Category Archives: Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Cuban Swimmer Lorenzo Pérez Qualifies for Finals at Paralympics

Cuban swimmer Lorenzo Pérez ratified his hope of obtaining his first gold medal in Paralympic Games, after wining in the 100 meter freestyle qualifying event (S6) at the Aquatic Stadium of the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Cuban Sprinter Savón Gives Cuba another Title in Rio

Cuba’s 27 year-old sprinter Leinier Savón contributed the fourth gold medal to his country during the 8th day of the 15th Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Cuban Savón Wins Gold Medal in Hectometer Event in Rio

Cuban sprinter Leinier Savón won on Thursday the gold medal in the 100 meters T12 category, in the athletics competition of the Paralympic Games under way in Rio de Janeiro.

Cuban swimmer Lorenzo Pérez won on Tuesday the sixth bronze medal for Cuba in the 15th Paralympic Games under way in Rio de Janeiro, where only one opportunity remains for him to try to obtain a title for the first time in these Games.

Cuba Wins Two Paralympic Titles in Rio

The Cuban delegation attending the Paralympic Games under way in Rio de Janeiro obtained on Friday its first two titles, thanks to sprinter Omara Durand and judoka Dalidaivis Rodríguez.