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RUBIO GUERRA Cesar
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Cuba   
GenderMen
Age39
Place of BirthSagua la Grande, CUB
Weight 53 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Further Personal Information
Residence
Villa Clara, CUB
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to channel his frustration into something positive.
Club / Team
Villa Clara Province: Cuba
Name of coach
Angel Reinaldo Serrano Lopez [club]
General Interest
Injuries
Fistula surgery in early 2008 prevented him from training for a month. (vanguardia.co.cu, 26 Aug 2008)
Awards and honours
In 2015 he was named the Most Outstanding Male Athlete in Villa Clara, Cuba. (cmhw.cu, 22 Oct 2015)
Impairment
At age 13 his spinal cord was affected by a neurological condition named transverse myletis, which resulted in paraplegia. (Athens, 13 Aug 2004; vanguardia.co.cu, 26 Aug 2008)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2004 52kg 130.0
10 2008 52kg 135.0
9 2012 52kg 143
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2019 54kg 145