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Rose Mary Almanza

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Country  Cuba
Events  Middle-distance running
Role  Athlete
Name  Rose Almanza
Sport  Athletics

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Full name  Rose Mary Almanza Blanco
Born  July 13, 1992 (age 23) (1992-07-13) Camaguey, Cuba

Almanza takes women's 800m #GuadeloupeMeeting


Rose Mary Almanza Blanco (born 13 July 1992) is a Cuban middle-distance runner who competes in the 800 metres. She represented Cuba at the 2011 Pan American Games and has won medals at the Ibero-American and Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics.

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Born in Camagüey, Almanza ran internationally from a young age, coming fourth at the 2009 World Youth Championships in Athletics before taking the 800 m title at the Pan American Junior Championships. She won at the Barrientos Memorial in March 2010 and followed this with a personal best run of 2:03.03 minutes to take the silver medal at the 2010 Ibero-American Championships in Athletics. She ran a national junior record of 2:02.04 minutes in Havana in July and came fourth at the 2010 World Junior Championships in Athletics.

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In 2011, she improved her record further to 2:00.56 minutes and won her first senior regional medal at the 2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics, placing second in the 800 m behind Gabriela Medina. She came close to a medal at the 2011 Pan American Games, but was edged into fourth place in the final.

Rose Mary Almanza Almanza breaks Ponce meeting record with worldleading

She began 2012 in strong form, taking silver medals in the 800 m and 4×400 metres relay at the Ibero-American Championships. A run of 1:59.55 minutes in Havana was enough to gain her a place on the Cuban squad for the 2012 London Olympics.

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References

Rose Mary Almanza Wikipedia


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