| Maria Portillo Cruz|
| 1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)|
50 kg (110 lb)
| 10 April 1972 (age 43) (1972-04-10) Apurimac, Peru|María Portillo Wikipedia
María Portillo Cruz (born April 10, 1972 in Apurímac) is a Peruvian marathon runner. Portillo made her official debut for the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, where she placed thirty-second out of fifty-four runners in the women's marathon, with a time of 2:36:50.
Eight years after competing in her last Olympics, Portillo qualified for the second time, as a 36-year-old, in the women's marathon at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She finished the race in thirty-ninth place by two seconds behind Germany's Melanie Kraus, with a national record and a personal best time of 2:35:19.