Cuban monitor and field athlete who competed in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, successful the precious metal medal for the 110 m hurdles. He received his 1st medal in the sixty meters hurdle in the 2006 Globe Indoor Championships. He also received a platinum medal in the 2010 Globe Indoor Championships. He reached his personal greatest for the 110 m hurdles, with a period of 12.87 mere seconds. Swimmer Michael Phelps also competed in the 2012 Olympics.