Spain and Italy.

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Playing in Chiapas, Mexico with her National Senior Team, she won the Best Blocker award and the silver medal at the 2010 Final Four Cup.

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Chihuán stated during the 2010 FIVB Women's World Championship that it would be her last tournament with her team and that she would step down as player and captain. After Peru's final match against China she told reporters in interviews that she did not leave because of some physical or age related issue but due to "circumstances" that she could not control.


  • Winiary Kalisz (1997-1999)
  • CV Benidorm (2005-2007)
  • CV Miranda (2008-2009)
  • Regatas Lima (2009-2010)
  • Universidad César Vallejo (2013-2014)
  • Political career

    In 2011, Leyla Chihuán was elected to the Congress of Peru on the list of the fujimorist Fuerza 2011 party, representing the city of Lima. She is one of four female ex-volleyball players serving in Congress for the 2011-2016 term.


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  • 1996 Olympic Games — 11th place
  • 1998 World Championship — 9th place
  • 2000 Olympic Games — 11th place
  • 2006 World Championship — 20th place
  • 2007 FIVB World Cup — 11th place
  • 2009 Pan-American Cup — 5th place
  • 2010 World Championship — 15th place
  • Individuals

  • 2009 South American Championship "Best Scorer"
  • 2009 South American Championship "Best Spiker"
  • 2010 Final Four Cup "Best Blocker"
  • Senior team

  • 2005 Bolivarian Games, Gold Medal
  • 2007 South American Championship, Silver Medal
  • 2009 South American Championship, Bronze Medal
  • 2010 Women's Pan-American Volleyball Cup, Silver Medal
  • 2010 Final Four Women's Volleyball Cup, Silver Medal
  • References

    Leyla Chihuán Wikipedia