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Vera Barbosa
Portuguese hurdler

Vera Barbosa

Vera Barbosa
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Intro Portuguese hurdler
Is Athlete
From Portugal
Field Sports
Gender female
Birth 13 January 1989, Vila Franca de Xira
Age 33 years
The details (from wikipedia)


Vera Barbosa (born 13 January 1989 in Vila Franca de Xira) is a Portuguese track and field athlete. She initially competed for Cape Verde, switching to represent Portugal after 2008. At the 400 metres hurdles event at the 2012 Summer Olympics, in the heats she set a new national record with 55.22 seconds.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cape Verde
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 42nd (h) 400 m 58.56
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 16th (h) 400 m 57.55
Representing  Portugal
2009 Lusophony Games Lisbon, Portugal 5th 400 m 54.89
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:37.90
European U23 Championships Kaunas, Lithuania 17th (h) 400 m 54.84
2010 Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 7th 400 m 55.50
6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:39.37
2011 European U23 Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 4th 400 m hurdles 55.81
6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:37.28
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 24th (sf) 400 m hurdles 57.70
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 11th (sf) 400 m hurdles 56.58
14th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:40.79
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 21st (sf) 400 m hurdles 56.27
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 10th (sf) 400 m hurdles 56.33
10th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:35.41
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 24th (sf) 400 m hurdles 57.92
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 33rd (h) 400 m hurdles 57.28

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