Lecabela Quaresma (born 26 December 1989 in Água Grande) is a Portuguese track and field athlete who competes in the 100 metres hurdles and the combined events.[1]

Earlier in her career she represented her birth country, São Tomé and Príncipe. She competed for that country in the 100 m hurdles event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She was the flag bearer of São Tomé and Príncipe at the opening ceremony.[2]

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  São Tomé and Príncipe
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 39th (h) 100 m hurdles 14.81 s (+1.2 m/s)
2009 Lusophony Games Lisbon, Portugal 100 m hurdles DNF
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 4:06.14
4th Triple jump 13.07
2012 African Championships Porto Novo, Benin 14th (h) 100 m hurdles 15.59 s
6th Triple jump 13.25 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 42nd (h) 100 m hurdles 14.56 s
Representing  Portugal
2014 Ibero-American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 3rd Heptathlon 5574 pts
2016 Ibero-American Championships Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 4th Heptathlon 5726 pts
2017 European Indoor Championships Belgrade, Serbia 7th Pentathlon 4444 pts
World Championships London, United Kingdom 22th Heptathlon 5788 pts
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 8th Pentathlon 4424 pts


  1. ^ Lecabela Quaresma profile at IAAF
  2. ^ Staff (27 July 2012). "London 2012 Opening Ceremony - Flag Bearers" (PDF). Olympics. Retrieved 11 August 2012.