Juan Veloz

Juan José Veloz Dávila (born September 24, 1982 in Mexico City, Mexico)[1] is an Olympic and national record-holding swimmer for Mexico. He swam for his native country at the 2000, 2004, and 2008 Olympics.[2]

Juan Veloz
Personal information
Full nameJuan José Veloz Dávila
National team Mexico
Born (1982-09-23) September 23, 1982
Mexico City, Mexico
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
StrokesButterfly, medley
College teamUniversity of Arizona (U.S.)


At the 2002 Central American and Caribbean Games, Veloz set the Games Record in the 200 fly at 1:58.45.[3]

As of March 2008, he holds the Mexican records in the 200 fly and 400 IM. In 2007 he won bronze medal in the Panamerican Games.


  1. Veloz's bio from the 2008 Olympics website.
  2. Veloz's bio from www.sports-reference.com.
  3. Men's 200 Fly results from the 2006 CACs, showing Veloz as holding the Games Record.

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