Diego Palomeque
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Sport Track and Field
Events 200m sprint, 400m sprint
Drug of choice exogenous testosterone
Current Status suspended
Personal Information
Birthdate 5 December 1993
Country Columbia
Hometown Apartadó, Antioquia

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Diego_Palomeque Diego Armando Palomeque Echavarría (born 5 December 1993 in Apartadó, Antioquia) is a Colombian sprinter. He tied Aldemir da Silva Junior for the 200 metres title at the 2011 South American Junior Championships in Athletics.

On 28 April 2012, Palomeque broke the Colombian National Junior Record in the 400 metres with 45.62, thereby also meeting the 'B'-Standard to qualify for the 2012 Summer Olympics. He was initially suspended and later excluded from the games after testing positive for exogenous testosterone.