Javier SOTOMAYOR

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Cuba Cuba
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    13 OCT 1967
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    2718
High Jump Final - Javier Sotomayor (© Allsport)

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
High Jump 2.45 Salamanca (ESP) 27 JUL 1993 WR, AR

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
High Jump 2.43 Budapest (HUN) 04 MAR 1989 WR, AR

Latest Active Season: 2004

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
High Jump 2.16 Lekeitio (ESP) 03 SEP 2004

Outdoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2004 2.16 Lekeitio (ESP) 03 SEP 2004
2001 2.35 Salgótarján (HUN) 26 AUG 2001
2000 2.32 Sydney (AUS) 24 SEP 2000
1999 2.34 St-Denis (FRA) 03 JUL 1999
1998 2.37 Maracaibo (VEN) 20 AUG 1998
1997 2.37 Athina (GRE) 06 AUG 1997
1996 2.33 Atlanta (USA) 18 MAY 1996
1995 2.40 Mar del Plata (ARG) 25 MAR 1995
1994 2.42 Sevilla (ESP) 05 JUN 1994
1993 2.45 Salamanca (ESP) 27 JUL 1993
1992 2.36 Eberstadt (GER) 04 JUL 1992
1991 2.40 Paris-St-Denis (FRA) 19 JUL 1991
1990 2.36 Jerez de la Frontera (ESP) 03 SEP 1990
1989 2.44 San Juan (PUR) 29 JUL 1989
1988 2.43 Salamanca (ESP) 08 SEP 1988
1987 2.37 Athina (GRE) 20 JUN 1987
1986 2.36 Santiago de Cuba (CUB) 23 FEB 1986
1985 2.34 La Habana (CUB) 20 MAR 1985
1984 2.33 La Habana (CUB) 19 MAY 1984

Indoor

High Jump

Performance Place Date
2000/01 2.31 Pireaus (GRE) 21 FEB 2001
1998/99 2.36 Maebashi (JPN) 07 MAR 1999
1995/96 2.38 Liévin (FRA) 18 FEB 1996
1994/95 2.38 Barcelona (ESP) 12 MAR 1995
1993/94 2.40 Wuppertal (GER) 04 FEB 1994
1992/93 2.41 Toronto (CAN) 14 MAR 1993
1991/92 2.34 Berlin (GER) 21 FEB 1992
1990/91 2.34 Osaka (JPN) 11 FEB 1991
1988/89 2.43 Budapest (HUN) 04 MAR 1989
1987/88 2.30 Pireaus (GRE) 20 FEB 1988
1986/87 2.32 Indianapolis (USA) 07 MAR 1987
1984/85 2.30 Paris (FRA) 18 JAN 1985

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.34 Barcelona (ESP) 02 AUG 1992
2. High Jump 2.32 Sydney (AUS) 24 SEP 2000

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.37 Athina (GRE) 06 AUG 1997
1. High Jump 2.40 Stuttgart (GER) 22 AUG 1993
2. High Jump 2.37 Göteborg (SWE) 08 AUG 1995
2. High Jump 2.36 Tokyo (JPN) 01 SEP 1991
4. High Jump 2.33 Edmonton (CAN) 08 AUG 2001

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.36 Maebashi (JPN) 07 MAR 1999
1. High Jump 2.41 Toronto (CAN) 14 MAR 1993
5. High Jump 2.25 Lisboa (POR) 11 MAR 2001

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.40 London (GBR) 11 SEP 1994
2. High Jump 2.28 Johannesburg (RSA) 13 SEP 1998
2. High Jump 2.26 La Habana (CUB) 27 SEP 1992
3. High Jump 2.25 Barcelona (ESP) 10 SEP 1989
3. High Jump 2.28 Canberra (AUS) 06 OCT 1985

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.25 Athina (GRE) 20 JUL 1986

Honours - Grand Prix Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.31 Moskva (RUS) 05 SEP 1998
1. High Jump 2.33 Paris (FRA) 03 SEP 1994

Honours - Golden League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.28 Oslo (NOR) 30 JUN 1999

Honours - Ibero-American Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.30 Medellín (COL) 11 MAY 1996

Honours - CAC Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.37 Maracaibo (VEN) 20 AUG 1998

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. High Jump 2.24 La Habana (CUB) 28 MAY 2001
1. High Jump 2.31 La Habana (CUB) 19 MAY 1999
1. High Jump 2.35 La Habana (CUB) 02 AUG 1998