Inês Henriques

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Inês Henriques
Personal information
Born (1980-05-01) May 1, 1980 (age 34)
Height 1.56 m (5 ft 1 12 in)
Weight 46 kg (101 lb)
Country  Portugal
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 20km Race Walk

Inês Henriques (born 1 May 1980 in Santarém) is a Portuguese race walker. Internationally, she has won bronze medals at the 2010 IAAF World Race Walking Cup and the 2010 Ibero-American Championships in Athletics. She represented Portugal at the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics and has competed at the World Championships in Athletics on six occasions from 2001 to 2013.

She won at the Chihuahua meeting of the 2012 IAAF World Race Walking Challenge in March.[1]


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
2000 European Race Walking Cup Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany 42nd 20 km
2001 European Race Walking Cup Dudince, Slovakia 25th 20 km
World Championships Edmonton, Canada DSQ 20 km
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 15th 20 km
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 25th 20 km
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 27th 20 km
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 12th 20 km
World Race Walking Cup La Coruña, Spain 13th 20 km
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 7th 20 km
2008 World Race Walking Cup Cheboksary, Russia 19th 20 km
2009 European Race Walking Cup Metz, France DSQ 20 km
World Championships Berlin, Germany 11th 20 km
2010 Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 3rd 10 km
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 9th 20 km
2011 World Championships Daegu, South Korea 10th 20 kilometres walk
2012 Olympic Games London, Great Britain 15th 20 km
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 11th 20 kilometres walk


  1. ^ Robinson, Javier Clavelo (2012-03-04). Sanchez and Henriques repeat, Zepeda completes Mexican party in Chihuahua. IAAF. Retrieved on 2012-04-06.