Iñaki Gomez

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Iñaki Gomez
Personal information
Nationality  Canada
Born (1988-01-16) 16 January 1988 (age 27)
Mexico City, Mexico
Residence Vancouver, Canada
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 129 lb (59 kg)
Sport Racewalking
Event(s) 20 km
College team UBC Thunderbirds

Iñaki Gomez-Goroztieta (born January 16, 1988) is a Canadian race walker of Basque descent. He competed in the 20 kilometres walk event at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and finished in 13th place. More recently, he competed in the IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Moscow where he finished 8th place.

In university, Gomez won three NAIA 5000-metre race walk titles (2008-2010) as a member of the UBC Thunderbirds.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Canada
2008 NACAC U-23 Championships Toluca, México 4th 20,000m walk 1:36:08.82 A
2013 Universiade Kazan, Russia 5th 20 km walk 1:22:29
3rd 20 km walk team 4:20:35

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