Find the best quotes by Alberto Juantorena.
We do not use managers, we are the representatives of our athletes, and that is why I am deeply involved in athletics, I follow our…
If we carry on filling up the calendar, we keep on pushing the athlete, we shorten the athletes longevity. The risk is to shorten a…
I am always fighting inside the Council to get the message across that at each competition venue, we should send somebody to inspect and to…
We want to make sure our athletes have a future once their athletics careers are over.
We need to be aware of all aspects: To check how they travel, how they eat, the competition conditions.
Then I received support from the Government to compete for my country, and to represent Cuba in competition.
I run in practically every single road race in my country, 5k, 10k just to promote the sport.
I love music, and outside of work my family keeps me very busy, I have five children to keep track of.
The most important part of this is to prepare the athlete for life in general and then be able to compete.
We are just not made up to be middle distance runners.
In Cuba we use our champions to promote the sport.
And then you have the responsibility and the duty of being good examples to youngsters, not smoke, training hard, go to bed early, don’t drink…
I got involved in athletics during physical education lessons at school.
We want to promote the great qualities of athletics – and maintain its integrity – all over the world.
Be very strong… be very methodical in your life if you want to be a champion.
My main point in this regard was to compete for my country and my people and to receive the support of the entire Cuban society,…
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