Central American and Caribbean Championships in Athletics

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The Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Championships is an international track and field athletics event organised by the Central American and Caribbean Athletic Confederation (CACAC). Only athletes representing a member nation of the confederation may compete. Started in 1967, the event has been held every two years except for the 2007 edition which was held in 2008 instead.

Editions[edit]

An overview of the early editions of the championships together with a list of the top three performing countries and the outstanding athletes was published.[1]

Edition Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Events
No. of
Countries
No. of
Athletes
Top Nation
1 1967 Xalapa  Mexico 5–7 May Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona  Cuba
2 1969 Havana  Cuba 17–19 August Estadio Juan Abrantes  Cuba
3 1971 Kingston  Jamaica 14–17 July National Stadium  Cuba
4 1973 Maracaibo  Venezuela 26–29 July Estadio José Pachencho Romero  Cuba
5 1975 Ponce  Puerto Rico 6–10 August Estadio Paquito Montaner  Cuba
6 1977 Xalapa  Mexico 5–7 August Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona  Cuba
7 1979 Guadalajara  Mexico 15–17 June Estadio Revolución  Cuba
8 1981 Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic 10–12 July Estadio Juan Pablo Duarte  Cuba
9 1983 Havana  Cuba 22–24 July Estadio Pedro Marrero  Cuba
10 1985 Nassau  Bahamas 25–27 July Thomas Robinson Stadium  Cuba
11 1987 Caracas  Venezuela 24–26 July Estadio Olímpico  Cuba
12 1989 San Juan  Puerto Rico 27–29 July Estadio Sixto Escobar  Cuba
13 1991 Xalapa  Mexico 26–28 July Estadio Heriberto Jara Corona  Mexico
14 1993 Cali  Colombia 30 July - 1 August Estadio Pascual Guerrero  Cuba
15 1995 Guatemala City  Guatemala 14–16 July Estadio La Pedrera  Cuba
16 1997 San Juan  Puerto Rico 26–28 June Estadio Sixto Escobar  Cuba
17 1999 Bridgetown  Barbados 25–27 June Barbados National Stadium  Jamaica
18 2001 Guatemala City  Guatemala 20–22 July Estadio Mateo Flores  Cuba
19 2003 St. George's  Grenada 4–6 July National Stadium  Mexico
20 2005 Nassau  Bahamas 8–11 July Thomas Robinson Stadium 44 29 374  Cuba
21 2008 Cali  Colombia 4–6 July Estadio Pedro Grajales 44 30 383  Cuba
22 2009 Havana  Cuba 3–7 July Estadio Panamericano 46 27 420[2]  Cuba
23 2011 Mayagüez  Puerto Rico 15–17 July Estadio Jose Antonio Figueroa 46 35 449  Jamaica
24 2013 Morelia  Mexico 5–7 July Estadio Venustiano Carranza 44 28 338  Mexico
25 2017  Colombia

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ XXII Central American and Caribbean Track and Field Championships, Havana - Cuba, 2009, History of Athletics in Central American and Caribbean Championships, archived from the original on October 2, 2011, retrieved July 17, 2011CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  2. ^ Clavelo Robinson, Javier (2009-07-06). Culson prevails over Sanchez as six more records fall – CAC Champs Final Day. IAAF. Retrieved on 2009-07-14.

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