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Vanessa CUBILLOS
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC Colombia   
GenderWomen
Born20 Oct 1987 in Cali, COL
Height1.71 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cali, COL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Spanish
Higher education
International Business, Logistics, Marketing - Free University of Colombia: Cali, COL
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 1999.
Why this sport?
She began taking swimming lessons as a child. She was inspired to take up artistic swimming in 1999 after watching a junior competition in Cali, Colombia.
Club / Team
Valle del Cauca Department [COL] / Club Ciudad de Cali [COL]:
General Interest
Hobbies
Watching television. (Cali es deporte Facebook page, 02 Aug 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the team event at the 2018 South American Games in Cochabamba, Bolivia. (Cali es deporte Facebook page, 02 Aug 2020; lostiempos.com, 07 Jun 2018)
Other information
FURTHER EDUCATION
She studied for a master's degree in brand strategy and creative management at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Spain. She has also studied for a diploma in accounting and business management at the National Autonomous University of Mexico. (Cali es deporte Facebook page, 02 Aug 2020; Facebook profile, 12 Jan 2020; LinkedIn profile, 01 May 2017)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Preliminary round 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Technical Routine 75.000
Preliminary round 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Free Routine 76.780
Preliminary round 2011 Shanghai, CHN Duet Free Routine 77.900